Jean-Charles Grégoire

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Industrial designs

Canada, USA - May 6 2014 In recent years, design protection has garnered interest for protecting the appearance of a product, particularly in view of high-profile cases…

IP update - 2nd quarter 2015

Canada, China, European Union, Japan, USA - June 5 2015 The Unitary Patent (UP) will allow inventors to acquire pan-European protection without having to “validate” the granted European patent in every…

Thomas Prock, Pamela Bryer

Colour now registrable as part of an Industrial Design in Canada

Canada, European Union, United Kingdom, USA - January 16 2017 Colour can be useful in marketing a product. The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and the European Union Intellectual Property Office…

ReMarks: IP Update/4th Quarter 2016 - Additive manufacturing IP challenges in modern day manufacturing

Canada, China, European Union, Singapore, United Kingdom - December 13 2016 Additive manufacturing (also known as 3D printing) has been hitting the news for several years now, but with the speed of technological development…

Dafydd Bevan, Thomas Prock, Simon Portman, Graham Burnett-Hall, Angus Fairbairn, Michael Lin, Upasana Patel, Fangjin Zhu

Supreme Court of Canada rejects the “promise doctrine"

Canada - July 4 2017 The Supreme Court of Canada issued its long-awaited decision in an appeal challenging the “promise of the patent” doctrine (the “promise doctrine”)…