Based in Ottawa—a city that is acknowledged as a world leader in information technology and e-commerce—Brazeau Seller Law has first-hand experience in information technology law.

From emerging and early-stage businesses to high-growth or established companies, we offer advice and practical assistance in all matters related to the development, acquisition, supply, and use of information technology-based goods and services, as well as e-commerce issues.

We also assist in the protection of confidential and proprietary information against improper use, trademark applications, stock option, profit-sharing, and other incentive plans, and employment and tax matters uniquely specific to technology executives.

Our services include:

  • Advising information technology businesses regarding:
    • Corporate financing
    • Corporate structure
    • Mergers and acquisitions
    • Private and venture capital financing
    • Conducting intellectual property audits related to technology
  • Negotiating, drafting, and reviewing:
    • Co-development agreements
    • Confidentiality and non-disclosure agreements
    • Development and distribution agreements
    • Employee and independent contractor agreements
    • Escrow agreements (e.g., source code escrow arrangements)
    • IT outsourcing agreements (e.g., application service provision, website development and hosting, credit card services, technology development and maintenance)
    • Licensing agreements
    • Maintenance agreements
    • Software/systems development agreements
    • Teaming agreements
    • Technology transfer agreements

If you are seeking guidance or advice for your technology business, contact one of our lawyers today.