PROTECT YOUR IDEAS WITH US
Because your innovation is of paramount importance, we offer a variety of services to protect your intellectual property.
THE PATENTAGENCY.CA IS …
THE PATENTAGENCY.CA, IS …
The PatentAgency.ca, is a unique expertise in intellectual property in the Outaouais, ready to help you to advance your inventions.
With knowledge and experience, our staff accompanies you throughout the process of protecting your intellectual property.
Requesting the expertise of the PatentAgency.ca ensures full protection for intellectual property, patents and industrial designs.
About our firm
The PatentAgency.ca is a unique solution in terms of intellectual property in Outaouais. Its staff with more than 15 years of experience is able to advise you. They preserve your patent and industrial design rights, prepare and carefully process all the necessary documentation at your request, both in Canada and abroad, and accompany you throughout to this end. Its registered patent agents are able to represent you before CIPO, USPTO and WIPO.
REGISTERED PATENT AGENTS IN CANADA
Luis Estable, engineer
Luis Estable is a well-known inventor with the recognition of inventor for 67 international patent publications, including 16 patents in Canada and 33 patents in the United States. As a registered patent agent, Mr. Estable has also been responsible for instigating thousands of patent applications for major companies such as Research In Motion (now BlackBerry), Nortel, Ericsson, and Stikeman Elliott, LLP.
Frequently Asked Questions
The world of intellectual property is rich but complex. The PatentAgency.ca aims to make it accessible to all its potential customers, whether they are SMEs or inventors only, agents at medium or large companies who have a portfolio of patents or foreign agents from other countries that have several customers seeking to file their applications in Canada.
Under this program, any company with 250 or fewer employees who wishes to protect their assets, including through patents or industrial designs, may be eligible to benefit from a non-repayable government contribution of up to $25,000.
This is an excellent program and the PatentAgency.ca invites interested companies to be informed. The firm gives information sessions on this subject on a regular basis.
- Industrial designs refer to the visual characteristics of the shape, pattern, pattern or decorative elements, or any combination of these features, of a finished object.
- The patents cover inventions (product, composition of materials, apparatus, process) as well as any improvement of an existing invention presenting the character of novelty and utility.
- Trademarks may consist of one or a combination of words, sounds or designs used to distinguish the goods or services of one person or organization from those of others.
- Copyright protects literary, artistic, dramatic or musical works (including computer programs) as well as other types of works such as performances, sound recordings and communication signals.
Our process in brief
The main mission of the PatentAgency.ca is to vulgarize and facilitate access to intellectual property for its customers. Here is a summary of how it works.
Meeting with the PatentAgency.ca
During an initial meeting, we take note of your file and report on the feasibility of the latter. You are asked the right questions and thus we document your invention.
Preparation of documents
The experts at the PatentAgency.ca integrate the information you pass on to the official documentation in a careful manner. They provide you with the advice you need to protect the patent rights of your invention.
Filing of the application
Your appointed agent contacts the relevant authorities to ensure the smooth prosecution of your patent application or industrial design. The proximity of the PatentAgency.ca office to CIPO allows its staff to follow up, meet with examiners and do specialized research for you.
Once filed, the patent application or industrial design application belongs to you.
Prosecution and decision-making
The PatentAgency.ca offers follow-up, advice, and tools for keeping your intellectual property in good order through its portal.
« The PatentAgency.ca offers a comprehensive IP management strategy – a plan tailored to my needs and in layman’s terms to facilitate decision-making. Mr. Estable’s seasoned experience ensures a state-of-the-art execution, respecting the highest standards. Working with the PatentAgency.ca is an experience that combines flexibility, efficiency and professionalism. »Jean-Philippe Brousseau, creator of the Loop, candidate for the show Dragons Den
« Thanks to the PatentAgency.ca I was able to understand what intellectual property really was. All the steps, advice and flexibility of Mr. Estable allowed me to file my first patent. Being a student at the University level, I had an experience that I did not expect. I was able to be well led in the drafting of a patent as well as its claims, drawings, etc. The PatentAgency.ca is undoubtedly an agency that made me grow, learn and facilitate the achievement of my goals in the filing of my first patent. The expertise and professionalism of Mr. Estable undoubtedly bring good results! »
Stéphanie England, inventor of the E9™
« As a company operating in the field of new technologies, it is essential and crucial for us to protect what we develop. The PatentAgency.ca, through Mr. Luis Estable, not only guided us, but also accompanied us in the development and drafting of our patent applications. Without his precious help and expertise, we would never have been able to submit such a complete and elaborate application in such a short time. In addition, he helped us file our application to the Premier Brevet Program, which was accepted. »
Philippe Londei, Vice-President and co-founder, Superstar Communications (FreeBees Points).
« The PatentAgency.ca portal allows you to manage all of your intellectual property, including: patents, industrial designs, copyrights, trademarks and domain names. Contact us for more information. »Luis Estable, P.Eng., founder of the firm AgenceDeBrevets.ca PatentAgency.ca, registered agent by CIPO
TO CONTACT US
We are always happy to hear from inventors and innovators. Let us know and we will be happy to make an appointment!
Monday – Friday By Appointment
Monday – Friday (evenings)By Appointment
Address 202-95 Victoria Street, Gatineau Québec, J8X 2A3
Telephone (819) 815-1588