Intellectual Property

Our firm assists clients with the filing of copyright and trade-mark applications as well as advising on the enforceability of intellectual property rights. We counsel clients on protecting their intellectual property rights, acquiring the intellectual property rights of others, and how to best commercially harness their intellectual property rights.

In the area of intellectual property litigation, Terry Zakreski has been a registered trade-mark agent for over a decade and has successfully prosecuted numerous registrations for a wide variety of clients, large and small. In addition, Mr. Zakreski has considerable trade-mark and patent infringement court experience. In the landmark patent case, Monsanto v. Schmeiser, Mr. Zakreski represented Percy Schmeiser at his Federal Court trial, his appeal before the Federal Court of Appeal and finally the Supreme Court of Canada.

Intellectual Property Professionals