IP (Trademarks, Copyright & Patents)
Arya is an intellectual property lawyer, a registered patent agent in Canada and the US, and a registered trademark agent in Canada. His practice focuses on procuring patents, creating and managing patent portfolios spanning multiple jurisdictions, and assisting in enforcing and monetizing patents and trademarks. He combines his legal knowledge and patent and trademark agent qualifications with business experience gained from advising numerous start-up and SME clients and from personally working as a product developer at a tech-based startup company. Before joining PCK, Arya also worked in the intellectual property group at a large, full-service law firm and at a national intellectual property boutique.
Arya has drafted patents in a wide range of technical areas including computer-implemented inventions, virtual reality, projection and optics, electronics, nanotechnology, materials science, and mechanical inventions.
Arya routinely assists his clients with business case analysis and budgeting for their patent and trademark portfolios, mining their product development pipeline for patentable inventions, and creating intellectual property strategies spanning multiple years and markets.