A registered patent agent is a person whose name is entered on CIPO's
list of patent agents and who is therefore entitled to practice before
the Patent Office.
Registered trade-mark agent
A registered trade-mark agent is a person whose name is entered on CIPO's
list of trade-mark agents and who is therefore entitled to practice before
the Trade-marks Office.
The granting of formal recognition of a trade-mark,
copyright, industrial design, or integrated circuit topography by the
Trade-marks, Copyrights, Industrial Designs and Integrated Circuit Topographies
If the applicant fails to satisfy the requirements set out by the Canadian
Patent Act, the application is refused.
An abandoned application may be reactivated under certain conditions.
The process of analyzing existing products or processes in order to
redesign or reproduce them.
A sum paid to intellectual property owners in exchange for doing acts
that are otherwise considered infringement.