Recent Developments in Canadian IP Law and Practice Seminar

Please note, this event is free for students and will need to email to book a place

Event information

Recent Developments in Canadian IP Law and Practice Seminar
Start date Thursday, May 30, 2019 03:30 PM
End date Thursday, May 30, 2019 06:00 PM
Venue CIPA, CIPA, Halton House, 20-23 Holborn, London, EC1N 2JD
CPD Points 2.0
Price Non Member £126.00 (Includes £21.00 VAT)
Member £84.00 (Includes £14.00 VAT)
A visiting delegation of eminent Patent Attorneys from IPIC (the Canadian Patent Attorneys Association) will give an update on Canadian IP law, and practice.

An Update on Significant Canadian Intellectual Property Legislative and Regulatory Reforms

Topics that will be covered:

2018 Amendments to the Patent Act, Trademarks Act, and Copyright Act in Bill C-86 (Budget Implementation Act 2)
Amendments to the Trade-mark Regulations (Coming into force June 2019)
Draft amendments to the Patent Rules
College of Patent Agents and Trademark Agents Act

Patrick Smith (IPIC President, Gowlings WLG Canada)
Alain LeClerc (IPIC Vice President, Lavery Law LLP)
Jason Hynes (IPIC Councillor, Bereskin & Parr)

Draft Programme:
15:30 - 16:00 Registration & Refreshments
16:00 – 16:30 Seminar Part 1
16:30 – 18:00 Seminar Part 2
18:00 – 19:10 Networking & Drinks Reception