Adrian J. Howard: Lawyer with Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

Adrian J. Howard

Ottawa,  ON  Canada

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Experience & Credentials

Practice Areas

  • Intellectual Property
  • Patents
  • Life Sciences
  • Trademarks
  • Healthcare Intellectual Property Protection and Commercialization
  • Intellectual Property Litigation
University Brock University, B.Sc., Honours, 1998
Law SchoolUniversity of Ottawa, LL.B., 2009
Admitted2010, Ontario

Professional Involvement

•Member, Canadian Bar Association

•Member, Ontario Bar Association


Executive Summary

Adrian Howard is a lawyer and an associate in the Ottawa office of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP. He obtained a B.Sc. from Brock University (Honours) in 1998, an LLB from the University of Ottawa in 2009 and was called to the Ontario Bar in 2010.

Professional Experience

•Has appeared before the Federal Court, Federal Court of Appeal, Ontario Superior Court and Ontario Small Claims Court.
•Has participated in patent infringement and impeachment actions, applications pursuant to the Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations, section 8 proceedings, and judicial reviews of decisions made by the Minister of Health and the Commissioner of Patents.


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Gilead Has Successfully Obtained a Declaration of Invalidity of a Patent that It Reasonably Expected Would Be Asserted Against It
Adrian J. Howard,Beverley Moore,Chantal Saunders, November 24, 2015
The Federal Court has allowed Gilead's claim to invalidate Idenix's ‘191 patent on the grounds of insufficient disclosure and lack of demonstrated utility/sound prediction. Idenix's counterclaim that Gilead's ‘657 Patent is invalid for anticipation was dismissed.

Registration for Speed Queen Expunged on Appeal for Not Showing Evidence of Use
Adrian J. Howard,Beverley Moore,Chantal Saunders, November 10, 2015
Alliance has successfully appealed a decision of the Federal Court (2014 FC 1224) that upheld a decision of the Registrar of Trademarks (2013 TMOB 218) which confirmed the registration of Whirlpool's trademark SPEED QUEEN.

Use of ABSOLUTE SECURITY for use with Software Found to Infringe ABSOLUTE
Adrian J. Howard,Beverley Moore,Chantal Saunders, November 10, 2015
Absolute had registered ABSOLUTE for use in association with software and services in 2003, and has registered four other marks containing the word absolute. Valt.X began using the term ABSOLUTE SECURITY in association with its software in 2012.

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Adrian J. Howard

100 Queen Street, Suite 1100
OttawaON K1P 1J9


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