Peter counsels clients concerning the acquisition, clearance, management, protection, enforcement and licensing of intellectual property, with a particular emphasis on trade-mark, copyright and domain name issues.
After articling with the firm’s Toronto office in 1997-98, Peter joined the Intellectual Property group as an associate lawyer in 1999 and has been a partner since 2006.
A Partner with our Intellectual Property Group, Peter counsels on the acquisition, clearance, management, protection, enforcement and licensing of IP and is an expert on trade-mark, copyright and domain name issues. He negotiates trade-mark license / IP rights agreements and represents clients on trade-mark opposition, expungement and domain dispute proceedings. He advises on trade-mark infringement, passing off, the acquisition, disposition, use, maintenance of IP assets and re-branding.