Smart & Biggar’s Matthew Zischka, Sheldon Hamilton and Steven Garland attending AIPPI World Congress
October 13, 2017

Smart & Biggar will have three partners attending the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI) World Congress, from October 13-17 in Sydney, Australia.

All three are members of AIPPI, and Matthew Zischka is a member of the Executive Council for AIPPI Canada, while Sheldon Hamilton is a member of the Amicus Brief Committee. Steven Garland is Past President of the Canadian Group, Chairman of the Q199 Attorney-Client Privilege Committee and Member of the Programme Committee. 

Matthew Zischka Sheldon Hamilton Steven Garland

AIPPI is celebrating its 120th Anniversary this year with a comprehensive Educational Program, featuring all areas of intellectual property law and all disciplines from prosecution to litigation. Attendees can look forward to extensive networking opportunities with individuals from around the world.

For the full agenda, click here.


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 have been leaders in intellectual property and technology law for over a century. For more information, please visit  

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