Licensing & Commercialization

Stikeman Elliott understands that effectively leveraging intellectual property assets can generate significant revenue for many businesses, from primary resource companies, to manufacturers, retailers, and e-commerce operations. Our intellectual property and technology lawyers negotiate agreements and deliver commercialization strategies that enable clients to exploit their intellectual property to their full potential while protecting long-term interest in those assets. We also work with clients to establish effective monitoring and enforcement programs to ensure that agreements are honoured.

Our Expertise

  • Business development agreements
  • Confidentiality and non-disclosure agreements
  • Distribution agreements
  • ERP agreements
  • Intellectual property and technology license agreements
  • Maintenance and support agreements
  • Manufacturing agreements
  • Marketing agreements
  • SaaS agreements
  • Services agreements
  • Source code arrangements
  • Software agreements
  • Supply agreements
  • Technology transfer agreements