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Fasken Martineau launches innovative new ViaFasken platform in Montréal

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Fasken Martineau's Montreal Emerging Technologies Group launches its innovative new web platform ViaFasken

Montréal (Québec) – Fasken Martineau, a leading international business law and litigation firm, announced the launch of ViaFasken, its innovative new web platform.

ViaFasken is a unique application that automates the constitution and organization of start-ups and the creation of certain contracts. ViaFasken also contains a virtual minute book and dataroom in which clients can file all their important documents, and a capitalization dashboard, making it much easier to manage documents and participate in due diligence investigations during financing and acquisition transactions.

“Several years ago we innovated by launching our Start-up Program, a legal product aimed at the emerging technologies start-up market. Today, we are extremely proud to state that we are a leader in this sector and are once again innovating by launching ViaFasken, a web platform that is the fruit of both our professionals’ and our clients’ labour, who supported us throughout the development process. Thanks to the precious contribution of our clients, we know that ViaFasken responds to the real needs of technological entrepreneurs,” said Jean-Nicolas Delage and Christian Jacques, the partners responsible for Fasken Martineau’s Emerging Technologies Group in Montréal.

About Fasken Martineau’s Emerging Technologies Group 

Fasken Martineau was the first major law firm in Canada to launch an entire program dedicated to start-ups. The mission of the Montréal team, headed by Jean-Nicolas Delage and Christian Jacques, is to guide emerging technology entrepreneurs by offering advice on issues such as legal structure, commercialization, financing, and intellectual property strategy.

Jean-Nicolas specializes in intellectual property strategy, including the protection, management and commercialization of intellectual property assets. Christian specializes in business law, with a focus on venture capital financing and mergers and acquisitions.

About Fasken Martineau

Fasken Martineau is a leading international business law and litigation firm. With more than 700 lawyers, the firm has offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Ottawa, Montréal, Québec City, London and Johannesburg. For additional information, please visit the firm's website at


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