Learn about other types of IP
Learn about plant breeder's rights, trade secrets and special IP topics.
Learn what trade secrets are and how they can be valuable to you and your business.
Consult a checklist of intellectual property (IP) rights to explore which types you can exploit and learn how to maintain an IP inventory.
Consult our fact sheet to learn the basics on trade secrets.
Consult our fact sheet to learn the basics on IP in Canada.
Ensure IP ownership is defined as confidential business information is being created.
Learn about trade secret theft and what you can do if confidential information is misused.
Plant breeders' rights
Consult our fact sheet to learn the basics on Canadian plant breeders' rights.
Consult our roadmap to learn the steps of filing an application for a plant breeders' rights certificate.
Learn how to protect a new plant variety under plant breeders' rights in this 3 part process with action links.
Special IP topics
Learn how IP rights can provide protection for your software innovations.
Clean tech resources on leveraging IP for business and growth strategies.
Learn how protected IP can be embedded into standards and enhance a company's competitive advantage.