Canada’s Intellectual Property Firm
Smart & Biggar is Canada’s largest and highest ranked intellectual property firm. Our reputation and strength is a measure of the quality of our people, and we are proud to have the broadest and deepest bench for IP in Canada. With over 100 lawyers, patent agents and trademark agents, we offer legal expertise and technological knowledge across a wide range of industries and scientific and engineering disciplines, with leaders in every field.
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At the forefront of IP in Canada, and actively involved as leaders in industry committees and associations, we stay up-to-date and proactively report on the latest developments in intellectual property law in Canada and around the world. Breaking IP news, changes in the law, important new decisions, and information on key IP issues are provided here through our IP publications and resources.
Many of the world's most commercially important innovators and most prominent brands trust Smart & Biggar to protect and enforce their IP and to provide them with strategic IP counsel. We have developed a reputation as a firm of talented lawyers and patent and trademark agents with integrity, business savvy and tremendous acumen. That’s why we look for the brightest people with combined talent and strengths in law, business, science and technology.
Ridout & Maybee has joined Smart & Biggar, Canada’s leading team for intellectual property, and now operates as one firm under the Smart & Biggar brand.
Combining unparalleled IP expertise with a commercially strategic approach, we help some of the world's best companies safeguard creativity, exploit innovations and dominate in their markets.
When the world’s largest companies are embroiled in high-stakes IP litigation, they turn to Smart & Biggar’s precedent-setting team to protect and defend their most commercially important intellectual property and technology assets.
Smart & Biggar’s award-winning IP team has helped the most successful companies in Canada and around the world protect, enforce and leverage IP rights to grow their business.
We are Canada's largest and highest-ranked intellectual property firm.
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