Commitee Info

Professional Regulation Committee

  • Steven B. Garland, Chair, Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh (Ottawa)
  • Carol Hitchman, Vice-Chair, Sprigings Intellectual Property Law (Toronto)

The purpose of this committee is to work towards statutory protection from disclosure of communications between clients and their patent and trademark agents as well as self-governance of the patent and trademark agents in Canada.