Technology Transactions and Licensing ENERGY AND CLEANTECH

Developing and executing strategic licensing, alliance or joint venture agreements are key components of commercializing your cleantech idea. WilmerHale's technology transaction and licensing lawyers handle many deals for our energy and cleantech clients each year, collaborating closely with lawyers across practices. We help our clients develop an IP strategy and draft and negotiate the following types of agreements:

  • Collaboration and Joint Development Agreements
  • Patent and Know-How Licenses (both In and Out-Licenses)
  • University Patent Licenses
  • Development Services Agreements
  • Joint Ventures
  • OEM, Reseller and Distribution Agreements
  • Sales Representative Agreements
  • Consulting and other Service Agreements
  • Outsourcing Agreements

Our technology transaction and licensing lawyers combine experience, dedication and pragmatism to help our clients define their strategic goals and to implement agreements to help achieve those goals. We pride ourselves on providing the highest level of substantive advice, while balancing that advice with a pragmatic approach to enable our clients to rapidly and efficiently complete transactions that help achieve their vision.

Representative samples of transactions on behalf of our clients include:

  • Drafting and negotiation of collaboration agreements and license agreements on behalf of our client 1366 Technologies
  • Represent Khosla Ventures in the analysis of the technology agreements and licensing issues in prospective portfolio companies

Developing and executing strategic licensing, alliance or joint venture agreements are key components of commercializing your cleantech idea. WilmerHale's technology transaction and licensing lawyers handle many deals for our energy and cleantech clients each year, collaborating closely with lawyers across practices. We help our clients develop an IP strategy and draft and negotiate the following types of agreements:

  • Collaboration and Joint Development Agreements
  • Patent and Know-How Licenses (both In and Out-Licenses)
  • University Patent Licenses
  • Development Services Agreements
  • Joint Ventures
  • OEM, Reseller and Distribution Agreements
  • Sales Representative Agreements
  • Consulting and other Service Agreements
  • Outsourcing Agreements

Our technology transaction and licensing lawyers combine experience, dedication and pragmatism to help our clients define their strategic goals and to implement agreements to help achieve those goals. We pride ourselves on providing the highest level of substantive advice, while balancing that advice with a pragmatic approach to enable our clients to rapidly and efficiently complete transactions that help achieve their vision.

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April 25, 2014

Selected 2014 Strategic Alliances, Joint Venture and Licensing Transactions

Our corporate, licensing, intellectual property and regulatory lawyers have recently handled numerous strategic alliance, joint venture, licensing, collaboration, product development, outsourcing, manufacturing, distribution and similar agreements, including many significant deals that are helping to shape the future of science and technology.

April 3, 2012

Daily Journal Names Firm Among Top 10 in Silicon Valley

July 23, 2010

WilmerHale Ranks Among Vault's Top 20 Law Firms in the Nation for Sixth Consecutive Year

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June 19, 2006

Technology Futures Network

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