Industrial design protection is another form of intellectual property right. Design protection relates to original shaping, ornamentation, configuration or pattern applied to an article of manufacture. Design registrations or design patents can prove to be a very effective and enforceable intellectual property right as demonstrated in Apple Inc. vs Samsung Electronics Co.
Preparing, filing and prosecuting industrial design applications and design patents in Canada, the United States and globally.
Devising strategies for implementing and maintaining foreign industrial protection.
Formulating strategies for building, maintaining and exploiting industrial designs as part of a global intellectual property portfolio.
Advising on the validity of industrial designs, and infringements of industrial design registrations.