Program Director

P. Bradley Limpert

Limpert & Associates

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Structured to give you in-depth knowledge of the key aspects of licensing agreements, while also addressing what you need to know about licensing unique types of intellectual property, including: patents, trademarks, copyright, data and trade secrets and industrial designs.

You will hear from corporate licensing counsel from a variety of key and industry sectors, as well as top IP and licensing lawyers from private practice.

Your learning will also be enhanced and reinforced by applying what you’ve learned in a take-home drafting assignment and during two small group, skills-based “learn by doing” drafting and negotiation workshops where you will receive personalized feedback from IP licensing specialists.


Delegates must have some background in either intellectual property or contract drafting. If a delegate does not have any such background, the time required to complete the drafting assignment may be significantly increased. View this page for English Language requirements.

Registration includes 120-day unlimited, online access to the recorded program.

What You’ll Learn

The essentials of each type of IP

How to identify underlying IP and chain of title issues

Critical considerations for License Grant and Scope of Use Clauses

Key issues in cross-border licensing

Do’s and don’ts of reps and warranties

Indemnities and other remedies

Avoiding common drafting mistakes in IP Licenses

Key considerations when negotiating royalties and payment terms

The impact of insolvency

Understanding tax issues

Online Primers

Included in your (paid) registration is immediate access to the On Demand sessions of 5 Online Primers in IP Fundamentals.
You must view at least 3 of the 5 Online Primer sessions to obtain your Certificate.

In the event of registration cancellation and if one or more Online Primers has been viewed, an Online Primer session fee will apply of $95 + HST per session or $395 + HST for the 5 session bundle.

Please follow the instructions below in order to access the online primers prior to the start of the Certificate:

STEP 1. Click here to sign into your account and access your program. Alternatively, copy and paste this link into your browser: if you are unable to log in, don’t try to create a new account; use the ‘Forgot Password’ link with the e-mail address you used to register or contact us for assistance with accessing your account.STEP 2. Once you log in, the program should be visible on your dashboard. Locate the ‘Media’ link at the bottom of the program.STEP 3. You will be redirected to the Primer recordings. Materials are available for each primer under the video screen in the “Links” section.

Who Should Attend

Lawyers who advise on IP licensing or IP assets

In-house counsel and executives managing IP licensing

Contract managers and specialists

Patent and Trademark Agents

Procurement professionals

Owners, licensees or licensors of IP

Technology transfer/commercialization professionals

Venture Capital/Investment Analysts/Angel Investors


Program Director

P. Bradley Limpert

Limpert & Associates


Karim Jiwa

General Counsel, Deecorp Properties Ltd.

“Honestly I can’t describe how lucky Osgoode is to have [Brad] Limpert lead this program. I’ve been practicing 20 years and he is actually managing to make me a better lawyer.”


View the 2023 program brochure and agenda to see what you’ll learn from leading experts. A detailed agenda for the upcoming program will be available soon.

Oct 16, 23 & Nov 6 & 27, 2024

$3,995 + TAX


October 16, 2024

8:30 a.m – 5:00 p.m (ET)

October 23, 2024

8:30 a.m – 4:30 p.m (ET)

November 6, 2024

8:30 a.m – 4:45 p.m (ET)

November 27, 2024

9:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m (ET)

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As law evolves, we know how important it is to stay up to date. We also understand the financial implications of continuously upgrading your professional skills and knowledge. For more information on available options, including Job Grants, OSAP, please visit:

Certificate Requirements

You will receive an Osgoode Certificate upon completion of this program as follows:

View a minimum of 3 of 5 Online Primers (on demand);

Attend Modules 1-3 (live online or via recorded archive);

Complete and pass the take-home drafting assignment; and

Attend and participate in Module 4 (November 27, 2024) live online.

NOTE: Module 4 MUST be done live online on November 27, 2024.

Matt Barnes

Associate, MLT Aikins LLP

“Very insightful presentations and material. Learned a lot of new things about IP”

CPD and Accreditation

Please Note

Final CPD accreditation has yet to be confirmed. The hours below are for the 2023 iteration of the program and should be used as an estimate only. Confirmed hours will be available soon.

OsgoodePD is an accredited provider with the LSO, the Law Society of BC and NY CLE Board. Select your location to view the eligible hours you may claim.

CPD Hours
Contact us for inquiries about other provinces.
Substantive28h 45m
Total31h 45m

Are you reporting hours from a previous date?

View our CPD & Accreditation page to see previously calculated hours for this course.

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