Joseph C. Guagliardo

Joseph C. Guagliardo

Partner

Philadelphia, PA
Phone: 215.981.4865    Fax: 215.981.4750

New York, NY
Phone: 212.382.7055    Fax: 212.286.9806

guagliardoj@pepperlaw.com

Mr. Guagliardo’s representative matters include:

Intellectual Property/Technology Generally

  • counseling concerning structure and cross license agreements to establish intellectual property holding company – represented a semiconductor company
  • general counseling in connection with trademark prosecution and related trademark matters for large trademark portfolio – represented publicly traded luxury home builder
  • development and license agreement for the development of solid state generator technology – represented developer and licensor
  • exclusive patent license agreement relating to bioresorbable polymersomes – represented life sciences company as licensee
  • license and supply agreement for the propagation of genetically “pure” cranberry vines and plants using patented propagation techniques – represented cranberry grower and licensor
  • trademark license agreement for the use of trademarks owned by a major motion picture studio – represented home goods manufacturer
  • counseling concerning an individual post mortem right of publicity in connection with the naming rights for a new facility – represented a professional sports team
  • counseling, due diligence and negotiation of terms in connection with the sale of a software company – represented seller
  • general counseling concerning "copyleft" and open source software agreements, policies, benefits and risks – represented licensees, licensors, buyers and sellers of software and hardware technology in open source-related matters
  • license and services agreement for the provision of software and hardware technology use for optical real-time location tracking – represented licensor
  • exclusive license and supply agreement for organic fertilizer and microbe intellectual property – represented life sciences company as licensor.

Internet, E-Commerce, and Mobile Technology

  • license and service agreement for video content streaming technology used in hotels – represented large cable company as licensee
  • license and video content distribution agreement for distribution of video content and related technology across all dealer Web sites of a large Japanese automobile manufacturer – represented technology and content licensor
  • counseling concerning social media strategies and related trademark matters – represented a professional sports team
  • hosting and service level agreement for an online backup service – represented large cable company as licensee
  • development and licensing agreements in connection with the worldwide implementation of an online consumer goods retail operation – represented a multinational home shopping retailer
  • supply and purchase agreements for set-top boxes, modems, VoIP adapters and other digital devices used for the provision of TV, internet, digital voice services and other digital services – represented a large, publically traded telecommunications company
  • technology implementation agreement for the provision of geotagging technology in connection with mobile retail shopping – represented mobile technology licensor
  • license and implementation agreement in connection with text message technology used to consummate retail purchases and confirmations – represented a multinational home shopping retailer.

Content Publishing and Distribution

  • counseling and negotiating in connection with the formation and launching of Digital Entertainment Content Ecosystem, LLC (a/k/a DECE and UltraViolet), a consortium of major movie studios, device manufacturers and service providers supporting an ecosystem for the download and streaming distribution of movies, TV shows and other digital entertainment – represented large telecommunications company
  • rights assignment and art work and video documentary purchase agreement involving copyright assets of an artist – represented assignee/buyer
  • commissioned writer agreement and publisher agreement in connection with a manuscript for the historical documentation of a well-known Philadelphia concert promoter – represented concert promoter
  • counseling concerning the online publishing and distribution of newspaper and yearbook archives – represented university
  • counseling concerning the use of concert video and photographs in the marketing and promotion of singer-song writers and bands – represented local concert promoter.