At BLG, we are excited by new ideas. We also understand that nurturing an idea and developing it into a viable business opportunity can be a daunting task. How do you translate your discovery into dollars?

A strong foundation for your company is absolutely crucial. In many cases, that foundation is your company's Intellectual Property (IP). Your IP must be effectively protected from the outset to adequately support a clear path to commercialization.

We have developed this reference guide to provide a basic introduction to patents and commercialization. Whether it serves as an introduction to the subjects or simply reinforces your current knowledge , we hope that it will assist innovators on the path from innovation to commercialization in bringing products and services to market for the benefit of Canada.

type Innovation to Commercialization — A guide to protecting your Intellectual Property