100 King St W, Suite 6200, 1 First Cdn Pl, PO Box 50, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1992 (ON)
Kelly is the head of the firm’s Marketing & Distribution Practice Group. Her commercial practice has an emphasis on consumer protection, marketing, distribution, and intellectual property matters. She works extensively with retailers, manufacturers, distributors, and marketers of a broad range of products and services, as well as with advertising and promotional agencies, and advises Canadian and foreign-based clients in connection with various aspects of doing business in Canada including consumer protection legislation, advertising and promotions, French language issues, coupons, packaging and labelling, e-commerce and distribution, and pricing matters. In addition, Kelly’s practice extends to various aspects of intellectual property law, including the protection, registration, and licensing of intellectual property rights and the protection of confidential information. She also regularly provides transaction and litigation support in marketing, trade practice, distribution, and intellectual property matters. Kelly has been recognized in numerous legal publications as a leading Canadian advertising and trademark specialist who provides business practical advice.
Morgan Stanley completed the acquisition of Solium Capital Inc., a leading global provider of software-as-a-service for equity administration, financial reporting and compliance, headquartered in Calgary, for $1.1 billion.
On April 2, 2015, Dream Unlimited Corp. (“Dream”) and Dream Office REIT (“REIT”) completed the reorganization of the REIT’s management structure to better align the management structure of the REIT with the interests of its unitholders.