Smart & Biggar sponsors WTR Industry Awards and presents 'Healthcare & Life Sciences Team of the Year Award' at INTA
May 26, 2017

Smart & Biggar was proud to be a sponsor of the WTR Industry Awards for in-house counsel on May 23rd, held at Barcelona’s Museum of Contemporary Art.

The event, timed to coincide with the International Trademark Association’s (INTA) annual meeting, was attended by over 300 senior in-house counsels from nominated companies together with senior representatives from a leading IP law firms from around the world.

Keltie Sim Luft, partner and chairwoman of the firm was on hand to present the award for 'Healthcare & Life Sciences Team of the Year' to the winning in-house counsel team from Novartis Pharma. Shortlisted companies in the category also included Gilead Sciences, GlaxoSmithKline, Pfizer and Specsavers.

Novartis and Smart & Biggar - WTR Industry Awards 2017

The firm would like to congratulate all of the nominees and winners of this year’s WTR Industry Awards.

For a full list of winners, please visit


Smart & Biggar is Canada's largest firm practising exclusively in intellectual property and technology law, with offices in Ottawa, Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver and Calgary. We are leaders in intellectual property and technology law and have been serving clients for over a century. For more information, please visit

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