The Technology Practice Group at Greenbaum, Rowe, Smith & Davis LLP provides comprehensive legal services to technology companies in all stages of growth from formation and financing to public offerings and beyond.
Our Group has represented many new and emerging businesses, several of which have grown to become public companies. Our clients are involved in research, development, manufacturing, supply and sales of technology products and services. We have represented clients in the areas of telecommunications, software, e-commerce and Internet, electronic technology, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology, as well as other technologies.
Because the Technology Group includes business lawyers with seasoned experience in corporate, tax and financing law, we are able to offer our technology clients creative legal solutions to business issues. We understand the diverse needs of clients whose businesses are constantly evolving. As a result, we regularly provide legal counseling to companies in all phases of development. We can give guidance on the legal implications of obtaining sources of capital, prepare technology business plans, and handle matters such as taxes, employee benefits, and public securities law compliance.
Our Group has a recognized capability for handling private and public offerings of equity and debt securities. We counsel clients on the legal process in obtaining financing from "angel" and institutional investors and lines of credit.
Our attorneys routinely represent business buyers and sellers across all industries in mergers and acquisitions. We have handled mergers and acquisitions for computer hardware and software companies, internet businesses, as well as manufacturers, distributors, retailers and service companies of technology products. Our capabilities include the ability to structure and negotiate advantageous business strategies and favorable tax treatments from a legal perspective.
We provide legal guidance in complex business transactions, including strategic alliances and joint ventures. We are equipped to deal with special issues concerning copyrights and trademarks, and are sensitive to the matters of confidentiality and letters of intent.
Our Group provides a full complement of employment related services. We counsel client companies on establishing and administering employee benefits arrangements. We draft employment and shareholder agreements, stock option and equity plans, as well as provisions for confidentiality and covenants not to compete.
Should it become necessary, our trial lawyers are experienced in aggressively litigating a wide range of intellectual property and complex commercial matters that include copyright infringement, trademark, trade secrets, licensing, telecommunications, unfair competition and antitrust disputes.
The Technology Group provides the full gamut of sophisticated legal services demanded by technology companies. Our ability to think "outside the box", and our broad experience in counseling entrepreneurial companies makes us particularly suited to meet the rapidly changing needs of the technology business.