Intellectual property and copyright
Services and information
The basics of intellectual property and how to protect your brand, innovation or creation.
Developing your IP strategy, protecting your IP internationally and using competitive intelligence.
Accessing the trademarks database or registering a combination of words, sounds or designs.
Searching or applying for registration of exclusive rights for an invention, a product or a process.
Providing protection for literary, artistic, dramatic and musical creations.
Searching or applying to protect the original visual features of a product.
Applying to protect electronic circuits or layout designs.
How plant breeders can protect new plant varieties.
Searching for trademarks, patents, copyrights, industrial designs or other goods and services.
Guidance and services for IP agents, including how to become an authorized agent.
How to license innovative technologies developed by the government.
How and why the government will provide businesses with access to the best possible IP resources.
IP services for federal public servants, including IP advice and training.
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