Think you don’t have intellectual property issues because you’re not a high-tech business? Think again. That’s the theme of the January 2012 Legal Eagles: Intellectual property law, patents and copyright are concerns for all businesses (Alberta Venture). Think again.
Featuring Martin Kratz, IP/IT lawyer, patent agent and partner with Bennett Jones LLP in Calgary and Sander Gelsing, an intellectual property lawyer and partner with Warren Sinclair LLP in Red Deer, who do a commendable job of interpreting the abstruse world of IP for the rest of us.
Best quote from the column—and possibly best quote on the law ever:
“Often people assume that the law will operate on the basis of common sense, and sadly, that’s far from the truth.” Martin Kratz