Electrical & Computer Technology
B.A.Sc. (Eng. Sci.), University of Toronto, 1989
M.A.Sc. (Elec. Eng.), University of Toronto, 1991
J.D., University of Toronto, 1995
Admitted to the Ontario Bar, 1997
Registered Canadian Patent Agent, 2000
Registered United States Patent Agent, 2000
Registered Canadian Trademark Agent, 2005
American Bar Association (ABA)
American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)
Canadian Bar Association (CBA)
Canadian IT Law Association (IT.CAN)
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Intellectual Property Institute of Canada (IPIC), Fellow
Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO)
Toronto Computer Lawyers' Group (TCLG)
Toronto Intellectual Property Group (TIPG)
Women's Law Network
B.A.Sc. (Eng. Sci.), M.A.Sc. (Elec. Eng.), J.D.
Isis Caulder is a partner at Bereskin & Parr LLP and head of the firm's Clean Tech practice group.
Isis' practice focuses primarily on helping high technology clients secure and license patent rights for a wide variety of electrical and computer related inventions including video image processing software, audio signal processing hardware, space communications hardware, wireless communications software and hardware, data encryption and compression software, integrated circuit devices, biometric devices, solar power systems and devices, wireless sensor networks for environmental applications, carbon monitoring technology, and electronic consumer products. She also works with clients to obtain and license trademarks, copyrights and industrial designs and advises on strategic intellectual property portfolio development and management.
Prior to attending law school, Isis conducted post-graduate research in the field of algebraic control systems and then worked briefly in the power engineering and telecommunications industries.
While in law school, Isis was awarded the McCarthy, Tetrault Prize for academic excellence and the Bereskin & Parr Prize in Intellectual Property.
Isis is an active member of the International and Foreign Law, Professional Programs, and Electronic and Computer Law Committees of the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) and the Software & Business Methods Committee of the Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO). She is also a member of the Information Technology Committee of the Intellectual Property Institute of Canada (IPIC).
Isis is the Editor of the firm’s Electrical & Computer Technology Newsletter.