Jerry 

Z. Chen

Intellectual Property, Technology Law and Litigation Lawyer

 

PRACTICE

AREAS

PATENTS

 

Patent applications; patent litigation, infringement and freedom to operate opinions

TRADEMARKS

 

Trademark applications, enforcement relating to infringement, passing off and counterfeiting, oppositions and cancellation proceedings, and trademark searching

COPYRIGHT

 

Copyright registration, enforcement, clearance, infringement and fair dealing opinions, and licensing negotiations

LITIGATION

Intellectual property,  breach of contract, defamation, breach of trust, and economic interference

TECHNOLOGY & STARTUP

Technology & IP licensing and transfer agreements, joint venture agreements, software licenses, end-user licenses, and incorporation 

DISPUTE RESOLUTION

Negotiations and settlement agreements, mediation 

 
 

About

Registered Patent and Trademark Agent

Education:

J.D. 

University of Toronto

B. Sc - Biology 

Western University

Member of 

  • Intellectual Property Institute of Canada (IPIC)

  • Toronto Intellectual Property Group (TIPG)

Jerry is a lawyer and trademark agent based in Markham and Richmond Hill, serving the Greater Toronto Area. Jerry has been practicing in the area of intellectual property and litigation since 2011.

Previously, Jerry practiced at Bereskin & Parr LLP, a national intellectual property boutique law firm. Jerry has successfully appeared before the Federal and Provincial Courts, and has represented clients from local businesses to multi-national corporations. Jerry was also counsel in one of Canada's largest patent infringement trials.

 

Jerry's practice now focuses on addressing the needs of start-ups and small businesses.

Jerry has extensive experience in advising on intellectual property, licensing, branding, as well as common technology and corporate issues.

Jerry's core values are:

  • Proportionality - balancing business objectives, risks, and budget

  • Responsiveness - timely and direct communication

  • Clarity - making legal concepts and process easy to understand

  • Efficiency - using experience and technology to reduce delay and costs

  • Candour - being upfront about risks, fees and turnaround time

Selected Publications

Jerry can assist clients in English, Mandarin and Japanese.

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Email: info@jerrychen.ca
 

Tel:  905.805.7173 (9am to 5 pm, Mon to Fri)

Fax: 416.352.5908

M: 647.746.8333

Address: 8500 Leslie St., Unit 101, Markham, ON

WeChat ID: jzc_ip
 

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