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Incorporation, Intellectual Property, Licensing, & Other Legal Issues in Canada
BizPal (Government of Canada)
This is a free online service for business permits and licensing. Use it to determine which licenses you will need to operate your business in Canada.
Corporation, partnership, or sole proprietorship? (Canada Business Network)
Describes the advantages and disadvantages of the four types of business structures: sole proprietorships, partnerships, corporations, and cooperatives. Provides links to the relevant provincial or territorial corporate registry websites.
Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO)
Learn about intellectual property and search the CIPO databases for patents, trademarks, copyright and industrial designs.
Intellectual Property (MaRS Discovery District Library)
Includes sample agreements for partnerships, shareholders, distribution. Advice on protecting your ideas, who owns IP, and IP risk assessment.
Startup and Business Law Resources (Pinsky Law)
Information on a variety of legal startup questions including startup formation, agreements between founders, financing, securities law, and more. Pinsky Law is Canadian law firm which specializes in business and intellectual property law.
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