Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act

Version of section 82 from 2002-12-31 to 2017-09-20:


Marginal note:Trustee to have right to sell patented articles

  •  (1) Where any property of a bankrupt vesting in a trustee consists of patented articles that were sold to the bankrupt subject to any restrictions or limitations, the trustee is not bound by the restrictions or limitations but may sell and dispose of the patented articles free and clear of the restrictions or limitations.

  • Marginal note:Right of manufacturer

    (2) Where the manufacturer or vendor of the patented articles referred to in subsection (1) objects to the disposition of them by the trustee as provided by this section and gives to the trustee notice in writing of the objection before the sale or disposition thereof, that manufacturer or vendor has the right to purchase the patented articles at the invoice prices thereof, subject to any reasonable deduction for depreciation or deterioration.

  • R.S., 1985, c. B-3, s. 82
  • 1993, c. 34, s. 10(E)
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