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Patent Legislation & Commentary 2011 Edition

Format Softcover
Catalogue No. 978-0-433-46782-3
Pages 588
Language English only
Price $70.00
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Edited by Roger T. Hughes, Q.C.
Published by Butterworths, 2011.

This is an annual publication. The 2011 edition was released March 2011.


Patent Legislation & Commentary, 2011 Edition provides you with an up-to-date, and portable consolidation of the Patent Act - Pre Oct. 1/89, Post Oct. 1/89 and Post Oct. 1/96 and Regulations and Rules, the Plant Breeders' Rights Act and Regulations, prescribed forms and other selected materials.

A year in review overview essay and commentary is provided by the Honourable Roger T. Hughes.

Patent Legislation & Commentary features:
  • Introductory Commentary – offers an overview of both the legislative and operative framework for patent practice in Canada
  • Year in Review – highlights major recent developments and their implications on patent practice
  • A Table of Concordance comparing the Patent Act, R.S.C. 1985, c. P-4 to the Patent Act, R.S.C. 1970, c. P-4
  • Patent Act, Rules and Regulations
  • Patent Cooperation Treaty
  • Plant Breeders' Rights Act and Regulations
  • The International Convention for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants
  • Tariff of Fees
  • Topical Index to all reproduced legislation
  • A legislative currency indicator
  • Membership list of the World Trade Organization
New to the 2011 edition:
  • 2010 Year in Review
  • Recent amendments to the Patent Rules (in force October 1, 2010)
  • Updated addresses of Plant Breeders’ Rights Offices in UPOV Member Countries
The legislation reproduced in this consolidation is current to the Canada Gazette, Part II, Vol. 145, No. 3 (February 2, 2011).

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