Patent Law

GS Law 6754 6.0, Spring 2017
Osgoode Hall Continuing Education, 1 Dundas St W., 26th Floor, Toronto, Ontario

Tuesdays 7:00
- 10:00 p.m.

Adjunct Professor:

Donald M. Cameron, Bereskin & Parr LLP
(416) 957-1171 dcameron@bereskinparr.com


Course Outline

(course materials)


Lecture Date

Lecture Topic

Lecturer

Apr. 11

Course Overview
Reading a Patent
The Creative Process

Don Cameron

Apr. 18

1. Introduction
14. Trade Secrets

Don Cameron

Apr. 25

2. What is an Invention? - patentable subject matter
- Computer Software Related Inventions

Don Cameron

May 2

4. Claim Construction

Don Cameron

May 9

4. Claim Construction (cont'd)
5. Infringement

Don Cameron

May 16

- Biotechnology
3. The Application Process

Melanie Szweras

May 23

6. Validity: Novelty/Anticipation

Don Cameron

May 30

7. Validity: Inventiveness/Obviousness

Don Cameron

June 6

8. Validity: Utility and Other Attacks

Don Cameron

June 13

9. Notice of Compliance Drug Patent Procedures

Don Cameron

June 20

10. Remedies
11. Intellectual Property Trial

Don Cameron

June 27

The Business of Patents
12. Monetizing Patents
13. Licensing

Don Cameron

Index of Case Quotes      Patent Act        Patent Rules

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