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Maximize Your Protection by Patent and Industrial Design

Intellectual Property Practice Group
Where Board Room
140, Grande Allée, 8th Floor
Québec, QC
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 Fasken Martineau's Intellectual Property practice group is pleased invite you to participate in this exciting information session.

Industrial Designs: an Underestimated Protection
Speaker: Laurence Loumes
Moderator: Isabelle Chabot

Strategic use of industrial design can protect innovations in a variety of areas. It offers numerous advantages, both alone and in combination with protection by utility patent. Practical examples will be given to help you appreciate its versatility.

Jumping Ahead: Overview of Mechanisms for Accelerating Issuance of your Patents
Speaker: Serge Lapointe
Moderator: Isabelle Chabot

Mr. Lapointe will discuss existing processes and recently-introduced mechanisms for accelerating examination and issuance of patents in Canada, the United States and Europe. In particular, he will address special status, the Patent Prosecution Highway and acceleration of patent applications for "green" technologies.