The Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO) is responsible for the administration of the Intellectual Property (IP) system in Canada.  CIPO’s on-line databases, guides, and publications will help identify your clients’ IP assets.  Learn how to assist your clients in protecting and exploiting their IP assets, and gain a competitive edge in the marketplace.  CIPO supports the growth and prosperity of small and medium enterprises (SME), offering information, products, and services to help SME understand the strategic value of IP.  Contact Canadian Intellectual Property Office, Place du Portage I, 50 Victoria Street, Gatineau, QC K1A 0C9, tel.:  1-866-997-1936, fax:  (819) 953-7620, e-mail:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , or website:  www.cipo.ic.gc.ca

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