Patent Asset Transfers: Tax Implications of Patent Sale, License, Cost Share Arrangement, Contribution
Recording of a 90-minute CLE webinar with Q&A
This CLE webinar will provide guidance to counsel involved in patent asset transfers on tax ownership issues and the tax implications of different types of transfers. The panel will address how to ensure the patent is transferred on a tax advantaged basis.
- Ownership—legal vs. tax
- Transfer structures and tax implications
- Best practices to ensure patent transfer is done tax advantageous basis
The panel will review these and other key issues:
- How does ownership differ under the tax rules?
- What impact does the type of transfer have for tax purposes?
- What steps can counsel to both transferors and transferees take to ensure that patents are transferred on a tax advantaged basis?
Lynn E. Fowler
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton
Mr. Fowler focuses his practice on corporate and business tax law. He specializes in helping clients develop and... | Read More
Mr. Fowler focuses his practice on corporate and business tax law. He specializes in helping clients develop and implement tax-efficient strategies for varied business formation, financing, operations, and disposition transactions. He has significant experience in advising clients to qualify for a variety of federal income tax credits. He has also been the lead tax advisor on numerous taxable and tax-free M&A transactions as well as a variety of other strategic corporate transactions.Close
Gide Loyrette Nouel
Ms. Tollis specializes in the U.S. tax aspects of cross-border transactions, both inbound and outbound. She advises a... | Read More
Ms. Tollis specializes in the U.S. tax aspects of cross-border transactions, both inbound and outbound. She advises a wide range of U.S. and foreign clients on tax planning for starting or expanding operations abroad or in the U.S. market, including through mergers, acquisitions, reorganizations, and joint ventures, and she advises both participants and sponsors in the global capital markets on securities offerings and tax efficient structured finance, including cross border securitizations.Close