Anne Lau

Anne Lau  

Counsel

Executive Summary

Anne Lau is Co-Chair of the Trademarks practice in our Vancouver office’s Intellectual Property Group. Anne's practice is focused primarily on trademark matters and she has extensive experience in all areas of Canadian trademark practice, including trademark clearance searches and opinions; preparation and prosecution of trademark applications, opposition proceedings, trademark licensing and property right transfers; and enforcement of trademark rights.

Anne advises clients with strategies on brand protection and management, and assists Canadian clients with securing trademark protection in foreign jurisdictions. She has extensive experience in the management of complex international trademark portfolios. Anne is fluent in Cantonese and Mandarin.

Publications & Presentations

  • Contributing Author, Trademark Practice In Canada: A Practical Guide, BLG publication, 2011.
  • Various presentations to clients on Canadian trademark law and practice.
  • Author, Trade-mark Use Guidelines, DigitalEve, 2002.