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The art of concealment: use of a competitor’s trade marks in metatags held not to amount to copyright or trade mark infringement in Canada

  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • -
  • Australia, Canada
  • -
  • April 8 2015

The Federal Court of Canada recently handed down a decision which squarely examines whether the use of metatags can constitute copyright or trade

Federal court judge sees RED: rare interlocutory injunction granted

  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • April 6 2015

On February 20, 2015, Justice Brown of the Federal Court granted an interlocutory injunction - relief rarely granted in Federal Court trademark

Questions ordered to be answered on appeal, and no decision on bifurcation until after plaintiff makes election of damages or profits

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • April 6 2015

This is a trademark case regarding the Plaintiff’s YELLOW TAIL & KANGAROO DESIGN. Constellation Brands brought two interlocutory motions before the

Breach before the Registrar of Trademarks can be cured by a proceeding in Court

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • April 1 2015

The Court of Appeal noted that the first issue to be considered was whether a breach of natural justice that may have occurred before the Registrar

The latest news on amendments to the trademarks act and regulations implementation in late 2016 or 2017?

  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • April 1 2015

Two bills containing amendments to Canada's Trademarks Act were passed in 2014, bringing a new Customs Assistance plan, a broadened definition of

Federal Court issues rare interlocutory injunction in trademark case a sign of things to come?

  • Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh
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  • Canada
  • -
  • March 31 2015

For many years now, interlocutory injunction orders have been few and far between in IP cases in Canada's Federal Court. However, in a decision

Registrar’s decision refusing to register LIGHTRECYCLE & DESIGN unreasonable, but the proposed mark was still found to be clearly descriptive

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • March 25 2015

Product Care Association had applied to register a proposed trademark for LIGHTRECYCLE & DESIGN. The examiner found this was “clearly descriptive”

Canadian trademark law: top cases of 2014

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • March 25 2015

The year 2014 will be remembered as the year when Canada rewrote its trademark laws. Much has been written on this subject and much more will be

Precedent-setting Marlboro decision provides guidance on entitlement to claim profits in trademark infringement cases

  • Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh
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  • Canada
  • -
  • March 24 2015

Another milestone has been reached in a case between tobacco industry giants Imperial Tobacco Canada Limited ("Imperial Tobacco") and Philip Morris

Are your evidentiary ducks in a row? Considering a summary trial for faster and cheaper trademark litigation in the Federal Court

  • Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh
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  • Canada
  • -
  • March 23 2015

In late 2009, the Federal Courts Rules were amended to introduce summary trials as a new tool for litigating disputes in the Federal Court of Canada