Ideas for Sale: Why IP is a Symptom, Not a Cause, of Canada’s Failure to Scale

Here’s a sobering statistic: Three-quarters of the patents held by venture capital-backed Canadian startups involved in recent takeovers are now in foreign hands. Ownership of more than 200 promising young companies, along with a trove...
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Beyond Patents: Canada's Intellectual Property Puzzle

There is a widespread perception that Canadian inventors and entrepreneurs are lagging badly in the global race for dominance in vital areas of technology. Worse, our collective failure to harness and monetize intellectual property in...
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