Our lawyers have close ties to the pharmaceutical, medical and scientific communities. We possess the in-depth knowledge and understanding necessary to help our clients navigate the complex process of regulations, testing, marketing and intellectual property protection of pharmaceutical products. We also have an excellent working relationship with Health Canada and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

Our knowledge, skill and reputation with industry regulators can help our clients bring their drugs to the market and protect their interests when challenged.

We represent Canadian and international:

  • Manufacturers
  • Processors
  • Developers
  • Distributors
  • Hospitals
  • Clinicians
  • Trade associations
  • Research institutions

Bringing Safe, Effective Products To Market

We want to help you navigate the legal challenges involved in bringing your pharmaceutical products to market from beginning to end. Our lawyers and patent professionals can:

  • Advise you on patents, clinical trials, recalls, packaging, labelling and advertising
  • Help you navigate the regulatory processes involved in approving drugs and dealing with compliance trials, advertising and labelling, as well as cross-border issues
  • Prepare, file and protect patents and other intellectual property
  • Assist in litigation involving patent infringement and impeachment, competition and exclusivity, product liability, pricing and cross-border issues
  • Assist your efforts to positively influence the legislation surrounding pharmaceuticals, including the interaction of branded pharmaceuticals and generic drugs and other types of policy-making and science advocacy
  • Help you develop an international strategy to defend your intellectual property in different jurisdictions

Contact Gilbert's LLP

Call us at 416-703-1100, or send us an email to learn more about our life sciences services. Our Toronto firm serves Canadian and American businesses, as well as international pharmaceutical companies doing business in Ontario and throughout Canada.