Recent Developments in Canadian IP Law and Practice Seminar

Please note, this event is free for students and will need to email CPD@cipa.org.uk 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.


Theme: 
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

Speakers:
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