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Progress With IP: IP Abroad

January 24 @ 1:00 pm 2:00 pm

Event location: Online.

What should I know about protecting my IP in another country?

In this live presentation, you’ll learn the basics of protecting your IP outside Canada. We’ll explain the importance of protecting your IP in countries where you plan on doing business, why you should avoid disclosing your IP before you protect it, what you should know about your target countries, and the different ways you can apply for IP rights abroad.

Join us for an interactive presentation with online polls, live Q&As, and videos. All participants will get a copy of the presentation with links to CIPO’s most popular IP resources for businesses.

  • Why should I protect my IP in countries where I plan on doing business?
  • Why should I minimize disclosing my IP before it’s protected?
  • How can I protect my trade secrets internally and externally?
  • What should I know about the target countries where I plan on protecting my IP?
  • How do I apply for IP rights abroad?
  • What are the international application systems and how I use them?
  • Who can help me defend my IP rights abroad?

Presented by: Canadian Intellectual Property Office.

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