Litigation Practice

Our litigation practice is focused on intellectual property. We represent our clients’ interests involving patent, trade-mark, copyright and industrial design infringement and impeachment actions. We practice at all levels of court. Our practice includes: proceedings under the Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance); damages references; proceedings under the Food and Drugs Act and Regulations; interim/interlocutory injunctions; actions relating to misuse of confidential information and trade-secrets; access to information requests; and unfair competition actions including false and misleading advertising.

Opinions

Our clients require opinions addressing their specific requirements in order to operate their businesses successfully. We provide legal opinions in all areas of our litigation practice. We also provide strategic analysis and advice regarding intellectual property litigation strategy. We realize the importance of providing our clients with every competitive advantage.

Intellectual Property Management

Our intellectual property management services complement our litigation practice. We provide trusted advice on competitive strengths and risks associated with our clients’ intellectual property. We are involved in negotiating and drafting intellectual property licences, settlement agreements, confidentiality agreements and other intellectual property commercial contracts. We conduct intellectual property due diligence, including assessing the status and strength of the intellectual property and commercial rights. We are also involved in prosecuting trade-mark applications and conducting oppositions before the Trademarks Opposition Board.