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Television

For the past several decades, popularity of television has taken a new leap. With the increasing popularity, problems have also increased. People who telecast their programs, advertisements and many other people associated with television industry go through various problems that can cause loss to their business or might create hindrance in telecasting their shows and programs, etc.

To overcome such issues, various television laws have been made so that things may function properly. Notwithstanding, still problems occur and people find specialized litigators who can fight their case effectively when it is related to television.

Moreover, the dispute related to television comes under the ambit of entertainment law. The lawyers who have specialization in entertainment law can actually take up your case. We at Ontario Trademark Lawyers have specialized team of lawyers who are experienced in entertainment law. Moreover, we have experience in television disputes.

our lawyers have extensive expertise in television law. Our lawyers have represented recording artists, songwriters, independent record labels, music publishers, producers, and even concert promoters in the past and have come out with good success stories.

If you want a consultation, then also we are here to help you as our lawyers advice producers, writers, production companies and actors on different issues. Moreover, we can also help you in preparing the following agreements:

  • Purchase Agreements
  • Error and omissions opinions
  • Cast and crew agreements
  • Releases
  • Distribution agreements and all television-related agreements

If you are troubled with any issue that is related to entertainment law in general or television in particular, please feel free to contact us and we will be pleased to help you.

To set up an appointment and to find out more about our Television services, you can call us on 416-840-5572, or Toll Free: 1-888-672-7266.

Business hours
9am – 5pm Monday to Friday, 1pm – 5pm.
We work Monday to Friday, Saturdays and on holidays by appointment.

Contact us:
Ontario Trademark Lawyers
WaterPark Place
20 Bay St, Suite 1105
Toronto, Ontario M5J 2N8, Canada
Phone: 416-783-8378
Fax: 416-782-2286
Toll Free: 1-888-672-7266
Email:Info@OntarioTrademarkLawyers.com

Information Technology (IT) Law

Technological changes are taking place at a very rapid pace and brimming up with all new opportunities to make businesses successful and more real time-centered. People are trying to make businesses more productive so as to gain huge profits later on in time.

On the other hand, with the increase in technological innovations, various problems relating to online security, cloud computing, social media and mobility have also arisen. It simply means that management of information and technology is the most important consideration for anyone in this today’s world.

We at Ontario Trademark Lawyers are here to assist you in protecting your intellectual property by drafting and negotiating contracts that deals with all the aspects of computer and information technology. The various aspects of information technology agreements that we provide include:

  • Ownership Agreements
  • Distribution Agreements
  • Escrow Arrangements
  • Online Hosting Arrangements
  • Domain Name Transfer and
  • Agreements and Licensing

Moreover, IT law is itself a very broad practice area and comprises of:

  • Software and Hardware Protection
  • Access and Control of Digital Information
  • Internet Access and Usage
  • Privacy Issues
  • IT Security and
  • Electronic Commerce

With an expert team of lawyers who have in-depth knowledge of all aspects of IT Law, we can also assist you with various legal documents such as:

  • Software License Agreement
  • Trademark Assignment
  • End User License Agreement
  • Trade Name Assignment and
  • Non-Disclosure Agreement

With so much of expertise in this particular practice area, you can expect high grade of consultation from our highly adept lawyers. So anyone who is struggling with things related to IT Law can right away contact us and get accurate, updated and very useful information that will stand the test of time.

To set up an appointment and to find out more about our Information Technology services, you can call us on 416-840-5572, or Toll Free: 1-888-672-7266.

Business hours
9am – 5pm Monday to Friday, 1pm – 5pm.
We work Monday to Friday, Saturdays and on holidays by appointment.

Contact Us:
Ontario Trademark Lawyers
WaterPark Place
20 Bay St, Suite 1105
Toronto, Ontario M5J 2N8, Canada
Phone: 416-783-8378
Fax: 416-782-2286
Toll Free: 1-888-672-7266
Email:Info@OntarioTrademarkLawyers.com

IP prosecution

IP prosecution means Intellectual Property prosecution. In other words, it is basically a process of acquiring allowance of a patent application after it is filed in the Patent and Trademark Office.

If you also want to get your intellectual property developed and protected then we at Ontario Trademark Lawyers are here to help you achieve that goal.

We have experienced and skilled professionals who are licensed to practice before the Patent and Trademark Office. Our expert lawyers will help you in the development and protection of your intellectual property.

Moreover, our professionals help various clients in the following Intellectual Property matters:

  • Prosecuting patents on behalf of medical centers, universities, and pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies. This also includes patents related to various biotechnological inventions.
  • Prosecuting patents in diverse fields including inventions pertaining to pharmaceuticals, polymers, genetically engineered crop resistance and oil field technology.
  • Representing manufacturers of offshore drilling rigs in patent prosecutions.

