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Recent .CA domain name decision illustrates useful tool for demonstrating bad faith

  • Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh
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  • Canada
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  • January 23 2015

The recent CDRP decision Optrex Limited v Nameshield Inc. co Daniel Mullen provides a useful reminder that .CA domain names registered in bad faith

Domain name security interests: “control” isn’t “perfection”

  • Aird & Berlis LLP
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  • Canada
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  • September 17 2014

As a great deal of value can stem from a debtor's domain name, secured creditors ought to consider how best to protect their interest in such

.quebec geographic gTLD ready for public launch

  • Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh
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  • Canada
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  • November 11 2014

Quebec's new generic top level domain (gTLD) .quebec is scheduled for general availability November 18, 2014. The .quebec domain will

Ontario court considers tort of passing-off domain names

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada
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  • October 18 2012

The Ontario Superior Court of Justice recently ruled that the elements of the tort of passing-off in the context of internet domain names were established in Dentec Safety Specialists Inc. v. Degil Safety Products Inc

Internet domain ownership disputes - if you cannot prove "bad faith" there are still ways to get ownership

  • MBM Intellectual Property Law LLP
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  • Canada
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  • January 20 2014

The Ontario Superior Court of Justice in Mold.ca Inc., v. Moldservices.ca Inc. (CV-13-480391) recently confirmed that Internet domain names may be

Victoria’s Secret Stores Brand Management, Inc. v Eric Poustie

  • SIM. IP Practice
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  • Canada
  • -
  • September 16 2014

This case involves a request for transfer of the domain name which was registered by Eric Poustie (the “Registrant”) in 2000. The Complainant is the

It’s 2013. The internet is everywhere. Do you know where your trade-marks are?

  • Bull Housser & Tupper LLP
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  • Canada
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  • February 13 2013

While the Trade-marks Act provides additional rights to a registered trade-mark holder than were available at common law, registration is only

Important changes to the Canadian domain name dispute resolution policy

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
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  • December 14 2011

Certain disputes involving alleged bad faith registration of .ca domain names can be resolved by arbitration pursuant to the Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (known as the “CDRP”) mandated by the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (“CIRA”

Wayback to the future of online evidence

  • Goldman Sloan Nash & Haber LLP
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  • Canada
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  • February 1 2013

The Internet already lets you live out a vicarious online life, perhaps more thrilling than your own, through sites like Second Life, Lively or There

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