Ideas are the springboard and ultimate asset and commodity of any business, whereas promoting, exploiting and safeguarding them is an exceedingly challenging legal endeavour.
Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates L.P.C.’s team of experts in this practice area has extensive international experience in all, contentious and non-contentious, aspects of the broad IP/IT/CT spectrum (Intellectual Property - Copyright - Unfair Competition & Passing Off - Industrial Property - Patents - Utility Models - Trade & Service Marks - Designs - Domain Names - Information Technology - Communications Technology - Data Protection - Media & Advertising - Technology Transfer - Infringing & Counterfeit Products - Customs Surveillance & Intervention - et al).
Leading businesses, including software and technology firms, as well as start-ups, routinely turn to Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates L.P.C. in order to develop or improve strategies for promoting, exploiting and protecting their ideas and products in the international and local markets.
Alongside the more traditional aspects of intellectual property, Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates L.P.C. has developed expert practices in specialist fields, such as electronic communications, pharmaceutical patents, technology transfer & licensing thereof, et al.
In recognition of the firm’s strong IP/IT/CT practice in general, Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates L.P.C. is regularly featured in the top tiers of international IP/IT/CT registers.
In recognition, in particular, of the firm’s strong anti-counterfeiting practice, Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates L.P.C. has been designated the Greek law office of the Counterforce Network, established by the Commercial Crime Division of the ICC.