About the Authors
Karen is a Registered Trade-mark Agent with Clark Wilson's Intellectual Property group. Karen's practice includes searching and clearing trade-marks; drafting, filing and prosecuting trade-mark applications and initiating opposition and expungement proceedings.
Jeffrey is a lawyer with Clark Wilson LLP, where he is a member of the Intellectual Property law group. A registered Canadian Trade-mark Agent, Jeffrey has written and spoken extensively on IP and privacy law issues relating to the Internet and to e-commerce in Canada. In addition to trade-mark prosecution, Jeffrey's practice includes hardware and software development, licensing, distribution, outsourcing, maintenance and purchase contracts, and related information technology matters.
Jeff is an associate with the firm's Technology and Intellectual Property Groups. In addition to being a registered Canadian Trade-mark Agent, Jeff's practice focuses on the commercialization of intellectual property rights through licensing and other commercial agreements, with a particular focus on the life sciences and biotechnology sectors. He is also involved in the prosecution and enforcement of patent rights.