Archived — Proposed Changes to MOPOP

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  • Chapter 12: Subject Matter and Utility
  • Chapter 13: Examination of Applications

Consultation update

The Patent Branch received the following feedback during the May 11, 2009 to September 16, 2009 consultation period:

Important notice: Please note that access to this section is provided as a courtesy only. Therefore, comments are in the language in which they were submitted to CIPO.

Consultation period

Consultation period: May 11, 2009 to September 16, 2009

Consultation documents

Proposed MOPOP Chapter 12

Proposed MOPOP Chapter 13

Contact information

Should you have any questions about this consultation, please send them by email to Chris Evans, by fax at 819-994-1989, or by regular mail to the following address:


Canadian Intellectual Property Office
Patent Branch
50 Victoria Street,
Place du Portage II
Gatineau, QC K1A 0C9
Attention: Chris Evans

Preferred formats are PDF, WordPerfect, or Microsoft Word.

Barney de Schneider
Assistant Commissioner of Patents
Canadian Intellectual Property Office