We are a leading and trusted intellectual property advisor to a wide variety of multinationals, indigenous companies, third level institutions and state bodies. Our dedicated Intellectual Property team specialises in protecting, capitalising and maximising our clients’ investments in their IP.
Our global coverage and familiarity with a diverse range of industry sectors sets our practice apart. We have an extensive practice in both non-contentious and contentious IP issues. We are experienced both domestically and across jurisdictions in a range of industry sectors including pharmaceutical, retail, IT and social media, financial services, entertainment and biotechnology. We understand the unique challenges faced by our clients and our leading lawyers consistently deliver innovative and strategic solutions to meet them.
We can assist you in planning, developing and implementing your IP strategy by advising you on the commercialisation, creation, acquisition, protection, exploitation and enforcement of your IP portfolio and if necessary, litigate on your behalf to enforce your rights.
Should you wish to find out how we can assist you and your business please do not hesitate to contact one of the team members listed adjacent.
"experts in their field"
‘professional, engaged and highly capable’
"The lawyers are diligent and thorough, effectively managing all stages of a case."
‘The team gets to understand the business and its objectives and makes sure that legal work is aligned with them. It….gives very practical and pragmatic advice.’
‘gives practical and focused advice.’
Highlights include representing Prepaypower.ie on a crucial passing-off matter and Calor Gas in regard to unauthorised refilling of its cylinders and related infringement issues.
No stranger to the courtroom, Mason Hayes & Curran routinely finds itself on the dockets of many of Ireland’s headline IP cases; passing-off disputes are a particular forte. Its can-do, problem solving attitude resonates in particular with clients across the Atlantic, which it serves through an office in New York; it also has a base in London.
With arguably the most substantial technology-focused IP practice in Ireland, Mason Hayes & Curran is the first port of call for many of Silicon Valley’s most renowned exports. The firm’s investment in this sector is paying dividends, as its expanding team wins a slew of instructions from famous domestic and foreign marques.