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CPATA News

CPATA to Administer the New Qualifying Examinations for the First Time in 2024

CPATA will administer new qualifying examinations for the first time in 2024, starting with the Knowledge Examinations in March, followed by the new Skills Examinations……

CPATA to Begin Next Phase of Competency Initiative – the Development of a Professional Foundations Competency Profile

Background CPATA’s vision is to provide the public with access to a globally-respected body of patent agents and trademark agents who are highly skilled, ethical,……

Decision of the Discipline Committee – Alpesh Patel

A discipline hearing was held on November 27, 2023 in relation to allegations of professional misconduct involving Alpesh Patel. On January 22, 2024, the Panel……

CPATA in 2023 – A Year in Review

  2023 was an important year for CPATA, with the College continuing its regulatory build-out, tackling key priorities and taking the necessary steps to become……

CPATA Seeks One Patent Agent and One Trademark Agent to Serve on Board of Directors

In April 2024, CPATA will hold an election for one patent agent and one trademark agent to serve on the Board of Directors. Licensees who……

Join CPATA’s Investigations Committee – Call for Expressions of Interest and Nominations

CPATA seeks talented, engaged individuals to participate as members of its Investigations Committee, which protects the public by investigating complaints against licensees.  Committee members will……

Discipline Proceeding – Allegations of Professional Misconduct involving Eric Fincham

IN THE MATTER of a hearing of an application by the Investigations Committee of the College of Patent Agents and Trademark Agents/Collège des agents de……

Discipline Proceeding – Allegations of Professional Misconduct involving Imran Siddiqui

IN THE MATTER of a hearing of an application by the Investigations Committee of the College of Patent Agents and Trademark Agents/Collège des agents de……

Call to Participate – Seeking Licensees for the Qualifying Examinations Redevelopment and Administration

CPATA is seeking agents to contribute their expertise to the 2024 and 2025 Qualifying Examinations! The subject matter expertise brought to this process by IP……