Protection of Intellectual Property

Intellectual property is protected in Canada under the laws relating to trademarks, copyright, patents, industrial designs, integrated circuit topography and trade secrets.

More in this section:

  • Trademark law
  • Patent law
  • Industrial design law
  • Integrated circuit topography law
  • Trade secrets
  • Combating Counterfeit Products Act 
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