Canadian Patent Practice Changes
  • August 2, 2019

CANADIAN PATENT NEWS HOW WILL THE CHANGES COMING OCTOBER 30, 2019 AFFECT YOU? Canada’s new Patent Act and Rules will come into force on October 30, 2019. These changes will bring Canada into compliance with the Patent Law Treaty and align Canadian patent practice with international practices. Applicants will certainly benefit from the revisions to […]

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Delivery to a New Non-Promise Land
  • July 11, 2017

Delivery to a New Non-Promise Land – Canada finally does away with promises Executive Summary: The Supreme Court of Canada ruled on June 30, 2017 that promises made in a patent are not the standard against which the utility of a patent is measured.   This is a significant departure from previous lower court decisions in which […]

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