Grow Your Business with Innovative Intellectual Property Solutions
We help businesses reach their full potential through effective acquisition, management, use and enforcement of intellectual property rights. Our services will help you protect and develop your intellectual property into formidable business and financial assets. When your intellectual property rights are infringed, we help you stop the infringer and obtain monetary compensation for the infringements. And if you are alleged to infringe, we help you defend and counter the allegations.
Investing in your intellectual property is an investment in your success. Let us help you turn your ideas into assets!
We assess the patentability of new innovations, prepare and file patent applications, and advise on patent strategy and infringement issues. More about our Patent services »
We help you determine if trademarks are available to adopt and use and help you obtain trademark protection in Canada and abroad. More about our Trademark services »
We help you stop your competitors from infringing your intellectual property rights as well as defeat infringement claims made against you. More about our IP Litigation services »
We advise on all types of copyright issues and have the requisite technical expertise to analyze software and other digital works. More about our Copyright services »
We identify protectable designs and obtain design protection in Canada, the United States and elsewhere around the world. More about our Industrial Design services »
We draft and advise on assignments and licences of intellectual property rights, as well as joint ownership and non-disclosure agreements. More about our IP Agreement services »
IAM Patent 1000 2020 Ranking
June 12, 2020 — Christopher Heer was recognised as a leading patent professional in Canada in IAM Patent 1000's 2020 rankings.
June 8, 2020 — Heer Law is pleased to welcome intellectual property lawyer, registered patent agent and registered trademark agent Larissa Leong to the firm.
Protecting Your IP During the Coronavirus Pandemic
April 1, 2020 — See our resource Protecting Your Intellectual Property During the Coronavirus Pandemic for updates on the impact of COVID-19 on intellectual property systems around the world.
2020 World Trademark Review
February 14, 2020 — Christopher Heer was recommended for trademark enforcement and litigation in the 2020 edition of WTR 1000.
Representing a plaintiff in Federal Court copyright litigation concerning fleet tracking software
Representing a defendant in the cannabis industry in Federal Court trademark litigation
Preparing, filing and prosecuting United States, Canadian and PCT patent applications relating to quantum computing, neural networks, computer vision, secure financial transactions, alert systems, fluid technologies, blockchain-related technology, computer networking equipment, children’s products, pet care products, winter outdoor accessories, safety products, educational games, vertical garden technology and health care products
Preparing, filing and prosecuting Canadian trademark applications relating to goods and services in health and wellness, cannabis, building, design and construction, mobile and cloud-based software, educational products, wedding and baby, fintech, gourmet foods, clothing, oil, gas and mining