Nancy Pei is a partner in Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh's Toronto office where she practises exclusively in the field of pharmaceuticals. She has over a decade of experience with pharmaceutical patent and related litigation and in providing regulatory advice to clients operating in this industry.
Nancy represents innovative pharmaceutical companies in litigation relating to the Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations and in patent infringement actions. She has represented clients before the Federal Court of Canada, the Federal Court of Appeal, the Supreme Court of Canada, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, and in opposition proceedings before the Canadian Intellectual Property Office. She also provides advice on matters relating to patent listing, data protection, the Patented Medicine Prices Review Board, and access to information requests. Nancy’s hands-on experience as a pharmacist coupled with the expertise gained through her highly focussed yet diverse practice afford her a unique position in examining broader patenting and regulatory issues of importance to innovative pharmaceutical clients.
Qualifications — Registered Trademark Agent 1998
Registered Patent Agent 2004
Registered Pharmacist (Ontario College of Pharmacists)