Now in its third edition, this book provides a practical overview of features of Canadian patent practice most relevant to the realms of the life sciences and chemistry, from antibodies to zwitterions. The book comprises four parts:

  • Part I outlines general patent practice in Canada.
  • Part II deals with specific subject matter areas, including chemical compounds, antibodies, and life forms.
  • Part III is devoted to regulatory issues, including the Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations, the Patented Medicine Prices review Board, and Subsequent Entry Biologics.
  • Part IV deals with challenges to issued patents.

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type Life Sciences & Chemical Patent Practice in Canada: A Practical Guide, Third Edition