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Tag, you’re it! or not

  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
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  • Canada
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  • March 10 2015

In Red Label Vacations Inc v 411 Travel Buys Limited, 2015 FC 19, a recent decision delving into metatags, Justice Manson of the Federal Court

No copyright and trade-mark rights in most metatags

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
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  • Canada
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  • March 12 2015

This case is the most recent in a small line of cases concerning the intellectual property implications, or lack thereof, in using website metatags

Use of trademarks in metatags found not to be copyright or trademark infringement

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
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  • March 11 2015

The Plaintiff has three registered trademarks: “redtag.ca”, “redtag.ca vacations”, and “Shop. Compare. Payless!! Guaranteed”. The Defendant company

Wayback to the future of online evidence

  • Goldman Sloan Nash & Haber LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • 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

Domain name enforcement and the new generic top-level domains

  • Dentons
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  • Canada
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  • September 25 2012

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers has allowed applications for new generic toplevel domains which opens up an expansion of new Internet space

Scoutscanada.ca decision reminds CDRP complainants to “be prepared”

  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • February 17 2015

The recent decision in Scouts Canada v Morland, CDRP decision no. 276 (Resolution Canada) (January 22, 2015), under the Canadian Internet

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

  • Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh
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  • Canada
  • -
  • 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

British Columbia Superior Court considers keyword advertising

  • Heenan Blaikie LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • October 5 2010

On May 28, 2010, the British Columbia Supreme Court rendered the first Canadian decision on the propriety of internet keyword advertising incorporating competitors’ business names, in Private Career Training Institutions Agency v. Vancouver Career College (Burnaby) Inc., 2010 BCSC 765

.yourbrand? Get ready for custom domain extensions

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
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  • Canada
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  • June 30 2011

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) recently voted in favour of accepting applications for new top-level domain (TLD) extensions beginning January 12, 2012

New generic top level domains: opportunities and risks for trade-mark owners

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

On June 20, 2011 the board of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) approved a plan to increase the number of generic top-level domains (gTLD) from the current 22 (which includes .com, .net and .org) to possibly hundreds