Update On Canadian Patent Practice

Update On Canadian Patent Practice

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Update on Canadian Patent Practice
Start date Tuesday, March 21, 2017 04:00 PM
End date Tuesday, March 21, 2017 05:00 PM
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Price Non Member £72.00 (Includes £12.00 VAT)
Member £48.00 (Includes £8.00 VAT)
Thomas Bailey and Jennifer Marles are partners of Oyen Wiggs Green & Mutala LLP, an Intellectual property boutique law firm located in Vancouver, Canada.

This Update on Canadian Patent Practice will include a review of recent developments, including tips on avoiding some traps peculiar to Canada, in the following practice areas:

  • Utility requirement - the doctrines of false promise and sound prediction
  • Double patenting 
  • Patentable subject matter - Canadian Intellectual Property Office guidelines
  • Patent agent privilege 
  • Patent term extension
  • New industrial design office practices