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Prepare for the Patent Agent Examination
with IPIC's Tutorials by webinar


Registration for the 2016 exam is not a pre-requisite.


REGISTRATION DEADLINE: DECEMBER 14, 2015

 "The IPIC Patent Agent Tutorials were excellent preparation for the Patent Agent Examination. The panels of expert patent practitioners provided clear and direct instruction on how to approach the exam papers, and imparted valuable advice on drafting and analyzing patents."

- Jeffrey W. Robinson, Rush Ihas Hardwick LLP
Winner of both the Marie F. Morency Memorial Prize and the J. Edward Maybee Memorial Prize, for having achieved respectively the highest mark in Paper A and the highest mark overall in the 2010 Patent Agents' Examination.

Tutorial Exercises and Webinars

Candidates will be required to submit answers to the tutorial exercises for review by tutors by January 22, 2016. The exercises will be subsequently discussed during four webinars:

DRAFTING I
Monday, February 22, 2016
12:00 pm – 3:00 pm (ET)   

Konrad Sechley Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
Tom Vouloumanos Equinox IP

DRAFTING II
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
12:00 pm – 3:00 pm (ET)  

Marie-Claude Gagnon Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
Matthew Powell Gilbert's LLP

PATENT OFFICE PRACTICE
Thursday, February 25, 2016
12:00 pm – 3:00 pm (ET) 

David Conn Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Ian McMillan Bereskin & Parr LLP

INFRINGEMENT/VALIDITY
Friday, February 26, 2016
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm (ET) 

Jennifer Jannuska Deeth Williams Wall LLP
Michael Crinson Dimock Stratton LLP

 

Registration Fees

Member
1-2 sessions: $395 + tax
3-4 sessions: $595 + tax

Non Member
1-2 sessions: $595 + tax
3-4 sessions: $795 + tax

 

 

 


Continuing Professional Development

Law Society of Upper Canada
This program is eligible for up to 9 Substantive Hours.

Law Society of British Columbia
The Tutorials are approved for up to 13 hours towards the professional development requirement for certification.

Law Society of Saskatchewan
An application for accreditation will be submitted to the Law Society of Saskatchewan upon request. Please e-mail your request to education@ipic.ca

Barreau du Québec
The Tutorials are approved for up to 13 hours towards the professional development requirement for certification. 

Cancellation Policy

A refund will be granted up to and including January 22, 2016, less a $50 cancellation fee.

Inquiries

education@ipic.ca
613-234-0516