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Best Lawyers in Canada, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Corporate and Commercial Litigation, 2020

Best Lawyers in Canada, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property Law, 2020

Chambers Canada, Harry Radomski - Star Individual, Intellectual Property: Litigation - Nationwide, 2020

The Legal 500 Canada, Harry Radomski - Leading Lawyer, Intellectual Property, 2020

The Legal 500 Canada, Harry Radomski - Recommended, Intellectual Property, 2020

Lexpert Special Edition, Harry Radomski - Ranked - Canada's Leading Litigation Lawyers in the Globe & Mail's ROB Magazine, Litigation, 2019

LMG Life Sciences, Harry Radomski - Hall of Fame, Intellectual Property, 2019

Chambers Canada, Harry Radomski - Star Individual, Intellectual Property: Litigation - Nationwide, 2019

Chambers Global, Harry Radomski - Star Individual, Intellectual Property: Litigation, 2019

Who's Who Legal, Harry Radomski - Recognized Thought Leaders Global Elite, Life Sciences, 2019

Who's Who Legal, Harry Radomski - Recognized Global Leader, Life Sciences - Patent Litigation, 2019

Who's Who Legal, Harry Radomski - Recognized Global Leader, Patents, 2019

Best Lawyers’ Lawyer of the Year, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property Law, 2019

Best Lawyers in Canada, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Corporate and Commercial Litigation, 2019

Best Lawyers in Canada, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property Law, 2019

The Legal 500 Canada, Harry Radomski - Leading Individual, Intellectual Property, 2019

The Legal 500 Canada, Harry Radomski - Recommended, Intellectual Property, 2019

Lexpert Magazine, Harry Radomski - Most Frequently Recommended, Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Lawyers in Canada, IP & Media, 2019

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Harry Radomski - Most Frequently Recommended, Intellectual Property, 2019

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Harry Radomski - Most Frequently Recommended, Intellectual Property - Litigation, 2019

Chambers Canada, Harry Radomski - Star Individual, Intellectual Property: Litigation - Nationwide, 2018

Lexpert Special Edition, Harry Radomski - Ranked - Canada's Leading Litigation Lawyers in the Globe and Mail's ROB Magazine, Litigation, 2018

Best Lawyers in Canada, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Corporate and Commercial Litigation, 2018

Best Lawyers in Canada, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property Law, 2018

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Harry Radomski - Most Frequently Recommended, Intellectual Property, 2018

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Harry Radomski - Most Frequently Recommended, Litigation - Intellectual Property, 2018

Lexpert Magazine, Harry Radomski - Most Frequently Recommended, Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Lawyers in Canada, Intellectual Property & Media, 2018

Chambers Canada, Harry Radomski - Star Individual, Intellectual Property: Litigation, 2017

Lexpert Magazine, Harry Radomski - Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Litigation Lawyers in Canada, Intellectual Property Litigation, 2017

Who's Who Legal, Harry Radomski - Recognized, 1 of 5 Most Highly Regarded, Patents, 2017

Who's Who Legal, Harry Radomski - Recognized, 1 of 5 Most Highly Regarded, Life Sciences, 2017

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Harry Radomski - Most Frequently Recommended, Intellectual Property, 2017

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Harry Radomski - Most Frequently Recommended, Litigation - Intellectual Property, 2017

Best Lawyers in Canada, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property Law, 2017

Best Lawyers in Canada, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Corporate and Commercial Litigation, 2017

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Harry Radomski - Most Frequently Recommended, Intellectual Property, 2016

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Harry Radomski - Most Frequently Recommended, Litigation - Intellectual Property, 2016

Chambers Canada, Harry Radomski - Star Individual, Intellectual Property: Litigation, 2016

Lexpert/American Lawyer Media Guide, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property, 2016

Lexpert/American Lawyer Media Guide, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Litigation - Intellectual Property, 2016

Chambers Global, Harry Radomski - Star Individual, Intellectual Property: Litigation, 2016

The Legal 500 Canada, Harry Radomski - Leading Individual, Intellectual Property, 2016

Best Lawyers in Canada, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Corporate and Commercial Litigation, 2016

Best Lawyers in Canada, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property Law, 2016

Lexpert Special Edition, Harry Radomski - Ranked - Canada's Leading Litigation Lawyers in the Globe & Mail's ROB Magazine, Litigation, 2015

Best Lawyers in Canada, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property Law, 2015

The Legal 500 Canada, Harry Radomski - Leading Individual, Intellectual Property, 2015

Lexpert/American Lawyer Media Guide, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property Litigation, 2015

Lexpert/American Lawyer Media Guide, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property, 2015

