Intellectual Property and Licensing
1996 – Ontario
Michael Morgan is the head of the LaBarge Weinstein Licensing Group. He practices intellectual property law with an emphasis on complex transactions for the development, acquisition, licensing, use or other exploitation of technology products and services.
Prior to joining LW, Michael was the General Counsel of the Entrust group of companies where he was responsible for the negotiation and drafting of a wide variety of contracts, including software licenses, distribution and OEM agreements for both hardware and software, software development agreements, maintenance, consulting, source code escrow, and Internet-related agreements. In addition to these responsibilities, Michael managed the Entrust intellectual property portfolio of over 100 patents and pending patent applications and was also responsible for the management of a number of patent infringement lawsuits for Entrust in the United States. Before joining Entrust, Michael was a member of the Technology Law group at Nortel Networks where he worked on numerous large M&A transactions.