Mr . Patel received his LL.B. from Osgoode Hall Law School in 2008, and was called to the Ontario Bar in 2009 as a Barrister and Solicitor. Mr. Patel is also a Registered Trade-mark Agent in Canada and is currently pursuing his Patent Agent qualification in Canada.

Mr. Patel’s practice focuses on trade-marks, copyright, and litigation with an emphasis on trade-mark protection and enforcement issues including trade-mark infringement, passing off, and oppositions. Mr. Patel has extensive experience in trade-mark search analysis, filing applications, trade-mark clearance, opposition and prosecution, and cancellation proceedings.

Mr. Patel’s practice also extends to negotiating supply, licensing, distribution, outsourcing, franchising arrangements, and other commercial agreements in addition to advertising and labelling laws. He also provides advisory services in the areas of corporate law, namely business structuring and corporate organization, shareholder and partnership disputes, and joint ventures.
  • Professional Memberships
  • Publications

Publications

  • Co-Author: “Chapter 11 – Distinctiveness”, Canadian Trade-mark Law Benchbook; Carswell, Canada, 2012.
  • Co-author, “Expansion of the Champagne region”, Marques (Newsletter Issue 01)
  • Co-author, “Q&A Guide: Geographical Indications”, Managing Intellectual Property (November 2008)
  • Editor, “Intellectual Property”, The Accountants Manual by the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (updated to revision No. 70, September 2008)
  • Author, “Correct Assessment a Question of Fact, Not Law”. Canadian Department MuniNews #10-06, IMLA (June 9, 2006)
  • Author, “Invasion of Privacy”, Canadian Department MuniNews #03-06, IMLA (Feb. 17, 2006)
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Professional Memberships

  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Toronto Intellectual Property Group
  • International Trademark Association
  • Toronto Computer Lawyers Group
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