the number of years copyrights generally last, after for the life of the author.
Level 1 – IP Foundations consists of two modules covering the definition of IP – its value and different forms including patents, trademarks and copyright – and one module on the basics of how to file a patent.
Recommended for all students, faculty and researchers. No prior knowledge of intellectual property is required to take Level 1.
Did you know?
Registered Trademarks are renewable every 10 years.
Registered Industrial Designs grant exclusive rights in Canada for up to 15 years.
A patent can offer up to 20 years of exclusive rights to an invention after a patent is filed.