Samantha Chang—Who owns the invention?
Canadian Intellectual Property Office
Canadian Intellectual Property Case Studies—Samantha Chang Discussion Leaders Guide. Just after she turned 18 and before starting classes at Provincial Technical University (PTU), Samantha Chang got a summer job in the PTU engineering research lab. She works in the laboratory of Professor John Milbourne. That summer Professor Milbourne's lab was puzzling out a quality control problem faced by a client, AutoPartsCo. As part of this project, Samantha develops and implements an idea worth thousands of dollars to the client company. The client wants to file a patent on the idea.
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