Trademark Lawyers Waterloo - Our Intellectual Property Team offers help with intellectual property enforcement and protection to be able to help clients maximize the value of their intellectual property (IP). We are one of the leading intellectual property practices within this nation due to our sensible suggestion and expertise within the following IP areas: licensing and IP transactions, copyright; industrial designs and patents; internet domain names and trademarks; trade secrets; technology and IP litigations; IP due diligence in corporate transactions; IP portfolio management; freedom to operate opinions (patentablity, infringement, validity); licensing, integration and procurement of software applications; and outsourcing of information systems management services.
Our firm has a large amount of skill in securing and protecting our clientele's' valuable IP assets. We have over 20 IP practitioners: lawyers, patent and trade-mark agents, law clerks and scientific consultants; who are well versed in the disciplines of chemistry, biology, mathematics, physics and engineering. A lot of our experts have attained advanced science degrees and strong technical skill, which means they know our client's IP protection requirements.
Among our clientele, were among the world's best known brand names. We advise our clients on intellectual property licensing, protection and portfolio management. We also act for entrepreneurs and start-ups.
We recognize and understand how valuable our clients' brands, creative work and invention are. Our lawyers can represent our clients before the courts in trade-mark, copyright and patent matters. We likewise appear in litigation, mediations and arbitrations regarding infringement of rights, passing off, contract disputes and misuse of confidential information before Courts of Appeal. Our lawyers also appear before arbitration panels in respect of domain name dispute resolution proceedings and before the Trade-marks Opposition Board in respect of opposition and summary expungement proceedings. Our firm represented some of the largest information systems management outsourcing transactions in this nation.
Our firm's IP Team, is able to gain help from the lawyers within various fields of our multidisciplinary law firm. We have IP lawyers working with lawyers in commercial, corporate, securities and competition practice areas. Together our group of experts assists clients with their intellectual property problems, such as the protection of intangible assets through registering patents, trade-marks and copyrights; drafting of non-competition and confidentiality agreements; litigation of intellectual property issues; and development of strategies for IP protection. Our Business Law Group supports the IP Team in the representation of both buyers and sellers in acquisitions, divestitures and mergers of IP companies.
Our lawyers can help clients in advertising and marketing associated legal problems. We likewise advise clients on the matters of labeling, advertising and packaging. We also help with privacy related problems, regulatory requirements and franchise and distribution agreements.
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