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As part of wrongful dismissal suit, Court finds copyright infringement in photograph taken by employee, posted by employer

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • August 25 2014

This case concerned an instructor (Mejia) who was terminated by his employer (LaSalle) for “professional unacceptable behaviour”. LaSalle claimed

Government announces coming into force of the Notice and Notice regime

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • June 16 2014

The Notice and Notice regime is the final step in implementing the Copyright Modernization Act. The Notice and Notice regime is a system that will

Court assesses statutory damages for breach of copyright in language proficiency tests

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • April 30 2014

This was an uncontested assessment of damages for breach of copyright. The Plaintiff obtained summary judgment (decision here) and the Court directed

Appeal dismissed: dispute over ownership, alleged copyright infringement of software programs, scope of a license, and the revocation of a Certificate of Registration

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • August 6 2014

This was an appeal from a judgment of the Federal Court dismissing the action for damages of Elizabeth Posada (“Posada”) and the company incorpora

New affidavit struck from record in judicial review

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • February 6 2012

This is an interlocutory motion to strike an affidavit in a Judicial Review (JR) of the decision of the Copyright Board

Court refused to intervene re interlocutory decisions

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • March 26 2012

The Federal Court of Appeal (FCA) held that there were no special circumstances to justify its intervention at this stage of the proceeding before the Copyright Board

Sound prediction applies to mechanical inventions

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • September 30 2013

The Federal Court of Appeal (FCA) recently upheld the decision of the Trial Judge, holding that one claim of the patent at issue was valid and

Court makes finding of contempt in copyright case

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • March 28 2011

In December 2009, Setanta had obtained default judgment and a permanent injunction resulting from a copyright infringement suit against the defendants

Pre-judgment interest in Provincial Act waived by election of statutory damages

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • December 19 2011

This is an appeal, by ex parte motion, of a Prothonotary’s decision awarding default judgment

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

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
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  • 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