B. Eng. (Electrical) - McGill University, Montreal, Canada
Registered Patent Agent ( Canada & U.S.A.)
With over 15 years in the patent profession, Tony has represented clients in a variety of high technology industries, and has extensive patent prosecution experience in the following technological fields: computer architecture, software, database structures, networking, communication systems, semiconductor devices and memory, including medical diagnostic equipment.
Prior to entering the profession, Tony gained hands-on experience in the areas of wireless communication systems and digital electronics, which included the development of traffic management solutions for mobile data networks. Tony has held positions at Canada’s prominent law firms, including McCarthy Tétrault LLP and Gowlings, and at Sim & McBurney, an IP boutique firm. He has also worked in the legal department of Aastra Telecom, a multinational corporation where he developed and managed an extensive patent portfolio covering wireless networks, IP switching platforms, unified communications, mobility, and security applications.
Tony uses his expertise in electronics, telecommunications and information technology to help high-tech start-ups and SMEs protect their innovations, as well as develop, maintain and exploit their patent portfolios.
UPCOMING SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS
> March 1, 2017: Canadian Crowdfinance Summit 2017
Strategies to Protect Your Revenue by Securing Intellectual Property (IP) Rights before Launching
> March 10-11, 2017: Judge, Entrepreneurship Competition - The National Business and Technology Conference
> May 15, 2017: OCE Discovery - Exhibitor
PAST SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS
> January 25, 2017: “Do startups need patents?”, Extreme Venture Partners/ Extreme Accelerator, Toronto
> November 10, 2015: “Software Patents: Don’t Hate the Player, Hate the Game”, BNOTIONS, Toronto
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