Maschoff Brennan has extensive experience protecting innovative financial service technology; cryptocurrency and blockchain, trading platforms, mobile banking, transaction card systems, payment processing, artificial intelligence, robotic process automation, and more. We handle intellectual property matters and manage IP assets for some of the world's largest eCommerce and financial services companies. We also frequently assist startup companies in developing procedures and strategies for protecting their innovations.

Our experience in the financial services arena, together with our experience with the relevant law, allows us to provide our clients with valuable insights into complex issues, such as evaluating tradeoffs between the various forms of intellectual property protection. Providing a high-quality user experience through technological innovation, and owning and protecting such advancements, is the key to realizing success in the financial services industry today.

Maschoff Brennan provides clients with the expertise needed to understand, own, monetize, and defend the technological advancements that permeate fintech products and services.

Clients in the financial services and eCommerce industries turn to us for:

  • Obtaining patents for new technologies

  • Converting invention disclosures into protectable IP assets

  • Writing opinions and providing ongoing counseling for new and evolving products

  • Asserting IP rights to protect innovations from infringement

  • Defending against accusations of infringement

  • Strategically building and managing patent portfolios

  • Handling regulatory and government-related matters

  • Drafting licenses, transactions, and agreements

  • Counseling on IP management and monetization strategies

  • Providing trademark and copyright services, and advertising protection

  • Advocating our client’s position in post-grant reviews, reexaminations, and reissues