Jeremy Want is a partner in Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh's Ottawa office where he has over a decade of experience with intellectual property litigation. He has participated in cases involving patents (including pharmaceuticals), trademarks and copyrights. Jeremy has successfully represented clients before the Federal Court of Canada, the Federal Court of Appeal and the Ontario Superior Court of Justice. He has also successfully argued cases before the Trademarks Opposition Board.
Jeremy has significant experience in respect of patent trials involving the quantification of damages and profits. Jeremy also has experience with preparing and prosecuting trademark applications, and he has drafted and prosecuted patent applications in the mechanical and chemical fields.
Jeremy has authored and co-authored a number of papers relating to the Canadian patent system and patent litigation in Canada, including papers prepared for the Intellectual Property Institute of Canada, Industry Canada, and articles published in the Canadian Intellectual Property Review and Patent World.
Qualifications — Registered Trademark Agent 2001
Registered Patent Agent 2003
Registered to practise before the United States Patent and Trademark Office