March 10, 2011
In its inaugural publication of the world's top 250 patent litigators, Intellectual Asset Management names Torys as a leading firm in Canada, a "prominent jurisdiction for patent litigation" and "an important centre in the debate on the patentability of business methods."
Torys was commended for actively developing our IP practice in recent years. Our "relatively young team" is particularly focused on pharmaceutical litigation, with Pfizer, BIOTECanada and GlaxoSmithKline as among our clients.
Four of our lawyers were named as exceptional practitioners:
The 250 individuals identified by IAM's research team received substantial feedback from private practitioners and their users in more than 20 key jurisdictions. The top-class lawyers were reported to combine an in-depth knowledge of the legal process with an understanding of their clients' businesses to develop strategies for fighting cases that leave their clients in the best position possible.