Career in patent law

Written by Helen Yu-Chan Chiang Patent Law is a branch of law that grants the inventor an exclusive right to use and profit from his/her invention, thereby granting the inventor a monopoly over the invention with the exchange for a full disclosure of his/her invention to the public. This exchange acts as an incentive for [...]

By |2018-09-06T21:06:23-04:00March 25th, 2013|Helen Chiang, Potential Careers|0 Comments

Career in Financial Advisory

Written by Helen Yu-Shan Chiang A company’s financial situation is integral to its success, and the countless factors that play a role in determining a company’s financial position make it difficult to survive in today’s competitive market. Major decisions such as acquisitions and reorganizations can have a profound impact on the company, and require careful [...]

By |2018-09-06T21:06:23-04:00February 26th, 2013|Helen Chiang, Potential Careers|0 Comments

Science Careers with the Government of Ontario

Written by Helen Chiang Health care constitutes a major part of government decision making and plays a crucial role in maintaining the wellbeing of citizens. In Canada, where we enjoy broad public health care coverage, health care is mainly regulated at the provincial level of the government. The Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) [...]

By |2018-09-06T21:06:23-04:00January 1st, 2013|Helen Chiang, Potential Careers|0 Comments

Highlight on Government Careers: Patent Examiner

Written by Helen Chiang Innovation drives the advancement of scientific knowledge. Innovative ideas, although as priceless as they may seem, can be assigned a price and become a property of the innovator. This is called intellectual property, and it has been legally recognized by governments dating back to the 1600’s. Over the past few decades, [...]

By |2018-09-06T21:06:23-04:00January 12th, 2012|Helen Chiang, Potential Careers|0 Comments