Intellectual Property

In today’s increasingly knowledge-based economy, ensuring that your intellectual property is protected is essential.

At Gallaway Cook Allan we know that by helping you protect your ideas you can make your business more valuable. We have extensive experience in helping people to ensure that their ideas, branding and innovative developments are protected by law.

Our commercial team is experienced in helping a wide range of clients to protect their property. From individuals looking to ensure their work is covered under New Zealand law and international treaties, through to large corporate clients who want to protect their intellectual property, our expert legal team can give you peace of mind.

We provide legal advice on what constitutes intellectual property including copyright, trademarks and designs. We can help you apply to the Intellectual Property Office to have your brand and designs protected, and can assist you in any disputes you may have. Our team is well-versed in the legal issues surrounding confidentiality agreements, technology licensing and the Fair Trading Act.

Our team can simplify the legal side of things to ensure your intellectual property is protected, so you can focus on the job at hand.