Stephanie Chong practices exclusively in the area of intellectual property law, with an emphasis on the acquisition, management and enforcement of trade-mark and other IP rights. Stephanie advises entities ranging from small- and medium-sized enterprises to large multi-nationals. She represents clients in proceedings before the Trade-marks Opposition Board, as well as the Ontario and Federal Courts in proceedings relating to patents, trademarks and copyright. Stephanie is also a registered trademark agent. In addition to her years of experience in private practice, Stephanie also had the opportunity to serve as Interim Counsel, Patents and Trademarks, for one of Canada’s largest pharmaceutical companies.
Stephanie is a frequent speaker on various IP topics, and she has written many articles and academic papers for both national and international publications, including The Trademark Reporter, European Intellectual Property Review, Canadian Intellectual Property Review, and Canadian International Lawyer. One of Stephanie’s papers was cited with approval by the Supreme Court of Canada in the Harvard Mouse case, Harvard College v. Canada (Commissioner of Patents),  4 S.C.R. 45. Stephanie was also successful counsel in the Pink Panther case, a leading case on famous trademarks in Canada.