23rd Intellectual Property Law: The Year in Review


Thursday, January 17, 2019 (9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.)

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3 h 30 m Substantive
30 m Professionalism

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  • May Cheng, C.S.
    Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Monique Couture
    Gowling WLG (Canada) LLP

Our flagship intellectual property law program returns with all the necessary updates on the core areas of patent, tradeā€mark, and copyright law. Recently, IP practice has turned its eye to meeting the legal needs of emerging industries, and our presenters reflect this new focus with sessions on developments in cannabis and AI, among others. Join your IP colleagues for a stimulating day of discussion and insight that will enhance your professional knowledge.

  • Learn how AI will disrupt IP practice
  • Gain insight into how cannabis laws impact IP protection
  • Find out more about USMCA’s potential impact on IP laws


  • Dominique HusseyBennett Jones LLP
  • Mark EvansSmart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh
  • Gerald (Jay) Kerr-WilsonPartner, Trade-mark AgentFasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Christelle GedeonChief Legal OfficerAphria Inc.
  • Pierre KilleenVice-President of Government Relations and Corporate CommunicationsThe HEXO Corporation
  • Jennifer McKenzieBereskin & Parr LLP
  • Robert MacDonald, C.S.Gowling WLG (Canada) LLP
  • Alan MacekDLA Piper (Canada) LLP
  • Sangeetha PunniyamoorthyDimock Stratton LLP
  • Andrea JohnsonDentons Canada LLP
  • James KosaWeirFoulds LLP
  • Maya MedeirosNorton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP

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