Chambers Global, Harry Radomski - Star Individual, Intellectual Property: Litigation, 2015

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Harry Radomski - Most Frequently Recommended, Intellectual Property, 2015

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Harry Radomski - Most Frequently Recommended, Litigation - Intellectual Property, 2015

Best Lawyers in Canada, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Corporate and Commercial Litigation, 2015

Best Lawyers in Canada, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property Law, 2014

Chambers Global, Harry Radomski - Star Individual, Intellectual Property: Litigation, 2014

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Harry Radomski - Most Frequently Recommended, Intellectual Property, 2014

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Harry Radomski - Most Frequently Recommended, Litigation - Intellectual Property, 2014

The Legal 500 Canada, Harry Radomski - Leading Individual, Intellectual Property, 2014

Best Lawyers in Canada, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property Law, 2014

Lexpert/American Lawyer Media Guide, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property, 2014

Lexpert/American Lawyer Media Guide, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property Litigation, 2014

Who's Who Legal, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Patents, 2014

Who's Who Legal, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Life Sciences - Patent Litigation, 2014

Lexpert Special Edition, Harry Radomski - Ranked - Canada's Leading Litigation Lawyers in the Globe & Mail's ROB Magazine, Litigation, 2014

Benchmark Canada, Harry Radomski - Litigation Star, Intellectual Property: Canada, 2014

Benchmark Canada, Harry Radomski - Litigation Star, Intellectual Property: Ontario, 2014

Lexpert Magazine, Harry Radomski - Ranked - Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Litigation Lawyers in Canada, Intellectual Property Litigation, 2013

Lexpert Special Edition, Harry Radomski - Ranked – Canada's Leading Litigation Lawyers in the Globe & Mail's ROB Magazine, Litigation, 2013

Lexpert/American Lawyer Media Guide, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property, 2013

Lexpert/American Lawyer Media Guide, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property Litigation, 2013

Benchmark Canada, Harry Radomski - Litigation Star, Intellectual Property: Ontario, 2013

Benchmark Canada, Harry Radomski - Litigation Star, Intellectual Property: Canada, 2013

Chambers Global, Harry Radomski - Star Individual, Intellectual Property: Litigation, 2013

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Harry Radomski - Most Frequently Recommended, Intellectual Property, 2013

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Harry Radomski - Most Frequently Recommended, Litigation - Intellectual Property, 2013

Who's Who Legal, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Life Sciences, 2013

Who's Who Legal, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Patents, 2013

Euromoney's Guide to the World's Leading Lawyers, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Patent Law, 2013

Martindale-Hubbell, Harry Radomski - AV Peer Review Rated, Civil Litigation, Intellectual Property

Best Lawyers in Canada, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property Law, 2013

Who's Who Legal, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Patents, 2012

Who's Who Legal, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Life Sciences, 2012

Lexpert Special Edition, Harry Radomski - Ranked - Canada's Leading Litigation Lawyers in the Globe & Mail's ROB Magazine, Litigation, 2012

Lexpert Magazine, Harry Radomski - Ranked - Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Litigation Lawyers in Canada, Intellectual Property Litigation, 2012

Euromoney's Guide to the Best of the Best , Harry Radomski - Recognized, Patent, 2012

Best Lawyers in Canada, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property Law, 2012

Lexpert/American Lawyer Media Guide, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property, 2012

Lexpert/American Lawyer Media Guide, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property Litigation, 2012

Chambers Global, Harry Radomski - Star Individual, Intellectual Property: Litigation, 2012

Benchmark Canada, Harry Radomski - Litigation Star, Commercial Litigation: Ontario, 2012

Benchmark Canada, Harry Radomski - Litigation Star, Intellectual Property: Ontario, 2012

Benchmark Canada, Harry Radomski - Litigation Star, Intellectual Property: Canada, 2012

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Harry Radomski - Most Frequently Recommended, Intellectual Property, 2012

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Harry Radomski - Most Frequently Recommended, Litigation - Intellectual Property, 2012

Lexpert Magazine, Harry Radomski - Ranked, Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Litigation Lawyers in Canada, Intellectual Property Litigation, 2011

Who's Who Legal, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Life Sciences, 2011

Who's Who Legal, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Patents, 2011

Best Lawyers in Canada, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property Law, 2011

Best Lawyers’ Lawyer of the Year, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property, Toronto, 2011

Lexpert/American Lawyer Media Guide, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property, 2011

Lexpert/American Lawyer Media Guide, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property Litigation, 2011

Chambers Global, Harry Radomski - Star Performer, Intellectual Property: Litigation, 2011

