Plant Variety Protection


Goudreau Gage Dubuc, maintenant Lavery Avocats

Goudreau Gage Dubuc, one of the leading intellectual property firms in Canada, joins Lavery Lawyers. The two firms have integrated their operations in order to offer their clients a complete range of legal services.

The integration consolidates Lavery’s multidisciplinary approach. As the largest independent law firm in Quebec, Lavery is continuing to grow by adding the expertise brought by lawyers, patent agents and trademark agents specializing in intellectual property law, who belong to one of the most respected teams in the country.

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In Canada, some plant varieties may be protected pursuant to the Plant Breeders’ Rights Act.

Our services relating to such protection include the drafting, filing and prosecuting applications in addition to IP advice and our services in litigation and arbitration and contracts, titles and due diligence reviews related to the protection of plants.