Margot Patterson is Counsel with Dentons' Intellectual Property, Communications Law, Competition Law, and Media, Entertainment and Sports practice groups, with a practice focused on media, brands and intellectual property. Margot advises leading businesses in entertainment, e-commerce and technology on exploiting, growing and protecting their commercial assets. Designated by the Law Society of Ontario as a Certified Specialist in Copyright, Margot regularly advises clients on licenses for copyright-protected content. She represents clients before the Copyright Board of Canada, and has acted as an expert advisor to international organizations on the Canadian copyright system. Margot works with broadcasters and content distributors to navigate CRTC rules, and structure commercial agreements to ensure regulatory compliance and the successful launch of services in Canada. She also advises a broad range of clients on advertising and marketing, including promotions, sponsorships and contests of all kinds, branding issues, and competitive disputes. She advises on consumer protection, regulated consumer products and services, and product recalls. Margot has also worked extensively with businesses to meet the requirements of Canada's Anti-Spam (CASL) and Privacy laws.