Commitee Info

Patent Practice Committee

  • John Pivnicki, Chair, Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP / S.E.N.C.R.L., s.r.l. (MontrĂ©al)
  • Jenna Wilson, Vice-Chair, Wilson Lue LLP (Toronto)

The committee identifies problems of policy or practice which relate to practice before the Patent Office, alerts the Patent Office, and seeks improvements via discussion of the issues in writing or by meeting with representatives of the Office. The Committee also reviews proposed changes to patent practice or policy and prepares comments and recommendations to be submitted by the Institute to the Patent Office.