Wilson Lue LLP Patent & Trademark Agents, Intellectual Property Counsel

Thomas Kurys

Tom is a lawyer, patent agent, and trademark agent with experience in intellectual property litigation and prosecution spanning a wide range of industries. He represents clients in the Ontario and Federal courts, and has also been counsel in cases before the Trademarks Opposition Board and the Competition Tribunal. Tom’s practice also includes trademark filings, portfolio management, clearance opinions, opposition and cancellation proceedings, and enforcement.

Representative work

  • The Dow Chemical Company v. Nova Chemicals Corporation (T-2051-10/A-379-14)
  • The Proctor & Gamble Company v. Reckitt Benckiser (Canada) Inc. 2015 TMOB 69
  • Movenpick-Holding AG v Richtree Market Restaurants Inc. 2014 TMOB 138
  • Richtree Market Restaurants Inc. v. Mövenpick Holding AG 2015 TMOB 152, 2016 FC 1046
  • Stargrove Entertainment Inc. v. Universal Music Canada Inc. (Competition Tribunal CT-2015-09)

Professional activities

Tom is a member of the International Trademark Association, the Intellectual Property Institute of Canada, and the Canadian Bar Association.

Professional qualifications & education

  • Barrister and Solicitor, Ontario
  • Registered Trademark Agent, Canada
  • Registered Patent Agent, Canada and USA
  • J.D., Osgoode Hall Law School
  • B.Sc. (Engineering Chemistry, First Class Honours), Queen’s University