INVENSYNC

InvenSync’s focus is on the most critical business needs of our clients, and our attorneys will make every effort to ensure that our accumulated know-how is provided to our clients at the right time.

 

CAPABILITIES

InvenSync provides one-stop IP service for drafting and filing applications, trials, litigations, technology evaluation, conducting searches, etc. Our attorneys work together across practice areas as integrated, multidisciplinary teams to produce innovative solutions and provide the capabilities necessary to generate great results for our clients.

Patent application, registration and management

InvenSync has one of the most experienced and highly regarded patent practices in the field including filing out-bound cases. All of our members have built their careers in major Korean firms which led the way of Intellectual Property in Korea. Also, our professionals are credited with having played a significant role in the creation of many landmark portfolios in the information technology, semiconductors, mechanical devices and life science industries in Korea.

 

Our patent attorneys are keen filers of patent applications, prosecuting patents across all technologies for clients ranging from large-size corporations to start-ups, with in-depth experience in mechanical and medical devices, computer hardware and software and bio-science and chemical technology.

 

Our area of expertise stands out in responding to Office Actions, Appeals and communicating with our clients. We have a wide experience of various cases including Qualcomm, Samsung Electronics, TOYOTA, Hitachi, NEC, LG electronics, Ebara, National Semiconductor, LAM Research, Intellectual Ventures, MOSAID Technologies, Gilead Science, MERCK, L’OREAL, SHELL International and many others.

 

Also Our members are experienced, skilled drafters in patent prosecution, experts in Korean patent practice acquiring broad claim scopes which henceforth plays a critical role in such as licensing agreement and infringement litigation.

 

Most of all, all our patent attorneys are excellent foreign language performers which enables our clients to communicate directly with the designated attorneys in a most quick and efficient way possible.

김영두

Young Doo Kim

김병철

John ByungChul Kim

홍지훈

Joseph JiHoon Hong

Seung woo Kang

문성진

Sung Jin Moon

이용환

Yong Hwan Lee

장성

Seong Jang

Hyeongjun Park

Trademark Application, Registration and Management

InvenSync deeply understands that trademarks, so called business brands could be the most valuable intellectual property that a company may own.

 

We have attorneys and legal assistants whose practices are solely dedicated to trademark law. Our trademark attorneys have experiences in all aspects of trademark issues, including trademark litigation, unfair competition, counterfeiting, e-commerce conflicts and dilution matters, searching and clearance of trademarks, prosecution of trademark applications, trademark oppositions and cancellations, seizures of counterfeit goods, and Internet domain name dispute resolution.

 

Moreover, InvenSync knows how to help our clients for planning for the future in a number of ways. When launching a new product or branch office in Korea, there can always be a trademark issue. Our attorneys can eliminate those risks on a timely, cost effective manners.

 

InvenSync also has a deep experience in handling counterfeit issues in Korea. Every goods, especially costly articles can be the subject of counterfeit. In order to protect our client’s right immaculately, InvenSync works closely with Korean Intellectual Property Office(KIPO), National Police Agency, and Korea Custom Service to cope with the trademark and design patent counterfeit issues efficiently.

김영두

Young Doo Kim

조윤정

Yun Jung Cho

Technology Transfer

Specialized skills are needed to negotiate a transaction involving the development, purchase, sale, or licensing of technology. Expertise in both intellectual property and commercial law is required, as well as business acumen and knowledge of industry best practices

 

The market size of Intellectual Property transaction is showing a remarkable growth in Korea recently, and InvenSync is a leading pioneer in IP transactions as one of major IP transaction firms in Korea. We have successfully fulfilled a number of prominent IP and technology transaction cases in Korea, recently. Our wide source of IP buying and selling clients, and the remarkable success rate in transaction comes from the solid network covering most of Korean universities, enterprises, and research institutes.

 

Addition to our solid network in Korea, our incomparable strong point arises from the outstanding expertise in both technical and legal insight that no other firms can provide.

 

InvenSync truly understands the needs of buyers and sellers, that enables to find the right opposite party and negotiate to derive out maximum interest.

