TDS is a leading Manitoba-based law firm for business, employment, and dispute resolution, providing legal services to its clients locally, nationally, and intentionally. The full-service firm's 85+ lawyers cover 25 areas of the law and offer services in English, French, Spanish, Italian, and Portuguese. With 10 full-time and part-time offices across Manitoba, TDS offers the widest geographic coverage of any major Manitoba law firm.
TDS was one of the founding members of Lex Mundi, The World’s Leading Association of Independent Law Firms, and TDS continues to be its only Manitoba based firm. This organization, with its 160 firms, has members in every province of Canada, state of the United States, and 100 countries throughout the world.
Lex Mundi firms practice in more than 50 areas of law, and in order to qualify for and maintain membership, its firms must meet strict quality control criteria. Its firm assists clients in addressing all of their technology-related legal needs, including the acquisition, use, development, registration, licensing, protection, financing, enforcement, and sale of knowledge-based assets.
Lawyers practising in this area negotiate, prepare, and review a wide range of technology-related agreements and policies ranging from software licences, development agreements, escrow agreements, distribution agreements, equipment leases, and corporate policies relating to e-mail and Internet access by employees.
Through TDS's affilate firm, Acumen, the firm offers access to corporate development services, including growth and exit strategies.