Robic Newsletter
Fall 2018

New business location for ROBIC


The entire Montreal team has moved into our new offices.

We look forward to welcoming you and continuing to offer you the highest 
standard of quality in Intellectual Property services.

Modernization of the industrial design regime

BY : Marc Gagnon

With Canada’s accession to the Hague Agreement on November 5, 2018, not only were the Industrial Design Act (“Act”) and the Industrial Design Regulations (“Regulations”) amended to allow this accession, but the government also took the opportunity to modernize the industrial design regime.

Here we briefly review the main changes for a national application, the main conditions for a Hague application and some aspects of the new regime by finally noting a strategic element to consider.

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