Canadian Forms & Precedents: Commercial Transactions – Intellectual Property
LexisNexis Canada Inc., Toronto, Canada (2007)
Co-author: Sunny Handa
This comprehensive set of intellectual property forms and precedents provide extensive coverage of copyright, industrial design, trade-marks, patents and private-sector privacy that is unmatched by any other publication. Including over 100 forms and precedents, the material has been compiled by an expert team of practitioners. This volume covers the following topics:
Privacy – Commentary on federal, provincial and territorial laws, discussion on key Canadian privacy principles, guidance on creating practical privacy policies and a typical privacy compliance project, useful checklists, sample non-disclosure agreements, purchase and sale agreements, sample privacy clauses in purchase and sale agreements, and sample privacy policies.
Patents – Canadian patents law and practice with commentary, a plethora of checklists for numerous patent applications, petitions, disclaimers, requests, amendments, declarations and more. Also includes over 40 patent forms and precedents, including sample statements of claim, defence, counterclaim, sample petitions for grant of patent, sample applications, assignments of patents, plant breeders rights infringement actions, and sample employee agreements.
Copyright – Includes several checklists on such topics as creation, application for registration, and assignment of copyright, as well as sample applications for registration of copyright, sample statement of claims, waivers and publishing agreements, and commentary.
Industrial Design – Application, registration, assignment and licence of design, assignment of unregistered designs, and industrial design infringement actions featuring commentary, checklists, and forms and precedents.
Trade-Marks – Extensive commentary on trade-mark infringement and passing off actions with over 20 forms and precedents on such topics as applications for registration, declarations of use, assignments of Canadian trade-marks, and more. Also included is a selection of intellectual property litigation forms.