Learn how to leverage the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) and the Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH) programs to save you time and money.
Seeking patent protection in multiple countries can become complex and tedious. Fortunately, some mechanisms and processes have been implemented to assist you. Because it is important to secure all your markets, you must determine where you wish to conduct business and where to apply for patent protection.
Christine Lord, Patent Examiner, Mechanical Division, Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO)