Intellectual Property

Intellectual property is more than the sum of its parts. While product development and marketing represent some of the largest costs for cannabis companies, cannabis products are easily copied by unscrupulous competitors. The role of intellectual property (patents, trademarks, trade secrets, and copyrights) is therefore critical to the success of cannabusinesses.

Hoban Law Group’s intellectual property attorneys bring unparalleled experience to our clients by offering sound legal cannabusiness expertise while also extending the legal boundaries of cannabis intellectual property on an international, domestic, and state level.

HLG strives to protect your greatest assets in the most professional, efficient, and cost-effective manner. Our intellectual property legal team can help with:

  • Strategic Global Intellectual Property Planning
  • Intellectual Property Licensing
  • Patent Filing and Prosecution
  • Trademark Registration, Enforcement and Challenges
  • Copyright Creation, Registration and Management
  • Trade Secret Protection, Maintenance, and Enforcement
  • Intellectual Property Disputes and Litigation

HLG can help you protect your greatest assets in the most professional, efficient, and cost-effective manner. We bring broad and deep experience in the pharmaceutical, agriculture, and biotechnology sectors to bear on securing and enforcing your IP rights, identifying and managing IP-related risks, and crafting a business-driven, cost-effective IP strategy.

As the cannabis industry grows, the value of life sciences intellectual property rights will prove to be highly valuable corporate assets that can increase your company’s valuation, provide negotiation leverage, and create a revenue stream.

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Craig Small - Marijuana lawyer, hemp lawyer, and cannabis lawyer.

Craig Small is a Senior Attorney at Hoban Law Group and is a Past President of the Boulder County Bar Association.


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