Legal Staff

Peter Lavelle

Peter is a member of the firm’s intellectual property team, with a practice focused primarily on trademarks.

Prior to joining Winkler Partners, Peter worked at a Canadian intellectual property firm, as well as a major Chinese law firm in Beijing. In addition to his trademark experience, Peter has also worked on matters involving copyrights, patents, trade secrets, and industrial designs.

Peter is a barrister and solicitor with the Law Society of Upper Canada. He holds a J.D. from the University of Saskatchewan, an LL.M. from Peking University, and a B.Sc. (Biology) from the University of Toronto.

Recent Content
2019/10/14 | News

INTA representative visits WP

Last week, INTA’s Chief Representative for Asia Pacific, Seth…

2019/09/26 | Features

Hearings for patent invalidation cases

In Taiwan, patent invalidation proceedings usually involve the submission…

2019/09/17 | Features

When claiming trademark priority in Taiwan, choice of country can make a difference

When filing a trademark application in Taiwan, an applicant…

2019/08/12 | Features

Does abolishment of the recognition system allow foreign companies to freely obtain property in Taiwan?

Since the amended Company Act came into force, foreign…