Technology

Technology

Jones & Keller's technology lawyers work with both established and growing companies in technology industries such as software, hardware, biotechnology, e-commerce, IT consulting, telecommunications and healthcare.
 
Our technology lawyers offer a wide variety of services, including trademark and domain name selection, registration and enforcement, preparation of software and database development and licensing and maintenance agreements, negotiation of joint development and strategic alliance agreements, and structuring technology transfer and licensing agreements.  We also handle technology asset acquisitions, OEM and VAR agreements, Web design, hosting and co-location agreements, network architecture and implementation agreements, and Internet advertising, sponsorship and cross-linking agreements.  We have experience in privacy and data protection compliance, employee intellectual property development and assignment, and trade secret development and protection.
 
E-Commerce, Social Media & Internet

Jones & Keller helps its clients with all aspects of information technology, social media and e-commerce transactions ranging from license agreements to technology joint ventures to international strategic alliances. Our lawyers have worked on transactional matters in all areas of Internet law, including Web site development, Web site hosting, software licensing including international software transactions, maintenance and support, outsourced data processing, channel partner arrangements and B2B marketplace transactions. We help our clients develop policies and procedures to manage the risks of online business. We have developed online “click-through” contracts, customer agreements, Web site terms and conditions, privacy policies and antitrust compliance practices.

We help both the providers and users of information technology develop and implement service level agreements, cross-license agreements, OEM agreements, equipment leases, software development and distribution agreements, data and content acquisition licenses, network service agreements and source code escrow.
 
Data Privacy and Security

Our technology lawyers help our clients comply with privacy and data protection laws, including the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act of 2003, Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, HIPAA, the CAN-SPAM Act, state security breach notification laws, state privacy laws, and other federal and state statutes.

We also provide expertise and assistance in developing privacy and data use policies and procedures, and drafting and negotiating vendor contracts and information use and distribution agreements involving personal information and other sensitive data.
 
Intellectual Property
 
Software

Jones & Keller helps its clients with a wide variety of software matters, including licensing and development agreements, co-development agreements and alliances, copyright and open-source software issues.
 
Telecom, Cable & Broadcast

We represent both providers and consumers of telecommunications, network and related services, with respect to master services agreements, VoIP service agreements, 911 service agreements, competitive local exchange carrier access and interconnections agreements, IRUs, satellite uplink agreements and administrative actions related to services and rate making before the Colorado public utilities commission. Our clients include competitive local exchange carriers (CLECs), Internet service providers (ISPs), cable television operators and program providers, fiber optic construction companies, and we have helped our clients with a wide variety of issues involving development of Fiber to the Home residential and business communities.

We have represented the broadcasting and entertainment industry, including television program producers, syndicators, cable television systems and satellite distribution systems in negotiating and preparing agreements related to production and distribution of non-syndicated and syndicated news, sports and entertainment programs for broadcast television