Business Law

In addition to specializing in intellectual property, ROBIC has a team of experienced lawyers offering an extensive range of business law services. The team advises clients with regard to technology transfers, license agreements, mergers and acquisitions, structuring of consortiums and joint-ventures, financing transactions, research and development, collaboration projects, and due diligence investigations. Our lawyers represent various technology-based businesses and institutions, as well as many venture capital firms. They have extensive experience in complex commercial transactions. Their unique expertise in both business law and intellectual property allows them to provide our clients with exceptional insight when carrying out due diligence investigations or negotiating intellectual property-related transactions.


  • Business Strategies and Negotiations
  • Competition and Unfair Competition
  • Confidentiality and Trade Secrets
  • Consortiums and Joint Ventures
  • Contracts (negotiation, drafting and review)
  • Corporate reorganizations
  • Distribution Contracts
  • Due Diligence
  • Financing (including Venture Capital)
  • Franchising
  • Start-ups
  • Licensing and Technology Transfers
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Management and Commercialization of Intellectual Property Rights
  • Production and Publishing Contracts
  • Research and Development Contracts

Meet our professionals




  • Marielle Doyon

    Marielle Doyon

    Ph.D., Pharmacology, Principal, CEP, Patent Agent
  • Stacey Dunn

    Stacey Dunn

    Lawyer and Patent Agent
  • Charles Goyer

    Charles Goyer

    Ph. D., Biochemistry, Patent Agent in Canada and in the United States, Business development and Senior Counsel