Update on Canadian Patent Practice

Tom Bailey and Jennifer Marles will presenting a webinar on March 21, 2017 entitled Update on Canadian Patent Practice for the Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys in the UK.

Their webinar 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

More information can be found here.