Nathalie Jodoin

Nathalie Jodoin

Engineer, Lawyer and Patent Agent in Canada and in the United States, Partner

Montreal

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Tel.: 514 987-8879
Languages: English, French

Profile

Nathalie Jodoin specializes in the drafting and prosecution of patent applications and providing patentability, validity, infringement and freedom to operate opinions in the fields of chemical, mechanical, physical and electrochemical metallurgy, material science, chemical process and water treatment.

She is a registered patent agent in Canada and in the United States since 1998.

Nathalie Jodoin is involved in due diligence matters, the management of patent portfolios and strategic counselling.

Nathalie Jodoin’s clients are medium and large sized companies which are involved in various technical fields, including:

• Metallurgy
• Concrete mansory and landscaping products
• Waste water treatment
• Plastics
• Environment
• Packaging Products
• Construction materials
• Machinery

She was awarded a Bachelor in Metallurgical Engineering, Material science from École Polytechnique de Montréal in 1985 and a Bachelor in Civil Law (LL.B) from Université de Montréal in 1989. Member of the Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec, she was called to the Québec Bar in 1990.

In addition to being a member of the Intellectual Property Institute of Canada (IPIC) and of the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI), Nathalie Jodoin was a corrector for the patent agent training course. She was also a member of the Patent Agents Examining Board for three years.

She was a member of the International Intellectual Property Forum-Québec (FORPIQ) for six years and a contributor to the newsletter Reflexe published by AIPPI-Canada.

Nathalie Jodoin is a member of the management committee of the firm
and of the operating group of the patent sector and is responsible for
in-house training of patent executives.

Education

  • Member of the Québec Bar (1990)
  • Bachelor in Civil Law (LL.B.), Université de Montréal (1989)
  • Bachelor in Engineering – Metallurgy (B. Eng.), École Polytechnique de Montréal (1985)

Associations

  • Intellectual Property Institute of Canada (IPIC)
  • International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI)

Practice areas

  • Industrial Design - counsel
    • Drafting and Prosecution of Industrial Design Applications
    • Validity, Infringement and Freedom to Operate Opinions
  • Patents - Counsel
    • Due Diligence (Patents - Counsel)
    • Portfolio Management
    • Drafting and Prosecution of Patent Applications
    • Validity, Infringement, Freedom to Operate and Patentability Opinions
    • Licensing and Technology Transfers (Patents - Counsel)
  • Patents - Fields of Science and Engineering
    • Chemistry
    • Nanotechnology
    • Process Engineering
    • Inorganic Chemistry
    • Metallurgy
    • Materials
    • Industrial Processes

Industry expertise

  • Construction and Structures
  • Industrial Chemistry
  • Materials and Metallurgy
  • Mechanical

Publications