Energy generation and distribution are fundamental to modern society. As the world’s population continues to grow and the planet’s natural resources are consumed, demand keeps increasing for more efficient, cleaner and innovative energy approaches.
The solutions to these demands lie in technological advances in all aspects of the energy chain. That includes extraction and refinement of raw materials, capture and storage of energy, conversion of energy between states, energy distribution and utilisation. Each advancement in technology creates valuable intellectual property. It is therefore vital for continued innovation that IP owners can protect their assets to gain maximum commercial advantage.
Our attorneys and lawyers have expertise in a wide range of energy sectors. These cover various renewable energy technologies, including wind, solar and geothermal energy technology, as well as in nuclear power, oil and gas extraction and refinement, and fuel cell technology. Our attorney teams comprise mechanical, chemical, electrical and electronic engineers with expansive industrial experience. We are also actively involved in various cleantech and other energy industry groups. This ensures we keep abreast of the latest developments and emerging technology in this vital and far-ranging industry.
We can help you secure the best scope of protection available for your valuable energy technology IP and advise how best to leverage your rights for your business. Our attorneys are also experts at providing advice on the scope and validity of competitors’ rights and opinions on infringement and freedom to operate. Our team of lawyers can help you deal with any legal issues which may arise, as well as with licensing and collaboration agreements.