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Trade-marks and product placement: the use of branded products in film and television productions

  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
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  • Canada
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  • February 2 2011

In the last issue of the The Cassels Brock Report, I addressed the issue of trade-mark rights in titles as the first in a series of articles on trade-marks in the film and television industries

That's hot: trade-mark rights in catch phrases

  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • March 31 2011

In this third instalment of my ongoing series of articles on trade-mark rights in the film and television industries, I deal with trade-mark rights in catch phrases

The legal and practical guide to protecting your brand on the web and in social media

  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
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  • Canada
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  • October 6 2011

A brand has to be linked with a business strategy

Continuous use required

  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
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  • Canada
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  • July 10 2012

A recent decision of the Trade-marks Opposition Board upheld an opposition on the basis that the applicant had not used the applied-for mark since the date set out in the trade-mark application

A sound decision: CIPO announces that it will accept applications for the registration of sound marks

  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
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  • Canada
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  • March 29 2012

On March 28th 2012, the Canadian Intellectual Property Office (“CIPO”) issued a Practice Notice announcing that, effective immediately, it will accept applications for the registration of sound marks

Trade-mark genericism

  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • September 21 2011

A recent decision of the US Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (“TTAB”) made interesting comments concerning whether the trade-mark applied for was generic

What's in a title?

  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • November 30 2010

The intersection of trade-mark law and the film and television industries raises a number of important issues for consideration by intellectual property lawyers and entertainment lawyers

Landmark counterfeiting case awards Louis Vuitton and Burberry $2.5 million in damages: Louis Vuitton Malletier S.A. v. Singga Enterprises (Canada) Inc

  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
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  • Canada
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  • July 28 2011

A recent landmark decision by the Federal Court awarded luxury brands Louis Vuitton and Burberry $2.48 million, the highest amount of damages awarded in a Canadian anti-counterfeiting case

Brand management in Canadian law

  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
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  • Canada
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  • October 18 2010

Many businesses invest a great deal of time and effort developing their "brand."

What’s in a name? A rose by any other name would smell as sweet

  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
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  • Canada, United Kingdom
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  • July 29 2010

A recent decision of the Court of Appeal for England and Wales has provided some interesting comments concerning the use of a competitor's trade marks in comparative price lists