Jean-Nicolas Delage

Partner at Fasken

Jean-Nicolas Delage is the co-leader of Fasken’s technology, media and telecommunications group and specialises in IP strategy and issues for high-growth emerging technology clients.

Mr Delage often helps clients with IP matters during commercial transactions, including licensing, cooperation agreements and due diligence investigations. He participates in implementing patent licensing programmes, including patent pools, in the wake of new standards adopted by standard-setting bodies and advises clients on IP issues related to the standardisation process. He also contributes to developing IP strategies and policies for research consortia that include industry, academia and publicly funded research centres.

Mr Delage frequently advises emerging technology companies on IP transactions with US, Asian and European multinationals, including the negotiation of licences, joint collaboration or other joint venture agreements.

Mr Delage has been recognised for his expertise by a number of organisations. He is one of the few Canadian attorneys who are Highly Recommended by IAM for patent-related transactions, listed as Repeatedly Recommended in the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory for both computer and IT law and technology transactions and recognised by Best Lawyers in Canada for technology law.

Mr Delage is a proud supporter and actor in Montreal’s emerging technology ecosystem and currently sits on the board of two accelerators.

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800 Victoria Square
Montreal QC H4Z 1E9

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