Software Patents and the Recent U.S. Supreme Court’s Decision in Bilski – hosted by Ridout & Maybee LLP and MEUK

Jul 06 2010

Wednesday, July 21, 2010 – 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
69 Bloor St E., Toronto, Ontario, M4W 1B

Free with Registration: dsabina@meuk.net or (905) 631-5600

Will software continue to be protected by patents? Did the U.S. Supreme Court’s opinion put to rest the question of patentability of methods of doing business? How does this apply to my software technology in Canada? Note: This 1-hour special session is part of a 1-day seminar on SR&ED.


Benjamin Mak, Ridout & Maybee LLP – Benjamin Mak is a patent attorney in the Toronto office, practising in patent law with an emphasis on electrical, mechanical, biomedical and computer related technology.

Chris Mitchell, Butzel Long LLP – Chris Mitchell is a senior attorney based in Butzel Long’s Ann Arbor office, focusing his practice in the areas of consumer products, life sciences and medical devices.


Ridout & Maybee LLP – ranks as one of Canada’s top IP law firms whose information technology and software professionals are comprised of a diverse group of legal experts and technical consultants.

MEUK – assists companies in recognizing and documenting activities eligible for investment tax credits (ITC) under the “SR&ED” program.


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