Public Servants Inventions Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. P-32)
|Year of Version:||2000|
|Date of Text (Enacted):||1985|
|Type of Text:||Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature|
|Subject Matter:||Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Property, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions)|
|Notes:||The notification by Canada to WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states: |
'The Public Servants Inventions Act 1985, Chapter P-32 'vests Ministers of the Crown with all rights to inventions made by a public servant while acting within the scope of his duties or employment; using facilities, equipment or financial aid provided by the Crown; or resulting from or connected to his duties or employment.'
|WIPO Lex No.:||CA026|