We will help you with your patent prosecution and also make you understand the major difference between patent litigation and patent prosecution as both of them are very different things, although many people do not know or appreciate the difference between the two terms. Many members of the public may not know the exact difference between the two terms and may be confused.

To elaborate, when you want to sue any person for violating your patent rights, then you are looking for patent litigators. On the other hand, when you need a help to develop an intellectual property protection strategy which includes preparing and filing your patent applications with the patent and Trademark Office, then you are looking for a patent prosecutor.

Our IP prosecutors are licensed to practice law and are also licensed to practice in the Patent and Trademark Office. Accordingly, whenever you are on lookout for an Intellectual Property prosecutor, you can simply get in touch with our experienced and knowledgeable lawyers as we are well suited to help you in every matter related to your IP prosecution.

To set up an appointment and to find out more about our IP Prosecution services, you can call us on 416-840-5572, or Toll Free: 1-888-672-7266.

Business hours
9am – 5pm Monday to Friday, 1pm – 5pm.
We work Monday to Friday, Saturdays and on holidays by appointment.

Contact Us:
Ontario Trademark Lawyers
WaterPark Place
20 Bay St, Suite 1105
Toronto, Ontario M5J 2N8, Canada
Phone: 416-783-8378
Fax: 416-782-2286
Toll Free: 1-888-672-7266
Email:Info@OntarioTrademarkLawyers.com

IP Licensing and Contracts

Licensing is primarily used to start a new business or expand an already existing business or improve the quality of the goods and services of an existing business. For various similar situations, licensing of Intellectual Property rights becomes significant so that different business goals can be achieved easily.

We at Ontario Trademark Lawyers help you in attaining IP licensing and contracts so that you can easily achieve your desired business goals and objectives as soon as possible. In fact, we assist you in knowing and appreciating the meaning and operations of IP licensing and IP contracts. IP contract means an assignment or license whereas the license means a contract that authorizes or restricts the creation of, access to or use of intellectual property, whether exclusive or non-exclusive. A licensing agreement is a partnership between an intellectual property rights owner (the licensor) and another who is authorized to use such rights (the licensee) in exchange for an agreed payment (fee or royalty). Our experienced and knowledgeable lawyers are always available to assist you.

The different types of licensing agreements that are available can be categorized as:

  • Technology License Agreement
  • Trademark Licensing Agreement
  • Franchising Agreement and
  • Copyright License Agreement

With our vast knowledge of both IP licensing and IP contracts, we assure you our best assistance and support in making your agreements and contracts of Intellectual Property.

If you need a consultation or agreements please contact us immediately and we will be happy to help you with your legal needs. We warmly welcome you and assure you that our experienced lawyers will guide you in the best possible manner. Do not hesitate to contact us today.

To set up an appointment and to find out more about our IP Licensing and Contracts services, you can call us on 416-840-5572, or Toll Free: 1-888-672-7266.

Business hours
9am – 5pm Monday to Friday, 1pm – 5pm.
We work Monday to Friday, Saturdays and on holidays by appointment.

Contact Us:
Ontario Trademark Lawyers
WaterPark Place
20 Bay St, Suite 1105
Toronto, Ontario M5J 2N8, Canada
Phone: 416-783-8378
Fax: 416-782-2286
Toll Free: 1-888-672-7266
Email:Info@OntarioTrademarkLawyers.com

Digital publishing and new media/cyber law

With the emergence and expansion of the Internet in the whole wide world, people are now taking up their businesses to new levels. People are now doing more businesses online. This has not only given a new image but also a new platform to businesses. Unfortunately, every development recorded in human history also comes with its own several problems and the Internet is not an exception.

There are people who do not wish you to grow and hence create hindrance by doing something that can damage you reputation, name and business. To prevent such online damages to businesses, we at Ontario Trademark Lawyers provide legal advice in cyber law to our clients. There are different forms of cyber bullying which may concern you in one form or another. Some of them are as follows:

  • Insulting: This means to post or spread false information about a person that can cause harm to that particular person or the reputation of that person or his business.
  • Targeting: This means to single someone out and invite others to attack or make fun of that person.
  • Identify Theft: This means to pretend to be someone else to make it look as if the other person said things that are not true about the person, thereby attracting negative online. attention toward the person whose identity was stolen.
  • Uploading: This means to share images of a person, mostly in an embarrassing situation, without the permission or to share emails without the writer’s permission.
  • Excluding: This means to pressurize others to exclude someone from a community (either online or offline).
  • Harassment: This means to repeatedly send someone nasty, meann and insulting messages

With diverse situations that fall under the ambit of cyber law, we cater to all and help you to sue the responsible person and claim appropriate damages, including monetary compensations, apologies and retraction of the negative publications. We have a team of experienced lawyers who have in-depth knowledge of cyber law and have previously successfully handled cases in this area of law.

