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Ten things to do if sued in the United States or Canada

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • October 16 2014

When conducting business abroad, most enterprises, businesspeople and investors realize they may be subject to legal action in the jurisdictions

McDonald’s, and not just its franchisees, liable for worker treatment says National Labor Relations Board: should Canadian franchisors be concerned?

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • September 22 2014

The General Counsel of the United States' National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) recently ruled that McDonald's should be considered a joint employer

Seller beware! The buyer may use your own privileged documents against you in a court of law

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • September 12 2014

The law of evidence in Quebec draws heavily on common law. Case law from courts in the rest of Canada and in the United States relating to

Three railroad employees charged with criminal negligence in Quebec train derailment

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • May 21 2014

The prosecutor’s office for the province of Quebec filed criminal negligence charges relating to the July 6, 2013 derailment of an unattended 72-car

Pharma in brief- Canada: Ontario Court of Appeal upholds injunction preventing an online generic drug retailer from selling drugs sourced in India to customers in the United States from an Ontario call centre

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
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  • Canada, India, USA
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  • July 26 2013

Global Pharmacy Canada (“GPC”) is an online prescription drug retailer that sells drugs sourced in India to customers in the United States. GPC is a

Cross-border lessons in combating misleading advertising

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • July 23 2013

Protecting consumers from false and misleading advertising is a key enforcement priority for both Canada's Competition Bureau and the United States

Apple’s win could put smartphone competitors in a pinch

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • August 30 2012

A jury ruling in Apple’s favour over Samsung in the United States District Court could have a chilling effect on rivals, and leave them scrambling for alternatives to common touch-screen gestures used in consumer electronic devices

IP monitor - adventure company can’t jump the gap in trade-mark dispute

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • April 17 2012

Canadian sustainable-travel company, G.A.P. Adventures Inc., has suffered another blow in the latest round of its trade-mark dispute with American retail giant, The Gap, Inc

Bilski bungled begging bets on the future of business-related patents

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • October 12 2011

Heated debate over the future of business-related patents in North America continues

Canadian businesses beware: blessing of business patents in US will affect you

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • July 5 2010

Computer and other business-related inventions are not per se unpatentable