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2014: the year in review for Canadian copyright law

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 23 2015

The “notice and notice” provisions of the Copyright Modernization Act have now come into force. These provisions allow copyright owners to provide

Revue de l’année 2014 : droit d’auteur canadien

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • January 23 2015

Les dispositions en matière d’avis de la Loi sur la modernisation du droit d’auteur sont maintenant en vigueur. Ces dispositions permettent aux

Canada counters counterfeiting: border enforcement provisions of CCPA come into force

  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • January 13 2015

After years of calls for reform from intellectual property rights owners, the Canadian government has enacted new legislation in an effort to fight

What’s in a name? (why there is no copyright in your name)

  • Stewart McKelvey
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 12 2015

The Alberta Court of Queen's Bench recently had to deal with a bizarre case in which the defendant obtained a Mastercard from Bank of Montreal, used

Canada’s new anti-counterfeiting provisions now fully in force and request for customs assistance system now available

  • Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 6 2015

As recently reported, Bill C-8, the Combating Counterfeit Products Act, received Royal Assent and became law on December 9, 2014. New civil

Canada takes the battle on counterfeits to its borders

  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 5 2015

Canadian developments on the anti-counterfeiting front came in fast at the close of 2014, ushering in a customs "Request for Assistance" procedure -

Customs request for assistance regime for counterfeits, expanded definition for trademark infringement, and new criminal sanctions now in force

  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 5 2015

The provisions relating to the customs "Request for Assistance" procedure in Bill C-8, the Combating Counterfeit Products Act, came into force on

Internet intermediaries and copyright owners take notice: Canada's Notice-and-Notice regime comes into force

  • McMillan LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 2 2015

Canada's new Notice-and-Notice regime is now in force. New sections of the Copyright Act (the "Act") govern this regime which is of interest to the

Copyright in house plans

  • Field Law
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  • Canada
  • -
  • December 23 2014

A couple, the Ecklunds, approached Oakcraft Homes, a custom home-builder. Based on their discussions, Oakcraft prepared a house plan and gave a copy

Notice and notice coming January 2nd under Canada’s Copyright Act

  • Stewart McKelvey
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  • Canada
  • -
  • December 16 2014

Canada's Copyright Act was substantially changed with various revisions which came into effect in November of 2012. But the Notice and Notice regime