Intellectual Property

Akin Gump lawyers provide preventive, pre-litigation, trial and transactional representation on matters pertaining to intellectual property—copyrights, trademarks, idea submission and misappropriation, and licensing. Our advice and representation related to protecting intellectual assets includes development agreements, the acquisition of rights, the licensing of rights, the acquisition of film libraries ranging in size from a few pictures to several thousand and the rights to make sequels, prequels and remakes.