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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
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • August 25 2014

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

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

Government announces coming into force of the Notice and Notice regime

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • 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

Joint ownership in copyright ordered on basis of a memorandum assigning rights

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • June 10 2014

The applicant moved under subsection 57(4) of the Copyright Act to correct the name of the holder of three copyright certificates, by naming the

Decision granting request for case management of IP litigation upheld on appeal

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • June 10 2014

This was an appeal by the Defendants of the order of a Prothonotary granting the Plaintiffs’ request for special management of this action, an action

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

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • 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

Amendments to add multiple new defendants not allowed by Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta

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

The plaintiff sought to amend its Statement of Claim to add new defendants, including some identified by name and 26 defendants identified as

Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta allows amendment to add individual defendant

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

In a breach of confidence and copyright infringement action in the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta, the plaintiff sought to add a claim against a

Class action settlement agreement found to be ‘unfair’, ‘unreasonable’ and ‘not in the best interests of the class members’ Waldman v. Thomson Reuters Canada Limited, 2014 ONSC 1288

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • March 24 2014

In this certified class action, the Plaintiff, Lorne Waldman ("Waldman") brought a motion for approval of a settlement of a copyright infringement

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

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • 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