Doug Copland is a partner in the Vancouver office of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP. His practice is focused in four areas:
Private Companies - advising privately held businesses on a broad range of corporate and commercial matters, including corporate organization, acquisitions and divestitures, and commercial contracts of all types.
Corporate Governance, with a focus on cooperative associations and similarly constituted entities.
Information Technology, including the acquisition of computer systems and software and related services.
Intellectual Property, covering all areas of the creation, protection, exploitation (including licensing and franchising) and enforcement of trade-marks, copyrights, patents, trade secrets and other intellectual property rights (excluding the preparation and prosecution of patent applications).