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Acquire the expertise of one of Canada’s more reputable IP firms – all in one compact softcover book that you can consult anywhere. Find the full text of the relevant statutes, schedules, rules, regulations, and orders. Discover where international treaties affect Canadian IP law. Keep pace with the latest developments through annual editions.
New in this Edition
This edition features an updated preface and updated “Year in Review” sections featuring recent case law in Patents, Copyright, Trademarks, and Domain Names.
Additional New Content:
- Copyright Board Rules of Practice and Procedure, SOR/2023-24
- College of Patent Agents and Trademark Agents Regulations, SOR/2021-129
- College of Patent Agents and Trademark Agents, By-laws of the, SOR/2023-73
- Trademark Practice Notices:
- Certification of an Application for International Registration (Published December 19, 2022)
- Appeals of the Registrar’s Decisions: Service and Filing of Documents, Stays and Judgments (Amended June 17, 2019, May 7, 2021, December 8, 2022)
- Temporary Appointment of Trademark Agent or Associate Trademark Agent (Amended June 28, 2021)
- Exclusionary wording in statements of goods or services (Published July 19, 2021, Amended December 18, 2022)
- Remission of a Portion of a Fee in Accordance with Section 7 of the Services Fees Act (updated 2023-02-23)
- Trademark Opposition Board Practice Notices
- Navigating the Changes to Opposition and Section 45 Proceedings (Web Page Modified 2019-06-17) (Updated version modified 2019-06-19)
- Electronic Evidence in Opposition and Section 45 Proceedings (Web Page Modified 2022-09-06)
Updated Acts and Regulations:
- Patent Act, R.S.C. 1985, c. P-4
- Patent Rules, SOR/2019-251
- Patented Medicines Regulations, 1994, SOR/94-688
- Certificate of Supplementary Protection Regulations, SOR/2017-165
- Industrial Design Regulations, SOR/2018-120
- Competition Act, R.S.C. 1985, c. C-34
- Manual of Patent Office Practice
- Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement
- Agreement on Trade Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
- Contracting Parties to the Patent Cooperation Treaty
- Contracting Parties to the Rome Convention for the Protection of Performers, Producers of Phonograms and Broadcasting Organizations
- Contracting Parties to the WIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
- Contracting Parties to the WIPO Copyright Treaty
- Contracting Parties to the Madrid Protocol for the International Registration of Marks
- Contracting Parties to the Rome Convention for the Protection of Performers, Producers of Phonograms and Broadcasting Organisations
- Contracting Parties to the Marrakesh Treat
- Trademark Practice Notices
- Security Agreements
- Licence Agreements
- Electronic Register
- Transfers and Change of Name
- Correspondence Procedures
- Standard Character Trademarks
- Trademark Opposition Board Practice Notices
- Opposition to Protocol Applications and Section 45 Cancellation Proceedings Against Protocol Registrations
Peter C. Cooke has over 20 years of expertise in trademark clearance, registration, enforcement and related commercial transactions. His experience includes domain name dispute resolution, having acted as a panelist on a number of Canadian Internet Registration Authority domain name cases. His practical experience with trademark opposition and cancellation proceedings come from his work at the Canadian Intellectual Property Office, where he was a member of the Trademarks Opposition Board.
Kathleen Lemieux is a lawyer in BLG's Intellectual Property Group and Litigation Group, and is a member of BLG's Partnership Board. Based in Ottawa and fluently bilingual in English and French, she practises in both languages, specializing in trademark prosecution, intellectual property litigation, and IP transactions. Kathleen assists clients with the development, administration and protection of intellectual property rights, with an emphasis on trademarks, copyright and licensing agreements. She has a wide range of experience in advising clients in trademark opposition and cancellation proceedings, and in assisting with litigation involving intellectual property rights before the Federal Court.
Beverley S. Moore is an IP lawyer, trademark agent, and partner in BLG's Ottawa office. She specializes in the area of intellectual property litigation, with an emphasis on patent litigation and proceedings under the Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations (NOC Regulations). Beverley regularly advises clients on regulatory issues such as patent listing under the NOC Regulations, reporting to the Patented Medicines Prices Review Board (PMPRB), and the Register of Innovative Drugs. She also works closely with BLG's patent prosecution team to advise clients and provide opinions on patent portfolio management issues in light of these legislative schemes. Furthermore, Beverley advises clients on the intersection between international trade and IP issues, particularly with respect to patents, trademarks, and copyright. Beverley has appeared before the Federal Court and the Federal Court of Appeal and has been an advocate before the Supreme Court and the PMPRB.
Chantal J. Saunders is a partner and patent agent in the Ottawa office of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP. Chantal specializes in the area of intellectual property, with an emphasis on litigation. In addition to general patent, trademark, and copyright litigation, Chantal regularly litigates pharmaceutical patents, including under the Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations. Chantal also provides advice with respect to eligibility for listing on the Patent Register, and data protection, as well as reporting to the Patented Medicine Prices Review Board. She is an advocate before the Supreme Court of Canada and has appeared in the Federal Courts on patent, trademark, and copyright matters.