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F is for fail: the perils of advancing new arguments on appeal of an opposition decision

  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • October 17 2014

In an obscenity-laden decision, Justice Mactavish of the Federal Court has confirmed that the Court has discretion to not consider an issue raised

Canada and Europe now connected on the Patent Prosecution Highway

  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • -
  • Canada, European Union
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  • October 6 2014

The Canadian Intellectual Property Office ("CIPO") has signed a bilateral agreement with the European Patent Office ("EPO") to establish a Patent

Canada's combating counterfeit products legislation nears passage

  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • October 2 2014

On October 2, 2014, Bill C-8, the Combating Counterfeit Products Act, passed the House of Commons, and proceeded to a first reading in the Senate

Canadian government releases consultation on Trademarks Act regulations

  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • October 2 2014

On October 1st, the Canadian Intellectual Property Office ("CIPO") published a Discussion Document entitled Proposed Amendments to the Trade-marks

Ordering off the menu: supporting “use” of trademarks for restaurant services

  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • September 22 2014

Two recent non-use cancellation decisions from the Trade-marks Opposition Board provide useful guidance on the sufficiency of use in Canada to owners

Supreme Court of Canada to hear another technological neutrality case

  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • September 9 2014

The Supreme Court of Canada announced today that it has granted leave to appeal to the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation et al. From the Federal

Canadian patent term extension draft treaty

  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • -
  • Canada, European Union
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  • August 15 2014

Canada and Europe announced in October 2013, an agreement in principle on a Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement ("CETA"). Its most significant

Canadian businesses: on your mark! What you need to know now about the amendments to the Trademarks Act

  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • July 31 2014

Major amendments to the Trademarks Act, passed but not yet in force, bring both opportunities and risks to Canadian businesses. Currently, Canadian

Stepping up at the border

  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • June 26 2014

In recent years Canada has faced increasing pressure to take firmer action against those who traffic in counterfeit goods and, thereby, to ameliorate

Amendments to the Canadian Trademarks Act 20 points you need to know (the bill is just too big for a top 10 list!)

  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • June 19 2014

On June 18th, Canada's Senate passed the trademark amendments in Bill C-31, Canada's Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No.1. The Bill contains major