김영두

Young Doo Kim

홍지훈

Joseph JiHoon Hong

Intellectual Property Litigation

As the importance of Intellectual Property rises in Korea, coping with Intellectual Property infringement is a big issue, especially for foreign enterprises. For foreign enterprises, an Intellectual Property dispute with Korean enterprises can be a long time wasting, causing a great deal of cost for reaching to a settlement. What you need is a litigation team with deep knowledge of both the technology or science at hand and the law in Korea with excellent courtroom skills and negotiation ability. Our attorneys are known for their excellent courtroom skills, their ability to analyze the key issues in a case and develop a novel solution for resolving or winning it, and their depth of experience in industries such as life science and information technology.

 

InvenSync has only focused on intellectual property and that brings a peerless depth to our litigation practice. Our litigation practice covers all aspects of IP disputes, from complex patent litigation and appeals to trademark disputes before the KIPT(Korean Intellectual Property Tribunal). The common thread is that InvenSync brings impressive depth, strategic vision, technical understanding, and legal expertise to each matter. All of our professionals have the technical background and experience to understand the most sophisticated technology and to communicate comfortably and confidently with engineers and scientists.

 

When you are with InvenSync, our entire firm becomes part of your team. All of our expertise, our reputation, and our experience, both legal and technical, are brought to bear in deciding how to approach your case. We begin with frank and honest conversations, careful analysis of the potential risks and rewards, and a mapping of the strengths and weaknesses of your position. Whether the size of the case is small or big, we pour maximum effort and enthusiasm to drive out the best outcome for our clients.

 

Simply stated, a successful litigation outcome is one that meets your business goals in the most cost-efficient manner possible.

김영두

Young Doo Kim

김병철

John ByungChul Kim

홍지훈

Joseph JiHoon Hong

Intellectual Property Advisory

InvenSync is a pioneer in the development of IP licensing in Korea. We focus on helping our foreign clients structuring, negotiating, documenting and closing a wide variety of commercial licensing and related transactions involving technology and intellectual property in Korea.

 

Licensing in Korea requires not only deep understanding in technology and law but also negotiation ability based on cultural understanding. The cultural difference can sometimes cause difficultly in reaching an agreement and lead to frustrating results.

 

InvenSync has a deep and wide experience of fulfilling from non-disclosure agreements, to e-Commerce agreements, software licensing and maintenance agreements, OEM/VAR agreements, patent/trademark/copyright license agreements, and joint technology development agreements.

 

Our professionals fully understand the business and business objectives of our clients, and possess in-depth knowledge and experience in virtually every major industry, which are key to successful representation in the negotiation and documentation of intellectual property and technology agreements. Practice members are carefully selected for each project, and quickly work to gain your trust.

 

In short, InvenSync can provide sophisticated assistance on intellectual property matters in Korea, no matter how complex or how challenging.

김영두

Young Doo Kim

김병철

John ByungChul Kim

Seung woo Kang

조윤정

Yun Jung Cho

이용환

Yong Hwan Lee

Hyeongjun Park

Valuation of intellectual Property

InvenSync is a leader in Intellectual Property valuation field in Korea. Our professionals are playing key roles in Licensing Executive Society Korea(LESK), IP Valuation committee of Korea Patent Attorneys Association(KPAA) etc., possessing an indisputable reputation with vigorous activity. Our deep understanding of IP valuation is non-comparable among other Korean law firms.

 

InvenSync strives to comprehensively understand the true value of your intangible asset to bring analysis. We strongly believe that the valuation of Intellectual Property has to be done by case-by-case method and we are focusing on providing professional, competent and thorough analysis that is specific to the client’s needs on each and every Intellectual Property valuation project.

 

IP Valuation is necessary in many contexts. These may include investment analysis, capital budgeting, merger and acquisition transactions, financial reporting and taxable events, as well as bankruptcy and litigation proceedings. Our analysis provides the necessary support for the strategic decision making processes utilized by investors, management and counsel during these important events.

김영두

Young Doo Kim

홍지훈

Joseph JiHoon Hong

문성진

Sung Jin Moon

조윤정

Yun Jung Cho

Design application, registration and management

김영두

Young Doo Kim

Seung woo Kang

조윤정

Yun Jung Cho

Intellectual Property Portfolio Management

김영두

Young Doo Kim

김병철

John ByungChul Kim

홍지훈

Joseph JiHoon Hong