We will do our best to ensure that you receive best possible results in case you are being unnecessarily targeted by another person. Our lawyers have in-depth knowledge of the operations of cyber law. Contact us today and get your matter attended to with utmost ease.

To set up an appointment and to find out more about our Cyber Law services, you can call us on 416-840-5572, or Toll Free: 1-888-672-7266.

Business hours
9am – 5pm Monday to Friday, 1pm – 5pm.
We work Monday to Friday, Saturdays and on holidays by appointment.

Contact Us:
Ontario Trademark Lawyers
WaterPark Place
20 Bay St, Suite 1105
Toronto, Ontario M5J 2N8, Canada
Phone: 416-783-8378
Fax: 416-782-2286
Toll Free: 1-888-672-7266
Email:Info@OntarioTrademarkLawyers.com

Trademark Registration

Trademark registration process is complex and involves a number of technical legal hurdles. In fact, trademark applications need to be filed with the trademarks office of the country where the trademark is to be used.

Often, the applications for trademarks filed by lay persons without trademark experience get rejected for several reasons for it. This costs you time and money. In such a scenario, to save your time and money and most importantly to get your trademark registered without much complex examiners’ objections also called office actions, it is advisable to hire an experienced trademark lawyer.

Why we advise you to hire experienced trademark lawyers is because we at Ontario Trademark Lawyers have a team of experienced and skilled trademark lawyers that has dealt with numerous trademark registrations.

Our lawyers will assist you in filing a trademark application with the Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO) or the United States Patent and Trademarks Office (USPTO). Our trademark applications are in compliance with the domestic requirements of trademark and IP law. Registering a trademark gives you the exclusive right to use the trademark in the entire country in relation to the goods and services for which it has been registered.

In a nutshell, trademark registration is the only way of gaining protection over your trade name or logo. The registration of trademark also prevents a third party from using that trademark as a domain name. Moreover, the registration of the trademark provides you protection for 10 years. So, we invite all any person who wants to get their trademark(s) registered to contact us so that we can get their trademark registered with ease. Our skilled and experienced trademark lawyers are here to help you. Moreover, our lawyers offer quick, cost effective services.

To set up an appointment and to find out more about our Trademark Registration services, you can call us on 416-840-5572, or Toll Free: 1-888-672-7266.

Business hours
9am – 5pm Monday to Friday, 1pm – 5pm.
We work Monday to Friday, Saturdays and on holidays by appointment.

Contact Us:
Ontario Trademark Lawyers
WaterPark Place
20 Bay St, Suite 1105
Toronto, Ontario M5J 2N8, Canada
Phone: 416-783-8378
Fax: 416-782-2286
Toll Free: 1-888-672-7266
Email:Info@OntarioTrademarkLawyers.com

Privacy Law

As the name suggests, privacy law refers to the laws that deal with the regulation of personal and confidential information about the individuals that can be collected by government and other public agencies and private organizations.

In fact, privacy is a right that is guaranteed by the Constitution involving an individual’s right to autonomy. In today’s world, almost every bit of information is stored electronically, including medical, financial and other personal records. Hence it is really difficult to protect personal information.

There are times when people or organizations spread your confidential information to others or misuse your information. In such cases, you are entitled to rely on privacy laws to sue that particular person, agency or organization. For that, you may need a lawyer who can help you with the matter.

We at Ontario Trademark Lawyers have expertise in privacy matters. We have a team of qualified and skilled lawyers handle matters of violation of privacy laws. We help people in protecting their privacy rights and also seek the best possible remedy when privacy violations occur.

We at Ontario Trademark Lawyers litigate vast range of privacy issues on behalf of our clients. Some situations for which we will offer you our help are as follows:

  • Whether a company is improperly using personal records for profit
  • Whether a company is failing to safeguard data; and
  • Whether a company is breaching its obligations

We are here to help you in every matter that is in any way related to privacy violation. Our experienced and dedicated lawyers have experience in assisting the victims of privacy violation in numerous matters including:

  • Cell Phone Privacy
  • Medical and Health Privacy
  • Computer Privacy
  • Internet Privacy
  • Financial Privacy, and many more

So, whenever you feel that your privacy has been violated or compromised, do get in touch with our privacy lawyers who are here to help you and litigate the matter for you in the courtroom.

