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Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

Information Technology

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What the team is known for

Highly regarded for its representation of health industry clients and other public sector organisations in relation to licensing and service agreements, technology-related litigation and the privacy regulatory framework. Acts for both purchasers and providers of technology. Also well versed in assisting with cybersecurity issues as well as technology-related procurement mandates.

Strengths

One client noted: "The team is highly competent and cares about doing a good job for the client and keeping costs reasonable."

Sources praise the firm's "strong topic expertise and fast response times."

Work highlights

Assisted a group of hospitals including Lakeridge Health with the procurement of a hosting partner for their information systems.

Notable practitioners

Bradley Freedman is regarded as a "very smart" practitioner whose wide-reaching technology practice spans privacy, e-commerce and cybersecurity. He is proficient in the structuring of commercial transactions.

Eric Boehm is "excellent," confirmed a source, who added: "He provides fast turnaround on documents, and high-quality advice." He advises his client base of retailers and financial bodies on a range of tech-related commercial transactions.

Mark Fecenko has experience handling a multitude of  software-related contract negotiations for public sector bodies, including health, higher education and municipality clients. He also offers expertise in procurement and licensing matters.

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Overview

IT plays an essential role in Canada's economy, since some form of computer network drives virtually all facets of business and personal life. Information management and data exchange have always been key to business success, while instant access to information has progressed from a reality to a requirement.

That is where BLG comes in. Our clients know that it is imperative to have a legal team that understands the business models, technology, legal and regulatory frameworks of this evolving industry and can provide innovative, targeted services.

Members of our IT Group are at the forefront of technology law and intellectual property services across all industries. Whether your core business is in the IT field or incidentally affected by new technological developments, we are unmatched in our ability to provide timely, cost-effective advice.

Members

Fecenko, Mark J (Head of Department)

Boehm, Eric

Freedman, Bradley

Howg, Jason

Information Technology Department

Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

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Department location

Bay Adelaide Centre, East Tower

22 Adelaide Street West

Toronto

Ontario

Canada

M5H 4E3

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Nationwide - Canada

Information Technology


Bradley Freedman
Band 4
Mark J Fecenko
Band 3