Our Services

OUR SERVICES

 

1. TRADEMARKS

 
In the field of trademark law, we:
  • conduct trademark searches and consult on availability for use and registration
  • draft, file and prosecute trademark applications, draft and file oppositions and cancellation claims
  • maintain registrations (trademark renewals)
  • prepare, record and negotiate assignments and license agreements
  • investigate and identify infringements and infringers
  • negotiate and draft settlement agreements
  • advise on litigation strategy and litigate trademark, trade name, domain name and unfair competition disputes
  • provide legal opinion on validity of trademark rights, as well as infringements
  • advise on trademark oppositions and cancellations
  • mediate disputes and negotiate settlements
  • provide trademark watching service (monitoring and reporting trademark use)
  • provide transaction advice and due diligence in the evaluation and management of intellectual property in acquisitions, mergers, financings, and bankruptcies
  • negotiate and drafting licenses, assignments and franchise agreements
 
 
2. INDUSTRIAL DESIGNS (DESIGN PATENTS)
 
  • conduct searches and consult on availability for use and registration
  • prepare, file and prosecute applications, draft and file oppositions and cancellation claims
  • draft and negotiate licenses and other agreements
  • maintain design rights (annuities/renewals)
  • provide legal consultation and opinion on validity of design rights, as well as infringements
  • investigate and identify infringements and infringers
  • evaluate infringement allegations and provide legal opinion
  • litigate and mediate disputes, negotiate settlements
 
 
3. PATENTS AND UTILITY MODELS
 
  • conduct searches
  • prepare, file and prosecute applications
  • draft and negotiate licenses and assignments
  • provide consultation and legal opinion on validity and infringements
  • file petitions on extending duration of patents
  • restore lapsed patents and utility models
  • investigate and identify infringements and infringers
  • evaluate infringement allegations and provide legal opinions
  • negotiate settlements, mediate and litigate disputes
 
 
4. COPYRIGHT
 
  • provide legal consultation on copyright and related rights
  • advise on registration and proper use of copyright notices
  • negotiate and draft work-for-hire, assignment, transfer and various other agreements
  • investigate and identify infringements and infringers
  • provide opinion on copyright infringements
  • advise on litigation strategy, negotiate settlements, mediate and litigate disputes
  • register and enforce copyrights in Canada and the United States
  • advise on the protection of Internet content, confidential information, and trade secrets
  • conduct due diligence, clear copyrights in materials to be used on websites or other multimedia products
  • advise on the licensing of technology and digital content and draft related agreements
  • negotiate settlements, mediate and litigate copyright and related rights disputes
 
 
5. IP ENFORCEMENT AND ANTIPIRACY
 
  • prepare cease-and-desist letters or other pre-litigation notices
  • conduct investigations to obtain evidence of infringement
  • record trademarks with the Customs Office and represent the interests of clients before Customs Office, Police and all other governmental authorities and state agencies
 
 
6. DOMAIN NAMES
 
  • litigate and mediate domain name disputes
  • negotiate and draft settlement agreements
 
 
7. TRANSACTIONAL WORK
 
  • conduct due diligence for intellectual property rights
  • draft licenses, assignments, confidentiality, non-compete and non-disclosure and research collaboration agreements, as well as IP clauses for any type of contract