Maintaining a competitive advantage in today’s digitally driven marketplace requires an active online strategy including intellectual property, and tech savvy legal counsel.  Entrepreneurs and companies are able to simultaneously increase public recognition, distinguish their identities, and safeguard their digital assets and valuable proprietary rights. From contract negotiation, to protection of intellectual property and copyrights, to strategy and policy, Melfi & Associates assists individuals and organizations within entrepreneurial industries.

Melfi & Associates understands how legal issues continue to arise surrounding the internet and social networking. We have a proven track record of successfully handling virtually all aspects of an online presence and understand how these matters are handled by the web community at large, courts and in litigation. The experts at Melfi & Associates, not only understand Cyber and Social Media Law, but also understand technology and the backend systems used to drive it. Because we are a niche law firm, we know how to move the ball down the field in an efficient, cost-effective manner.

For intellectual property law, we understand the vital importance of protecting and defending your proprietary rights. Additionally, we know how to commercialize and license proprietary rights. This  may include patents, copyrights, trademarks, trade dress, images, brands, services and domain names of our clients.

For Corporate Law, we understand how to create proactive legal measures for protecting organizations while still providing business development opportunities. Additionally, we have in depth knowledge regarding emerging trends and key topics including freedom of speech, employment, privacy, and copyrights.

For Crowdfunding, we understand the value of being able to raise capital for a project. Our team of experts is able to analyze your project, and assist with the legal services needed to make it a secured reality. There are many types of crowdfunding: these include charity-based, reward-based, and (coming soon) equity-based crowdfunding. Our team can help answer questions and provide services associated with each type.

Melfi & Associates can help your company, in-house counsel or trusted outside firm navigate the challenging issues presented by an increasingly complex online world. From social media policies, end user agreements, privacy agreements and e-commerce/affiliate contracts, we have you covered.