Euromoney's Guide to the World's Leading Lawyers, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Patent Law, 2011

Law Business Research's "Who's Who International", Harry Radomski - Recognized, Life Sciences, 2011

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Harry Radomski - Most Frequently Recommended, Intellectual Property, 2011

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Harry Radomski - Most Frequently Recommended, Litigation - Intellectual Property, 2011

Who's Who Legal, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Life Sciences, 2010

Who's Who Legal, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Patents, 2010

Lexpert Magazine, Harry Radomski - Ranked - Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Litigation Lawyers in Canada, Intellectual Property Litigation, 2010

Best Lawyers in Canada, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property Law, 2010

Lexpert Magazine, Harry Radomski - Ranked - Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada , Intellectual Property Litigation, 2010

Lexpert/American Lawyer Media Guide, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property Litigation, 2010

Who's Who Legal, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Life Sciences, 2010

Chambers Global, Harry Radomski - Star Performer, Intellectual Property: Litigation, 2010

Euromoney's Guide to the Best of the Best , Harry Radomski - Recognized, Patent, 2010

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Harry Radomski - Consistently Recommended, Intellectual Property, 2010

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Harry Radomski - Most Frequently Recommended, Litigation - Intellectual Property, 2010

Best Lawyers in Canada, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property Law, 2009

Lexpert/American Lawyer Media Guide, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property Litigation, 2009

Chambers Global, Harry Radomski - Ranked - Star Performer, Intellectual Property: Litigation, 2009

Euromoney's Guide to the World's Leading Lawyers, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Patent Law, 2009

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Harry Radomski - Consistently Recommended, Intellectual Property, 2009

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Harry Radomski - Most Frequently Recommended, Litigation – Intellectual Property, 2009

PLC Which lawyer? Yearbook, Harry Radomski - Leading, IP: Patent Litigation, 2009

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Law Business Research's "Who's Who International", Harry Radomski - Recognized, Life Sciences, 2008

Chambers Global, Harry Radomski - Ranked - Tier 1, Intellectual Property, 2008

PLC Which lawyer? Yearbook, Harry Radomski - Leading, IP: Patent Litigation, 2008

PLC Which lawyer? Yearbook, Harry Radomski - Leading, Life Sciences: Intellectual Property, 2008

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Harry Radomski - Consistently Recommended, Intellectual Property, 2008

Euromoney's Guide to the Best of the Best , Harry Radomski - Recognized, Patent, 2008

Best Lawyers in Canada, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property Law, 2008

Lexpert/American Lawyer Media Guide, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property Litigation, 2008

Euromoney's Guide to the World's Leading Lawyers, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Patent Law, 2007

Lexpert Magazine, Harry Radomski - Ranked - Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada, Intellectual Property Litigation, 2007

Chambers Global, Harry Radomski - Ranked - Tier 1, Intellectual Property, 2007

Lexpert/American Lawyer Media Guide, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property Litigation, 2007

PLC Which lawyer? Yearbook, Harry Radomski - Leading, Intellectual Property, 2007

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Harry Radomski - Most Frequently Recommended, Litigation – Intellectual Property, 2007

Lexpert/American Lawyer Media Guide, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property Litigation, 2006

Chambers Global, Harry Radomski - Ranked - Tier 1, Intellectual Property, 2006

PLC Which lawyer? Yearbook, Harry Radomski - Leading, Intellectual Property, 2006

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Best Lawyers in Canada, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property, 2006

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Harry Radomski - Most Frequently Recommended, Litigation – Intellectual Property, 2006

PLC Which lawyer? Yearbook, Harry Radomski - Leading, Intellectual Property, 2005

PLC Which lawyer? Yearbook, Harry Radomski - Recommended, Life Sciences: Regulatory, 2005

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Lexpert Magazine, Harry Radomski - Ranked - 100 Canada/US Cross-Border Litigators, Intellectual Property Litigation, 2005

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Harry Radomski - Most Frequently Recommended, Litigation - Intellectual Property, 2005

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Harry Radomski - Repeatedly Recommended, Intellectual Property, 2005

Lexpert/American Lawyer Media Guide, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property Litigation, 2005

Euromoney's Guide to the World's Leading Lawyers, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Patent Law, 2005

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Harry Radomski - Consistently Recommended, Litigation - Intellectual Property, 2004

Lexpert/American Lawyer Media Guide, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Litigation - Intellectual Property, 2004

PLC Which lawyer? Yearbook, Harry Radomski - Leading, Intellectual Property, 2004

PLC Which lawyer? Yearbook, Harry Radomski - Leading, Life Sciences, 2004

Euromoney's Guide to the World's Leading Lawyers, Harry Radomski - Recognized, Intellectual Property, 2004

Harry Radomski

Counsel

hradomski@goodmans.ca vCard
Bay Adelaide Centre - West Tower
333 Bay Street, Suite 3400
Toronto, ON M5H 2S7

Tel:   416.597.4142
Fax:   416.979.1234

Harry Radomski serves as counsel at Goodmans. Harry heads the Intellectual Property Group, which has been described as “the best in this field in Canada” (Chambers Canada).

