Lorraine Pinsent Presents to Intellectual Property Institute of Canada


On Thursday, October 12, Lorraine Pinsent from the firm’s Calgary office will present at the Intellectual Property Institute of Canada (IPIC) Annual Meeting.

The three-day event – described as the most important IP conference in Canada – takes place in Niagara Falls, ON.

As part of the Trademarks stream, Lorraine will present on “Sounds, Scents, Flavours – An Update on Non-Traditional Marks in Canada, the US and the EU.” She and two other distinguished panellists will discuss the state of the law in Canada, Europe and the U.S. on registrability and enforceability of non-traditional marks, and will share their predictions and recommendations for the future.

IPIC is the Canadian professional association of patent agents, trademark agents and lawyers practising in intellectual property. The association’s mandate is to provide professional development opportunities for its membership, promote the competitiveness of the Canadian IP system, and produce information and resources on the latest IP issues and research.

Lorraine Pinsent is a registered trademark agent in Canada and has reciprocity to practice in the U.S. She has over 20 years of experience practicing in the areas of trademark searching, prosecution, oppositions, licensing, portfolio management and international trademark protection.

Event Details

IPIC 91st Annual Meeting
Wednesday, October 11 to Friday, October 13, 2017
Sheraton on the Falls Hotel, Niagara Falls, ON
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