Chapman Spingola helps clients realize and protect the value of their products and brands throughout the lifecycle of intellectual property assets. Our attorneys regularly represent Fortune 500 companies and private equity firms in intellectual property and technology transactions and agreements involving patents, trademarks, trade secrets, domain names, software, and technology-related services.

Clients value Chapman Spingola’s long-term intellectual property counseling, including IP audits, portfolio evaluations, guidance on protecting a portfolio, competitive landscape analysis, and assessments of existing and potential agreements.

Transaction Experience

We have cultivated our extensive knowledge and problem solving abilities in this area through our experience representing private equity firms and Fortune 500 companies in hundreds of corporate and intellectual property transactions involving patents, trademarks, trade secrets, domain names, outsourcing agreements, distribution agreements, and software and intellectual property licenses, including the following:

  • Technology and software development agreements, including joint and multi-party development arrangements
  • Technology and biotechnology procurement transactions
  • Joint marketing agreements
  • Licensing transactions, including software and patent licensing
  • Distribution and reseller transactions, including OEM and VAR agreements
  • Outsourcing and data processing arrangements
  • Joint ventures and strategic alliances
  • Systems integration
  • Testing, maintenance, and support agreements


  • Intellectual property consulting
  • Patent, trademark, copyright, know-how and software licenses
  • International patent and technology licenses
  • Technology transfer agreement
  • Technology transition services agreement
  • Asset purchase agreements
  • Development agreements
  • Operating agreements
  • Merger agreements
  • Information technology agreements
  • Non-compete agreements
  • Non-disclosure agreements
  • Sponsorship agreements
  • Antitrust consulting
  • Privacy policies and terms of use
  • Website development and hosting agreements
  • Telecommunications contracts
  • Cloud computing and SaaS agreements
  • Technology or software development and integration
  • Intellectual property licensing or acquisition
  • Data licensing
  • Professional services agreements
  • Complex services engagements

Additional Information

For additional information, please contact Mike Fatall or any of the practice members referenced on the team page.