Jonathan Chong practises in all areas of intellectual property law, with a focus on patent and trade-mark litigation. Dr Chong has participated in matters involving pharmaceutical products and medical devices, and has appeared before the Federal Court.
Dr. Chong’s graduate research involved the synthesis and study of porous metal-organic materials. He worked at the National Research Council of Canada and developed green chemical processes and materials derived from renewable resources. His research has been published in leading scientific journals.
Prior to joining our Montréal office, Dr. Chong articled and summered with a leading international law firm specializing in intellectual property.
B.C.L./LL.B., McGill University, 2015
Ph.D., Chemistry, University of British Columbia, 2009
B.Sc.(Hons.), Biochemistry and Chemistry, University of British Columbia, 2002
Memberships and activities
- Canadian Bar Association
- Intellectual Property Institute of Canada
- Young Bar of Montreal
The Federal Court invalidated the claims of a patent asserted in an infringement action, finding the plaintiffs’ choice to advance a broad construction invited the unavoidable validity problems that these claims are obvious and lack novelty..
March 01, 2018
The Federal Court is willing to grant a restrictive protective order to protect commercially sensitive information disclosed during litigation if justified by unusual circumstances..
February 15, 2018