Bradley Freedman is Vancouver Regional Leader of our Technology Law Group, and a partner in our national Intellectual Property and Information Technology groups. Bradley focuses his practice on technology, intellectual property, the Internet, electronic commerce, and related matters, and is recognized as a leading lawyer in these areas of law by the foremost legal rankings publications. Bradley advises clients in negotiating, structuring and documenting transactions and business arrangements, and acts as counsel in litigation, arbitration and mediation. He has appeared before the Supreme Court of British Columbia, the British Columbia Court of Appeal, the Federal Court of Canada, the Federal Court of Appeal, the Trademarks Opposition Board, and international commercial arbitration tribunals.
Bradley is also a Domain-Name Dispute Arbitrator for both the World Intellectual Property Organization and the British Columbia International Commercial Arbitration Centre.
Publications & Presentations
•Author, Domain-Name Disputes chapter, Consolidated Intellectual Property Statutes and Regulations with Related Materials, Thomson Carswell, 2015.
•Author, Software License Agreements: A Practical Guide, October, 2014.
•Author/Editor, Consolidated Electronic Commerce Statutes and Regulations with Related Materials, Thomson Carswell, 2015.
•Author, Internet Law, chapter, Annual Review of Law & Practice, 2015.
•Advisory Board member and frequent contributor, Butterworth's Internet and E-Commerce Law in Canada.
Testimonials & Rankings
•“Mr Freedman provides excellent service; he communicates clearly, is willing to discuss and arrange budgets for legal work and is responsive and diligent.” - Lexology Client Choice Awards, 2016
• He is everything I look for in a lawyer - his work is first class, he is knowledgeable about our business and the industry and he is responsive. - Lexology Client Choice Awards, 2016
• Mr Freedman is the best in his field; it is a pleasure working with him. - Lexology Client Choice Awards, 2016
• He offers value for money; we have come to count on his advice, the quality of his work, his quick turnaround times and the fact that each encounter leads to a successful outcome. - Lexology Client Choice Awards, 2016
•Recognized by the 2016 and 2014 Lexology Client Choice Awards as the exclusive winner in Information Technology in British Columbia.
•Recognized in the 2016 and previous editions of Benchmark Canada as a “local litigation star”, and the 2016 and 2015 editions as “Litigation Star, Canada, Intellectual Property.”
•Recognized in the 2016 and 2015 editions of World Trademark Review's WTR 1000 - The World's Leading Trademark Professionals (Enforcement and Litigation; Prosecution and Strategy).
•Selected by peers for inclusion in the 2016 edition (and since 2006) of The Best Lawyers in Canada (Information Technology Law, Intellectual Property Law).
•Recognized in the 2015, 2014 and 2013 editions of The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory (Computer & IT Law, Intellectual Property, Technology Transactions).
•Recognized in the 2013 edition of the Lexpert Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada.
•Martindale-Hubbell BV Distinguished 4.4 out of 5 Peer Review Rated.