Attorney Protecting Intellectual Property

Intellectual property — trademarks, copyrights, patents, Internet content and technical innovations — can be major corporate assets. They must be protected from business competitors who attempt to misappropriate and exploit them.

Scottsdale Intellectual Property Dispute Attorney
Other forms of intellectual property — trade secrets, customer lists and business practices — can be just as important to the profitability of a company. Many business people do not recognize the value of their intellectual property assets and fail to adequately protect them.

William D. Black is an experienced lawyer who will protect your intellectual property rights in Scottsdale, Phoenix and throughout the State of Arizona. He has advised a diverse business clientele on intellectual property matters for more than 30 years. He has also represented clients in intellectual property litigation and has proven success in this area.

When your ownership of unique business knowledge, intellectual assets and strategies is under attack, get the quality representation you need from The Law Offices of William D. Black.

Innovative, Resourceful and Responsive for More Than 30 Years
We advise and represent clients with businesses of all sizes in matters involving:

  • Selection and registration of trademarks and trade names
  • Applications for copyright protection
  • Resolutions of disputes relating to publicity and privacy rights
  • Drafting and negotiation of software development and marketing contracts Securing of software licenses
  • Counseling on the protection of trade secrets and trade dress
  • Negotiation, enforcement and defense of confidentiality and non-compete agreements
  • Enforcement of intellectual property rights through demand letters, preliminary injunctions, litigation and alternative dispute resolution techniques

We also represent clients in protecting their innovations, including licensing, negotiation of licenses with other parties, and prosecution and defense of infringement charges. Some of these cases become highly technical, requiring that we team with intellectual property specialists. In matters involving patents, we can refer our clients to our “of counsel” patent attorney.

Just as you lock the doors to your business at night, you should also act to protect the value of your trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets and other intellectual property. The Law Offices of William D. Black can help you protect the value and realize the profit potential of all of your intellectual property assets.

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Scottsdale Personal Injury & Accident Claims

If you or a loved one have been injured in an accident caused by someone else’s negligence, the Law Offices of William D. Black, if retained, will work hard to achieve the maximum recovery for you and your family on a contingency fee basis. We are skilled and experienced in evaluating, preparing and prosecuting injury claims.

Scottsdale Personal Injury Attorney
Injury victims often face medical bills, pain and suffering, permanent injury, lost wages, loss of future earning capacity and loss of enjoyment of life. Family members suffer economic loss, mental and emotional anguish and loss of companionship. In the event of wrongful death claims, families are traumatized and torn apart without warning. If you are an injury victim, we can help you through these difficult times. We can also refer you to qualified medical care, in the event you have difficulty finding a doctor on your own. Many of the medical providers we recommend are Board Certified Specialists and will often agree to work on a lien basis.

At the Law Offices of William D. Black, our lawyers have years of experience and proven results. We will work hard to maximize your recovery. Our firm can help you deal with the trauma of the accident. The compensation we obtain for you can make a critical difference for you and your family – by providing the medical care, rehabilitation, and financial award you need to recover and put your life back on track.

When appropriate, we will retain qualified expert witnesses to present and clarify liability, medical, scientific and economic evidence. We treat each client as an individual with unique problems and needs. We will keep you informed concerning the progress of your case as we proceed.

Call us atĀ 602-910-6144 or 888-349-3599 to arrange for a free initial consultation. An attorney at our firm can evaluate your case, explain the legal process, and how we can help you overcome the crisis you face.

Aggressive and Intelligent Representation
The Law Offices of William D. Black provides aggressive representation designed to maximize compensation for victims of:

  • Motor vehicle accidents
  • Slip and fall accidents and Premises Liability
  • Construction and on-the-job accidents
  • Childrens’ Playground Accidents
  • Injuries caused by criminal activity (claims against the perpetrator and other parties at fault)
  • Inadequate Security Accidents
  • Accidents Caused by Defective Products
  • Nursing home neglect and abuse
  • Medical malpractice
  • Birth injuries
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Boating Accidents
  • Dog Bite Attacks
  • Elder Abuse/Fiduciary Litigation
  • Uninsured Motorist Claims
  • Underinsured Motorist Claims
  • Wrongful Death Claims
  • And other acts of negligence

We work hard to obtain the best possible settlement or award. We will build a strong and convincing case designed to obtain justice and maximize the compensation you receive.

We treat each client as an individual with unique problems and needs, and will stand by you throughout the entire process. If you need medical care or therapy, we can direct you to qualified medical providers who can help you. We will keep you informed concerning the progress of your case as we work hard to obtain the best possible settlement or award for you.

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Contract Negotiation and Dispute Law Firm

The Law Offices of William D. Black is an experienced boutique business law firm which has successfully provided business contract review, negotiation, dispute resolution and litigation prosecution and defense to Arizona clients for more than 30 years. Ask us about some of our recent successes.

Scottsdale Business Contract Lawyer William D. Black
Our founding attorney William D. Black understands that the success of your business to a large degree rests upon the artful drafting and effective implementation of your contracts — and your ability to enforce and defend them. Business relationships are built on solid contracts; when a party breaches a contract or there is a disagreement on contractual language or interpretation, you or your company need intelligent, experienced and skillful representation. Contract disputes can occur in many ways: partnership disputes, non-compete agreement disputes, stockholder disputes, employment agreement disputes, business to business disputes, and intellectual property disputes.

The Law Offices of William D. Black counsels business and commercial clients in Scottsdale, the Phoenix metropolitan area, and other cities statewide. We pride ourselves on offering to our clients innovative, resourceful and responsive representation from start to finish. We make sure we are always reasonably accessible to our clients to address and answer their questions and concerns.

Boutique Business Law Firm Protects Your Rights in and Out of Court
Look to us for quality representation with any business contract need, including:

  • Contract review: We carefully examine your contracts in the context of all surrounding circumstances — drafting, reviewing and perfecting contractual language — and work proactively to help you avoid litigation as your business ventures progress. We work hard to define all parties’ rights and duties so there will be no subsequent misunderstandings or disputes.
  • Contract litigation: We assist you with prosecuting contract violations to secure maximum recovery for you and also in enforcing the defense of your contractual rights when contractual agreements break down. William D. Black’s proven skills at mediation, arbitration and alternative dispute resolution can also be of great benefit to our clients in facilitating resolution of disputes. If your case must be resolved through a court trial, we have a proven track record of success. We fight diligently and vigorously for your best interests. We are dedicated to your success. Ask us about some of our recent court successes.

When appropriate The Law Offices of William D. Black team with knowledgeable and dedicated assistants and paralegals to assure optimal results for the client. Our office library is extensive, containing the most up-to-date legal source bank and state of the art computer research tools. We also work with several subspecialty attorneys who serve in “of counsel” roles, and with other forensic investigators and professionals when needed to cover more specialized legal issues.

We provide this exceptional legal service while maintaining a small and personable boutique law firm atmosphere that emphasizes conscientious one-on-one personal service. Your important contractual legal matter will never get lost in the shuffle at The Law Offices of William D. Black.

If you are a business owner, officer or agent in need of skilled legal assistance with contract drafting, review, negotiation or litigation, please contact us for a confidential, complimentary initial consultation at this toll-free number: 888-349-3599. We can help make sure your contracts are clear and effective, and can withstand any challenge.

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