Intellectual property assets have been gaining increased recognition, with licensing at the forefront as owners have been looking for new opportunities to increase their cash flow. Companies and institutions leading the way recognize that proper management of license agreements requires that they be proactive rather than reactive. How can Global Royalty Audits, Inc. help? In simple terms, Global Royalty Audits ("GRA") works with clients to maximize their licensing revenues while preserving their relationships with licensees.

With over a decade of experience in contract compliance matters relating to licensing, joint venture and other contractual arrangements, we offer a team of accountants and lawyers with strong forensic accounting skills and a broad range of industry experience serving clients around the world. Our clients span a wide range of industries including computer hardware and software, pharmaceutical, telecommunications, biotechnology, entertainment and consumer products.

We assist our clients in a full range of licensing and royalty collection challenges including:

  • Conducting forensic based examinations to ensure a licensee's or business partner's compliance with the terms of complex agreements and royalty reporting procedures;
  • Advising on the risks associated with your license portfolio;
  • Assisting in the development of a licensing compliance program including strategies to identify, monitor and enforce your licenses;
  • Providing expert witness support; and
  • Assisting licensees in assessing their compliance with the applicable agreement(s).

Furthermore, with offices in the United States and Canada, an affiliate in Japan, and professional relationships with highly qualified and proven forensic accountants who assist GRA with the language and cultural challenges associated with foreign audits, we are truly an international practice with a proven track record of successful royalty audits throughout the world.

If you have any questions or require further details of our services, please do not hesitate to contact us for an initial consultation without charge or obligation.