United Law Company

Computer & Software Law

United Law Company (ULC’s) practice encompasses all areas of law pertaining to IT and computer issues, including software licensing, contracts, copyright law, and computer industry employment issues. If your business needs assistance with legal issues relating these areas, our attorneys can effectually assist who focus their practice on the ever-changing IT industry.

ULC attorneys serve vendors, contract workers, general consumers, I.T. professionals, and anyone interested in intellectual property and fair use issues. Our clients include primarily start-up companies at the earliest stages of development, and well-established private companies which have decided to use the Internet and e commerce to expand or enhance their existing business.

In addition to the general corporate representation we provide, ULC aid the clients in properly assessing the laws that affect their industry and the potential risks that abound in cyberspace. In an effort to limit their potential risks, we work with clients and their web developers to ensure such risks are minimized via the use of properly drafted website legal pages, privacy statement, disclosures, and disclaimers. ULC has proven experience in drafting and negotiating all kinds of internet agreements, such as: website development agreements, web hosting and service agreements, co-branding and content agreements, and online terms of use agreements.

ULC’s legal advice is strategic, commercial advice that helps clients in many different IT business situations, such as : technology, software and database development, distribution and licensing agreements, technology transfer, agreements relating to outsourcing, data processing , mergers and acquisitions of technology companies Internet, multimedia, Web site development and hosting, electronic funds transfers and point-of-sale networks, digital security and encryption infrastructures, protecting ownership rights in software or other technology products, advising in the commercialization of technology products and services, advising regarding the proprietary rights of employees or subcontractors, preventing disclosure of confidential information and competition by customers, suppliers or employees, privacy compliance, limiting liability through disclaimers or warranties, advising with respect to source code escrow and trust arrangements, clarifying testing, training and maintenance arrangements, clearing multimedia rights, registering and litigating patents, trade-marks, copyright and integrated circuit topography rights, advising as to wireless technology regulations and licenses, strategic approaches to resolving disputes relating to IT.

We also assist clients in the strategic selection, availability, registration, acquisition, transfer and assignment of domain names; resolution of domestic and international domain name disputes; and Internet Protocol address issues.

Practice Spotlight:

Licensing Agreements;

Software and Web-site Development and Construction Agreements;

Technology Acquisition and Transfer Transactions;

Web-site and E-commerce Hosting Agreements;

Protection, Defense, and Challenges to Internet Domain Name Registrations (cyber squatting);

Computer and Software Malfunction Litigation, Including Breach of Contract, Negligence and Fraud;

Trade Secret and Other Intellectual Property Protection and Litigation

Redressing Defamation and Invasions of Privacy;

Website Advertising and Disclaimers

Area of Practice

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