News Government Manufacturing General Technology
February 27, 2020  

China slams US over ‘attack’ on its candidate to UN IP body

Showdown over the leadership of the World Intellectual Property Organization is the latest face-off between the two countries.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 19, 2019  

US failing to stop China from stealing research: report

Calls out the FBI should to be more effective and consistent in warning colleges and universities.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
October 17, 2018  

Tesla secures land in Shanghai for first factory outside US

The automaker has yet to say how it will pay for the Shanghai factory.

News Government Manufacturing General
August 14, 2017  

Trump to seek trade probe of China for technology, IP theft

This while seeking Beijing’s help to bring North Korea into line.

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
February 24, 2017  

Leverage legal issues: innovating in a complex regulatory environment

Take advantage of legal issues to boost value and minimize IP risks.

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
December 12, 2016  

Counterfeiter issues? XRCC experts are on the job

The Xerox Research Centre of Canada has developed advanced materials to meet manufacturers’ security challenges.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General Operations Production Technology
March 15, 2016  

Sask.’s Wall promises tax incentive for new patents that earn money

Goal is to reward companies that develop and commercialize patents and IP in the province, premier says.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production Technology
November 12, 2015  

TPP’s IP conditions bad for Canada?

Critics concerned IP conditions puts emerging and innovative entrepreneurs in smaller countries, such as Canada, at a disadvantage.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 9, 2015  

Balsillie fears TPP could cost Canada billions

Intellectual property rules weighted to the US make the deal the “worst ever” policy move.

News Electronics Manufacturing General Operations Production
June 26, 2015  

Memex acquires IP, other assets of Dostek Inc.

Will use technology to enhance DNC capabilities of MERLIN shopfloor OEE platform.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 14, 2015  

China considers higher caps for IP violations

Cracking down on trade secret theft to encourage innovation.

Insight Government Manufacturing General Operations
March 16, 2015  

Prepare a cyber defence

Manufacturers need to be aware of the threat to their businesses and place cyber security high on the action list.

News Energy Manufacturing General Operations Sustainability
July 2, 2014  

Ballard signs $1M services agreement with M-Field in Europe

Deal includes engineering services for material handling systems to be deployed in Europe.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production Technology
October 7, 2013  

From PLANT’s print issue: IP protection

What you need to know about safeguarding your innovations.

News Aerospace Energy Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
April 9, 2013  

US says action needed on growing Chinese hacking that harms trust, Beijing’s interests

Cyber intrusions from China have reached very high levels, adding to existing IP protection problems.

News General
March 11, 2013  

CSA supports changes to counterfeit products act

Combating Counterfeit Products Act toughens Trade-marks and Copyright laws.

News Energy Business Operations Sustainability
September 21, 2012  

Shareholders OK Nexen deal, CSIS warns of foreign takeover dangers

Acquiring control of strategic sectors can represent a threat to security interests.

News Business Operations
September 17, 2012  

Patent protection stirs Canada EU trade talks

Exclusive rights for 10 years feared to drive up drug plan costs.