Intellectual Property

Handling and managing IP assets is a keystone of the business strategy that will shape the enterprises’ future. Therefore, clients expect their IP lawyers to be fast moving, proactive, creative, and to spot the risks.
Dündar Sır Law Firm’s dynamic and forward-thinking team, which is adequate to satisfy this expectation, is made up of lawyers who have years of experience helping clients protect, manage, exploit, enforce and defend the organization’s intellectual property rights.

We have deep capabilities across all categories of IP litigation and transactional matters, including:
  • Patent,
  • Trademark,
  • Trade dress,
  • False advertising,
  • Counterfeiting,
  • Copyright,
  • Trade secrets,
  • IP due diligence,
  • Licensing in and licensing out of IP rights,
  • IP representations and warranties and due diligence as part of M&A transactions, investment, and financing transactions,
  • Purchase and sale of IP assets including domain names, copyrights and patents.

IP Consultancy
Our clients in the area of intellectual property law ranges from large multinational companies, through to SMEs, start-ups and individual inventors.

Our recent IP consultancy services include:
  • License Agreement between a famous French restaurant chain company and a Turkish company,
  • Software License Agreements between SnI and multiple parties including many renowned brands.
  • License Agreement between a Russian Novikov restaurant chain and its Turkish subsidiary,
  • Mudi, a new fintech service and solution software to Turkish banking and capital markets industries,
  • IP Source Code and License Agreement between a Turkish-based technology company and a German-based company.

IP Litigation
Dündar Sır Law Firm also helps clients protect their intellectual property rights by prosecuting and defending claims of infringement or misappropriation of patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets. We provide reliable advocacy for our clients throughout litigation processes, from pre-litigation assessments to appeals.

Our recent IP litigation clients are as follows:
  • GOQ: Representing a lightening manufacturer from Korea in a significant counterfeiting, trade dress lawsuit.
  • Granitaş: Advising a sector-leading Turkish all-natural stones manufacturer company, on a patent dispute arising out of a purchase of a producing machine,
  • Mumoso Korea: Advising a Korean fashion and lifestyle goods retailer, on a significant counterfeiting dispute.