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Supreme Court partially reverses, partially upholds appeal in Robinson Curiosity case

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • December 24 2013

This Supreme Court copyright decision decides issues of 1) whether a substantial part of a work is reproduced; 2) the role of expert evidence in

Default judgment against Pub who broadcast UFC fight stands

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • December 24 2013

Domenic Pub had sought to set aside a default judgment for copyright infringement but the motion was dismissed by the first Federal Court Judge who

Copyright infringement not found with respect to paintings

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • August 28 2013

In this case, the Court dismissed an action for infringement of copyright. The Court held that it must strike a “balance between promoting the public

Servers ordered produced to the court for determination of what information to send to the U.S. government

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • January 23 2013

American prosecutors alleged that individuals and Megaupload are parties to criminal infringement of copyright, conspiracy to infringe copyright

Copyright infringement found for broadcast; technical means to relay work excluded

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • July 18 2012

This is a copyright dispute

SCC releases five decisions relating to copyright tariffs

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • July 13 2012

On Thursday, July 12, the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) released 5 decisions, providing guidance with respect to a number of tariffs

Prejudgment interest awarded in election of statutory damages

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • July 2 2012

The Court of Appeal considered the finding by the Prothonotary, and upheld by the Federal Court, that SOCAN was not entitled to prejudgment interest in light of its election for statutory damages

Supreme Court of Canada finds hyperlinks do not publish defamatory material

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 24 2011

The issue in this case relates to whether hyperlinks that connect to allegedly defamatory material meet the publication requirement for a finding of defamation

Default judgment granted and statutory damages awarded

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 3 2011

The Court awarded default judgment against the Defendant, who failed to file a Statement of Defence

Other industry news of note

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • April 13 2011

The Supreme Court has granted leave to appeal in Entertainment Software Association et al. v. Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada (SOCAN) and Rogers Communications Inc. et al. v. SOCAN