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Trademarks Act

Version of section 65 from 2019-06-17 to 2021-06-27:

Marginal note:Regulations

 The Governor in Council may make regulations for carrying into effect the purposes and provisions of this Act and, in particular, may make regulations

  • (a) respecting the form of the register to be kept under this Act, and of the entries to be made in it;

  • (b) respecting applications to the Registrar and the processing of those applications;

  • (c) respecting the manner in which the goods or services referred to in paragraph 30(2)(a) are to be described;

  • (d) respecting the merger of registrations under paragraph 41(1)(f), including, for the purpose of renewal under section 46, the deemed day of registration or last renewal;

  • (e) respecting the recording or registration of transfers, licences, disclaimers, judgments or other documents relating to any trademark;

  • (f) respecting the maintenance of the list of trademark agents and the entry and removal of the names of persons and firms on the list, including the qualifications that must be met and the conditions that must be fulfilled to have a name entered on the list and to maintain the name on the list;

  • (g) respecting certificates of registration;

  • (h) respecting the procedure by and form in which an application may be made to the Minister, as defined in section 11.11, requesting the Minister to publish a statement referred to in subsection 11.12(2);

  • (i) respecting proceedings under sections 38 and 45, including documents relating to those proceedings;

  • (j) respecting the payment of fees to the Registrar, the amount of those fees and the circumstances in which any fees previously paid may be refunded in whole or in part;

  • (j.1) authorizing the Registrar to waive, subject to any prescribed terms and conditions, the payment of a fee if the Registrar is satisfied that the circumstances justify it;

  • (k) respecting the provision of documents and information to the Registrar, including the time at which they are deemed to be received by the Registrar;

  • (l) respecting communications between the Registrar and any other person;

  • (m) respecting the grouping of goods or services according to the classes of the Nice Classification and the numbering of those classes; and

  • (n) prescribing anything that by this Act is to be prescribed.

  • R.S., 1985, c. T-13, s. 65
  • 1993, c. 15, s. 70
  • 1994, c. 47, s. 201
  • 2014, c. 20, s. 357, c. 32, s. 50
  • 2015, c. 36, s. 67, 2018, c. 27, s. 262

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