Places of Worship Industry

Congregation Law

Our Congregation industry experienced lawyers help Places of Worship navigate the legal landscape and proactively advise on unique legal issues faced by the Places of Worship industry. 

Common legal issues faced by Places of Worship include:

  • Ownership and registration

  • Enforcement

  • Disputes between franchisees and franchisors;

  • Trademark licensing and co-branding;

  • Real estate leasing;

  • Employment and independent contractor agreements and related issues;

  • Strategy to protect and monetize brand and intellectual property rights;

  • Defense of third-party infringement claims; and

  • Data security.

Legal Solutions for the Places of Worship Industry

Clients in the Worship Industry receive the full range of the firm’s services: litigation, intellectual property, and transactional. 

Our Places of Worship industry team is experienced in trademark, trade dress, copyright, and trade secret protection and registration of intellectual property rights in brands and logos; enforcing and defending intellectual property rights; drafting employment agreements, independent contract agreements, and NDAs to protect intellectual property rights; assisting with any other matters.