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Patent Rules

Version of section 15 from 2006-03-22 to 2014-04-30:

 The Commissioner shall enter on the register of patent agents, on payment of the fee set out in item 33 of Schedule II, the name of

  • (a) any resident of Canada who has demonstrated a good knowledge of Canadian patent law and practice by passing the qualifying examination for patent agents relating to patent law and practice;

  • (b) any resident of a country other than Canada who is registered and in good standing with the patent office of that country or with a regional patent office for that country; and

  • (c) any firm, if the name of at least one member of the firm is entered on the register.

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