LL.B., B.J., Barrister and Solicitor, Registered Trade-Mark Agent
Practical Resolutions Inc.
150 York Street, Suite 400
Early Neutral Evaluation
WIPO; IFTA; IP Neutrals of Canada
Services offered in:
General Civil Practice: Experience in multiple areas
Intellectual Property and Information Technology
Media and Communication
Founder and Managing Director of Practical Resolutions Inc., which helps organizations and individuals involved in technology and intellectual property disputes resolve them in an efficient, cost-effective way, through facilitated negotiations, mediation and arbitration.
Partner of Deeth Williams Wall LLP. Called to the Ontario bar in 1988; registered trade-mark agent. Practicing information technology and intellectual property law for 20 years. Areas of expertise include Internet; electronic commerce; patents, trademarks and copyright; technology licensing; outsourcing; and the mediation and arbitration of technology disputes.
Michael has negotiated hundreds of IT contracts and has mediated many IT disputes. He has acted as arbitrator in several commercial and IT matters.
Director, ADR Institute of Ontario; co-chair of ADRIO’s Technology and Intellectual Property Section. Director, Canadian IT Law Association. Past-President, Intellectual Property Institute of Canada (IPIC). Founding member of the Ontario Bar Association's Technology and E-Commerce Section. Member of the Toronto Computer Lawyers Group, International Technology Law Association.
Michael has written and spoken widely on information technology and intellectual property law, including dispute resolution.