A patent is a form of intellectual property that gives its owner the legal right to exclude others from making, using, or selling an invention for a limited period of years in exchange for publishing an enabling public disclosure of the invention. In most countries, patent rights fall under private law and the patent holder must sue someone infringing the patent in order to enforce his or her rights. In some industries patents are an essential form of competitive advantage; in others they are irrelevant.The procedure for granting patents, requirements placed on the patentee, and the extent of the exclusive …



Fraser Institute · 28 June 2024 English

British Columbia'€™s Provincial Sales Tax harms business competitiveness and investment by taxing some businesses inputs, especially machinery and equipment, distorting consumer choices by taxing most goods but relatively few consumer …

structures, and intellectual property (software, patents, resource exploration) is one of the factors behind

DDN: Dundurn Press · 18 June 2024 English

Meet the brilliant mavericks who invented the future of medicine and saved the lives of millions.The Essence of Invention tells the story of medical invention, from the development of anesthesia …

time, have become one myself. I have multiple patents to my name for new medic- al devices and procedures had 2,492 pat- ents. Of members, 4.7 percent had patents, some with twenty to sixty each. This 4.7 percent by the USPTO found that only 21.9 percent of patents in its database had women listed as inventors. sur- gery, which produce the most inventions and patents. This results in a lack of role models and mentors of New South Wales found that when applying for patents, inventors who had female names were less likely

McMaster Health Forum · 15 May 2024 English

Social Systems Evidence: Taxonomy of program and service areas, governance, financial and delivery arrangements, and implementation strategies

or caregivers o Citizen-mediated intervention o Patents & profits o Skill mix – Communication & case discussion

CIGI: Centre for International Governance Innovation · 10 May 2024 English

the final stages of the Uruguay Round of the The explicit mention of article 10bis of the Paris World Trade Organization (WTO) negotiations. [...] The of action for the holders …

international law, unlike the detailed provisions for patents and With critical discussions on AI policy, regulation Unlike but also support innovation by ensuring that patents and copyright, which are clearly defined AI technologies and environmental hazards. This trend toward patents or trademarks, remains unresolved. greater secrecy activity that may “create confusion by any IP — patents, copyrights and trademarks — means whatever with directive harmonizes how member sense, including patents, trademarks, industrial states handle trade secrets

CIGI: Centre for International Governance Innovation · 7 May 2024 English

Service providers of 1990–2011.3 The value of exports in each year is tend to file patent applications less frequently measured relative to the value in 1990, and likewise than firms …

sectors. and the limited protection afforded to patents, copyrights and trademarks in certain countries IPRs protection in context of service industries, patents are not the importing countries (on the right) contribute to innovation processes to a lesser for patents, in contrast to their counterparts in extent. Consequently financial transactions, accounting techniques, Patents cover new, non-obvious inventions with inventory improvements to an existing invention. Traditionally, patents Furthermore, service providers that do not engage

MEI: Montreal Economic Institute · 30 April 2024 English

For instance, in Quebec however, as around 90% of them fail.9 This is alone, over 22,000 opened their doors in 2020, why a dollar made this way is not the …

at this higher inclusion rate, which quality of patents. Because investors reduce will tend to lead to

CELA: Canadian Environmental Law Association · 26 April 2024 English

Submission by the Canadian Environmental Law Association to the Canadian Nuclear Safety 1500 Commission Regarding the Regulatory Oversight Report on the Use of Nuclear Substances in Sara Libman October 12, …

Regulations. 454 The Harvard Mouse and All That: Life Patents in Canada. Michelle Swenarchuk October 1, 2003

CADTH: Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health · 24 April 2024 English

Stakeholder Input

the Treatment As with any new drug indication, patents expect that treatment will be effective in controlling

CIGI: Centre for International Governance Innovation · 16 April 2024 English

A field with its roots established in the 1950s, artificial intelligence (AI) is suddenly much more in the public eye and capable of doing useful things for casual users as …

employed (which may be strongest with respect to patents, but positive subject to copyright protection) with Similar issues may arise with respect to patents, at least some elements of AI sector technology analysis is for actions property (copyright and patents)” and “Consumer relevant to machine learning41 copyright 6 Intellectual property: patents 4 Intellectual property: patents 6 Merger control regulation 1

CADTH: Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health · 15 April 2024 English

Pharmacoeconomic Review

Likewise, some treatments, such as pomalidomide, have patents due to expire. The cost of these regimens will

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