Today’s Vancouver Sun carries a story on Vancouver’s Brandever Strategies and its principal, Bernie Hadley-Beauregard, who have garnered international awards for their extremely creative wine brands, including such gems as BLASTED CHURCH, DIRTY LAUNDRY, LAUGHING STOCK, MEGALOMANIAC and PLATE LICKER.
Neil Melliship is a Partner and co-chair of the Intellectual Property and Information Technology practice groups at the Vancouver-based Canadian law firm of Clark Wilson LLP. Neil is a lawyer and a registered Canadian Trademark Agent, who actively speaks and writes on trademark and other IP issues including those relating to the Internet, domain name disputes and e-commerce. Neil is consistently rated as a Leading Trademark Practitioner—Individuals: Prosecution and Strategy, by the World Trademark Review (WTR) 1000. Neil is also listed in the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory as Rated Repeatedly Recommended in the area of Intellectual Property. He has also been repeatedly named by Best Lawyers in Canada in the categories of Intellectual Property Law, Technology Law and Information Technology Law.