Defence Production Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. D-1)
|Year of Version:||1985|
|Date of Text (Enacted):||1985|
|Type of Text:||IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature|
|Subject Matter:||Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Designs, Industrial Property, Layout Designs of Integrated Circuits, Other, Patents (Inventions)|
|Notes:||The notification by Canada to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states:|
The Defence Production Act 'gives the Minister authority to relieve any person from any claims, actions or proceedings for the payment of royalties for the infringement of any patent, registered industrial design or registered topography in the performance of a defence contract.'
|WIPO Lex No.:||CA016|