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As part of wrongful dismissal suit, Court finds copyright infringement in photograph taken by employee, posted by employer

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • August 25 2014

This case concerned an instructor (Mejia) who was terminated by his employer (LaSalle) for “professional unacceptable behaviour”. LaSalle claimed

Monkey business: epic copyright battle erupts over selfie

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • August 8 2014

In an IP-related story that seems ripped from the headlines of The Onion, a British photographer has claimed exclusive ownership of a Nat Geo-worthy

Appeal dismissed: dispute over ownership, alleged copyright infringement of software programs, scope of a license, and the revocation of a Certificate of Registration

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • August 6 2014

This was an appeal from a judgment of the Federal Court dismissing the action for damages of Elizabeth Posada (“Posada”) and the company incorpora

YouTube, Facebook, Netflix liable to pay for music in Canada rules Copyright Board

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • July 21 2014

On Friday, the Copyright Board released a decision and certified two SOCAN tariffs, Tariffs 22.D.1 (Internet - Online Audiovisual Services) and 22.D

Court dismisses application for interlocutory injunction

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • July 10 2014

Geophysical Service Inc. (the “Applicant”) brought a motion for an interlocutory injunction requiring CNSOPB (the “Respondent), to remove from its

Successful plaintiff’s appeal for more damages dismissed; plaintiff also forced to pay double costs due to defendant’s Rule 420 offer to settle

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • July 10 2014

Ms. Leuthold, a photo-journalist, owned the copyright in several images taken during the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center on September 11

Copyright litigation and the risk of double costs

  • Field Law
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  • Canada
  • -
  • July 8 2014

An American photojournalist, Ms. Leuthold, was on the scene in New York City on September 11, 2001. She licensed a number of still photographs to the

The relationship between copyright and social media: “it’s complicated”

  • Coleman Greig Lawyers
  • -
  • Australia, Canada
  • -
  • June 30 2014

We know that it's common practice to copy photos from Google Images, but just because everyone is doing it doesn't make it right. Whether you are

The Aereo decision Canadian content?

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • June 26 2014

Careful observers of the United States Supreme Court's 6-3 decision yesterday in American Broadcasting Cos., Inc. et al v. Aereo, Inc. may have

Copyright Notice and Notice regime to come into force

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
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  • Canada
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  • June 24 2014

The Government of Canada has announced that the "Notice and Notice" regime established by Bill C-11, "An Act to Amend the Copyright Act", is expected