Verdeva Signs Deal with E-ZPass to Test Automatic Payments

MBBP client Verdeva, Inc. has partnered with E-ZPass to test automatic payments with E-ZPass toll transponders in a new service called PayByCar. The service will allow E-ZPass users to pay for goods and services at participating businesses with a separate payment account linked to their transponder. Verdeva's deal with E-ZPass is for a one-year pilot …

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Paytronix Receives $65 Million Growth Equity Investment from Great Hill Partners

MBBP client Paytronix Systems, Inc. received a $65 million growth equity investment from private equity firm Great Hill Partners, the first institutional capital in the company. Paytronix is a provider of SaaS customer experience management solutions for restaurants and convenience store brands. With the investment, Paytronix hopes to redefine the guest experience through the development of …

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Joseph Hunt Joins MBBP as Corporate & Tax Associate

We are pleased to announce the addition of corporate and tax associate, Joseph E. Hunt IV. Joe advises emerging and middle-market companies in a wide range of industries and at all stages of their development. Joe also provides counsel to clients on general tax matters, entity formation, and on corporate governance. Prior to joining MBBP, …

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Skelmet Creates Custom-Built Sport Sunglasses Using 3-D Technology

MBBP client Skelmet's Falcon 1 sport sunglasses are custom-built to perfectly fit your face and are ideal for athletes. They are created using 3-D scanning and printing technology and Skelmet's design algorithm. The order process for the glasses includes a 3-D scan of the face, which is then entered into Skelmet's A.I. Fit design system, …

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TechCrunch Names Escher Reality One of of Top 7 Startups at Y Combinator S’17 Demo Day

TechCrunch named MBBP client Escher Reality one of the top seven startups from the Y Combinator Summer 2017 Demo Day part 1. Y Combinator's Demo Day is an opportunity for the companies that participated in its intensive pitch preparation program to present their company to investors. Escher Reality is an augmented reality data platform that …

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MBBP Welcomes Intellectual Property Attorney Amanda Schreyer as Counsel

We are pleased to announce the addition of Intellectual Property Counsel Amanda Schreyer. Amanda will continue to concentrate her practice on privacy and data security, licensing and strategic alliances, trademark, and transactional matters. Schreyer’s clients include video game and software developers, digital influencers, media publishers, influencer marketing agencies and other intellectual property holders. Amanda regularly …

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Firm Clients Sheprd and iZotope Are Finalists in MassTLC Leadership Awards

Firm clients Sheprd and iZotope are among the 2017 MassTLC Technology Leadership Awards finalists. The awards, presented by the Mass Technology Leadership Council, are comprised of individual and company categories, including CEO of the Year, Emerging Executive of the Year, Emerging Company of the Year, Cutting Edge Technology of the Year, and Technology for a …

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List Mania: Top IP Developments of 2016

While you may have been distracted by a tumultuous 2016, at MBBP we have been monitoring developments in intellectual property. We are happy to present, in no particular order, our list of the top IP developments of 2016, plus an Honorable Mention for 2017. In the full article on our website, "List Mania: Top IP …

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MBBP Trademark Client FusionStorm Earns Ultra-Exclusive Dell EMC Titanium Black Honor

MBBP's trademark client FusionStorm has truly earned its stripes over the past six years after receiving more than a dozen Partner of the Year vendor awards, and recently having been handpicked as one of the partners to join the extremely exclusive Dell EMC Titanium Black program. This program gives FusionStorm access to a broad range …

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Privacy & Data Security Video: Privacy and Data Security in the Cloud

In our fifth Privacy & Data Security video clip, MBBP attorney Howard Zaharoff identifies the legal and practical measures that both cloud providers and cloud customers should take, including the critical terms each should require in their contracts. Make sure to subscribe to our YouTube channel and to check out our Privacy & Data Security playlist for …

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