To set up an appointment and to find out more about our Privacy Law services, you can call us on 416-840-5572, or Toll Free: 1-888-672-7266.

Business hours
9am – 5pm Monday to Friday, 1pm – 5pm.
We work Monday to Friday, Saturdays and on holidays by appointment.

Contact Us:
Ontario Trademark Lawyers
WaterPark Place
20 Bay St, Suite 1105
Toronto, Ontario M5J 2N8, Canada
Phone: 416-783-8378
Fax: 416-782-2286
Toll Free: 1-888-672-7266
Email:Info@OntarioTrademarkLawyers.com

Marketing and Advertising Law

In today’s world, promotion of any particular service or product plays a very significant role in its public patronage and sales. This is the prime reason why marketing and advertising have taken a position of high prominence among other factors that determine the success of a specific product, service or business as a whole.

The advertising and marketing laws have been developed as a direct response to the growing role of marketing and advertising in today’s marketplace. Predominantly, these laws are related to the means and methods of communicating information about a product or service to the public. Understanding the significance of marketing and advertising as a big player in the success of a business is essential.

Moreover, it is really important for a business to ensure that it upholds its legal obligation to ensure that any claims or representations it makes in its advertising claims are truthful, not deceptive or in any other way violates the law.

In cases where any individual or an organization violates the marketing and advertising law, they can be held responsible and can be sued. This may damage or hamper the business. We at Ontario Trademark Lawyers know exactly what it takes to create a good advertising and thus offer our reputable services to our clients.

We are experienced in catering for different kinds of advertising and marketing law violation cases and provide a great help to:

  • Advertising agencies
  • Media outlets and
  • Other corporate advertisers

Our team of experienced lawyers has vast knowledge in matters relating to marketing and advertising law; hence we offer customized and innovative solutions to our clients’ needs. If you have any questions associated with marketing and advertising law, please call and have a word with our experienced and able lawyers today.

To set up an appointment and to find out more about our Marketing and Advertising services, you can call us on 416-840-5572, or Toll Free: 1-888-672-7266.

Business hours
9am – 5pm Monday to Friday, 1pm – 5pm.
We work Monday to Friday, Saturdays and on holidays by appointment.

Contact Us:
Ontario Trademark Lawyers
WaterPark Place
20 Bay St, Suite 1105
Toronto, Ontario M5J 2N8, Canada
Phone: 416-783-8378
Fax: 416-782-2286
Toll Free: 1-888-672-7266
Email:Info@OntarioTrademarkLawyers.com

Computer, Internet and Technology (IT) Law

Computer and Technology Law is also called Information Technology (IT) Law. Technological changes are taking place at a very rapid pace and brimming up with all new opportunities to make a business successful. People are trying to make business more productive so as to gain huge profits later on in time.

On the other hand, with the increased technological innovations, various problems related to security, cloud computing, social media and mobility have also arisen. It simply means that management of information and technology is the most important consideration for anyone in today’s world.

We at Ontario Trademark Lawyers are here to assist you in protecting your intellectual property by drafting and negotiating contracts that deal with all aspects of your information technology. The various aspects of information technology we deal with include:

  • Ownership Agreements
  • Distribution Agreements
  • Escrow Arrangements
  • Online Hosting Arrangements
  • Domain Name Transfer Agreements and
  • Other Information Technology Agreements and Licensing

Moreover, IT Law is itself a very broad practice area and comprises of:

  • Software and Hardware Protection
  • Access and Control of Digital Information
  • Internet Access and Usage
  • Privacy Issues
  • IT Security and
  • Electronic Commerce

With an expert team of lawyers who have in-depth knowledge about all the aspects of IT Law, we also assist you with various legal documents such as:

  • Software License Agreement
  • Trademark Assignment
  • End User License Agreement
  • Trade Name Assignment and
  • Non-Disclosure Agreement

With so much of expertise in a particular practice area, you can expect high grade of consultation from our highly competent and qualified lawyers. So if you are struggling with things related to IT Law, feel free to contact us and get the information that is accurate and updated.

To set up an appointment and to find out more about our Computer, Internet and Technology services, you can call us on 416-840-5572, or Toll Free: 1-888-672-7266.

Business hours
9am – 5pm Monday to Friday, 1pm – 5pm.
We work Monday to Friday, Saturdays and on holidays by appointment.

Contact Us:
Ontario Trademark Lawyers
WaterPark Place
20 Bay St, Suite 1105
Toronto, Ontario M5J 2N8, Canada
Phone: 416-783-8378
Fax: 416-782-2286
Toll Free: 1-888-672-7266
Email:Info@OntarioTrademarkLawyers.com