As well as being a lawyer for 30 years, Michael Paterson has a science degree in computer science.  Robin Galpin has been providing trademark advice and related legal services since joining Michael Paterson & Associates 17 years ago.  They love all legal work that involves computers, copyright, trademarks, and other intellectual property (IP), in particular:

  • copyright – licence agreements, contractor and employee IP clauses, assignment of copyright and moral rights, dispute resolution, general advice.
  • trade marks – trade mark applications and the same services as for copyright work.
  • computer-related legal work – website development and hosting agreements, content and portal agreements, registration and renewal of domain name forms, licence and distribution agreements, confidentiality agreements, web site disclaimers and privacy statements, web commerce agreements.