Harry’s practice focuses on intellectual property litigation, including patent, trademark and copyright disputes and the complex assessments of damages flowing from the infringement of such rights. Harry is a seasoned trial lawyer, who regularly appears before all levels of court in Ontario and in the Federal Court. He has appeared before the Supreme Court of Canada on a number of occasions to address the country’s leading patent, trade-mark and damages issues. He has also appeared in the provinical Superior Courts in British Columbia, New Brunswick and Quebec.

Beyond his intellectual property practice, Harry has extensive experience in litigation involving provincial and federal governments, including judicial reviews of regulatory decisions in the pharmaceutical context, as well as a variety of commericial litigation matters. Outside of his litigation practice, Harry is also involved in contract negotiations and collective bargaining agreements for several hockey coaches, management personnel and hockey officials in the National Hockey League.

RECOGNITION

Harry has been described by his peers in the intellectual property bar as:

  • “the best patent litigator in Canada” (Who’s Who Legal)
  • “a first-tier litigator – there’s nobody better” (Who’s Who Legal)
  • “the current pinnacle of our Bar” (Chambers Canada)
  • “the busiest, hardest-working litigation IP lawyer in Canada – he stands out above everyone else” (Chambers Canada)
  • “fantastically successful” (IAM Patent 1000)
  • “a leading figure and has been for decades” (IAM Patent 1000)
  • “an extremely talented orator [whose] track record in high-stakes cases is incredible” (IAM Patent 1000)

REPRESENTATIVE WORK

Harry’s representative work includes:

  • Ciba-Geigy Canada Ltd. v. Apotex Inc. (1992) - Represented the Respondent at the Supreme Court of Canada on a pivotal trade-mark decision which addressed the issues of passing-off and secondary meaning
  • Merck & Co., Inc. et al. v. Apotex Inc. et al. (1994) - Represented the Respondent at the Supreme Court of Canada in a proceeding which determined the parameters of the vested right by a drug company to a notice of compliance (i.e., marketing approval)
  • Apotex Inc. v. Eli Lilly and Company, et al. (1998) - Represented the Appellant at the Supreme Court of Canada in a proceeding which set guidelines for pharmaceutical industry participants on the proper date for assessing a Notice of Allegation served under the Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations and issues related to patent licensing and sublicensing agreements
  • Apotex Inc. v. Wellcome Foundation Ltd. (2002) - Represented the Appellant at the Supreme Court of Canada in a landmark case which considered the doctrine of sound prediction in the context of the utility requirement imposed under the Patent Act
  • Apotex Inc. v. AstraZeneca Canada Inc. et al. (2006) - Represented the Appellant at the Supreme Court of Canada in a matter under the Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations, which assisted in defining the scope of the protection afforded to a first person (typically, an innovate pharmaceutical manufacturer), engaged the applicable regulatory scheme in respect of its drug product, and set out the parameters under which a second person (typically, a generic pharmaceutical manufacturer) was required to comply with that regulatory scheme
  • Sanofi-Aventis, et al v Apotex Inc., et al. (2015) - Represented the Respondent at the Supreme Court of Canada in a proceeding which considered the methodology to be applied in determining damages and the hypothetical market during the period contemplated under section 8 of the Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations
  • AstraZeneca Canada Inc. v. Apotex Inc. (2017) - Represented the Respondent at the Supreme Court of Canada in a landmark case which addressed the judicial “promise doctrine” in the context of the utility requirement under the Patent Act

PROFESSIONAL INVOLVEMENT

Harry has lectured on intellectual property issues at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem Faculty of Law. He is also an adjunct professor for the LL.M. Health Law IP course at Osgoode Hall Law School.

Harry co-authored the Insurance Act of Ontario - Annotated.

Harry also devotes time to many charitable endeavours which have included Simon Wiesenthal and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

Education University of California at Berkeley (LL.M., 1976)
University of Toronto (LL.B., 1975)
University of Toronto (B.Comm., 1972)
Professional Affiliations

Law Society of Ontario
Canadian Bar Association
The Advocates’ Society
Canadian Association of Law Teachers

Year of Call

1978 Ontario