Some digital assets can be quite valuable, such as a monetized website, software code or engineering drawings stored on a hard drive. But after the owner dies or becomes incapacitated, who will control such assets? What happens if a technology company or another party with control of the assets refuses to grant access to them to a personal representative or trustee?
At Galloway and Collens, PLLC, we provide results-oriented representation in all types of litigation involving ownership of and access to digital assets. We seek to obtain positive results for every client in a timely, efficient and cost-effective manner.
For answers to your questions regarding digital assets litigation, call Galloway and Collens, PLLC, at 248-545-2500. We represent clients in the Detroit metro area and throughout Michigan.
Take Action To Protect Your Rights
If you have a dispute over access to digital assets, you need to act quickly. Many types of digital media can be easily transferred to another party. Digital assets can also be easily destroyed, either intentionally or inadvertently.
Attorney Howard H. Collens can review your case, analyze its factual and legal issues, and advise you concerning your legal options. If you wish to move forward with legal action, our firm can take steps to gain access to digital assets and protect your rights and your interests. Often, we can obtain positive results through assertive negotiation techniques. If necessary, our firm will vigorously represent you in court.
A Leader In The Protection Of Digital Assets
Michigan’s Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act goes into effect in June 2016. While it is comprehensive in scope, it will undoubtedly generate a significant body of new case law as unforeseen issues arise and technology evolves. Howard H. Collens has long been a leader in the area of digital asset law and played an important role in drafting and gaining passage of the Act. Mr. Collens continues to study digital asset issues and stays abreast of legal developments in Michigan and other states. You can be assured that Howard H. Collens will be a key source of information and advocacy for individuals seeking representation and referring attorneys across Michigan.