The New Patent Rules - Next Steps

Held on Tuesday, December 11, 2018

The new Patent Rules will be pre-published in the Canada Gazette, Part I, in early December, 2018, and may come into force as early as fall 2019. December 2018 is also the last opportunity for the public to comment on the draft Rules before the final Rules are published in mid-2019. This webinar will cover:

  • important changes to the draft Rules resulting from the 2017 public consultation
  • how the transitional provisions will affect your clients
  • tips on implementing the transition in your own office 
  • how to provide feedback to the government and/or IPIC
Speaker
Jenna Wilson
Wilson Lue LLP
Moderator
Jeff Leuschner
Smart & Biggar IP Agency Co.

Continuing Professional Development

  Hours
Law Society of Ontario1
Barreau du Québec1
Law Society of British Columbia1
Law Society of Saskatchewan**
Law Society of Manitoba1
Law Society of Alberta1
New York State CLE Board1

** An application for accreditation of the session will be submitted upon request by a participant