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Patent Act

Version of section 11 from 2002-12-31 to 2019-10-29:

Marginal note:Patents issued out of Canada

 Notwithstanding the exception in section 10, the Commissioner, on the request of any person who states in writing the name of the inventor, if available, the title of the invention and the number and date of a patent said to have been granted in a named country other than Canada, and who pays or tenders the prescribed fee, shall inform that person whether an application for a patent of the same invention is or is not pending in Canada.

  • R.S., c. P-4, s. 11

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