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Armand M Benitah Toronto Lawyer

Armand M. Benitah

Partner | Patent Agent | Trademark Agent Fasken
Deciding how to best leverage your innovation to create value is a critical step in the development of your IP strategy.
Jurisdiction Ontario, 2000
Language(s) French, English
Office(s) Toronto

Armand Benitah is a Partner  and Chair of the firm’s Toronto Intellectual Property (IP) Group. He is a lawyer and also a registered patent and trademark agent.

Through his broad IP practice, Armand works with clients on all facets of IP, from patents, trademarks, and copyrights, to industrial design and trade secrets. Providing thoughtful, strategic and tailored advice, Armand assists clients through the creation, protection, commercialization, licensing and enforcement of IP.

He regularly advises on the transfer and acquisition of IP assets, and drafts and negotiates commercial agreements ranging from license, non-disclosure, research and development agreements, to security interest, technology transfer and collaboration/co-development agreements.

In addition to his commercial transactional work, Armand assists clients with the drafting and prosecution of patent applications. Working primarily in the mechanical and electromechanical arts, he advises on all issues related to patentability, validity, infringement and enforcement of patent rights.

Armand manages extensive domestic and international patent, trademark and industrial design portfolios, with particular experience acting for manufacturing and technology companies backed by venture capital funds.

Armand is a Member of the Canadian Bar Association and an Affiliate Member of the Intellectual Property Institute of Canada.

  • Recognized in Corporate Law and Intellectual Property Law in Toronto, The Best Lawyers in Canada 2020 to 2022
  • Recognized by IAM Patent 1000 – The World’s Leading Patent Professionals , IAM Patent 1000 2018 to 2021
  • Whos Who Legal Canada, Who's Who Legal Canada 2018 to 2020
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  • Registered Trademark Agent, Canada
  • Registered Patent Agent, Canada
  • Registered Patent Agent, United States
  • LLB Osgoode Hall Law School at York University
  • BCL Université de Montréal
  • BEng, Civil Engineering McGill University

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Member, Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Ontario Bar Association
  • Affiliate Member, Intellectual Property Institute of Canada
  • Member, Toronto Intellectual Property Group
  • Foreign Affiliate Member, American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • Member, Fédération Internationale des Conseils en Propriété Industrielle
Making the Most of Your Intellectual Property TiE Institute, TiE Toronto location location Toronto
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