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Consent to the use of copyrighted material not required to be in writing
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • April 6 2015

The plaintiff sought partial summary judgment for an alleged breach of the Copyright Act. It related to the alleged use of copyrighted materials


Motion to amend pleadings after discovery allowed
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • January 30 2013

In this case, the Plaintiff brought a motion to amend its statement of claim to clarify the relief sought, provide further particulars of the


Downloads of ringtones and ringbacks are not a communication to the public subject to a tariff
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • March 25 2015

This was a dispute over a tariff requiring Rogers to pay royalties to SOCAN in respect of ringtones and ringbacks (Tariff 24) as a communication of a


Two non-parties to a trademark and copyright decision are bound by the final injunction
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • May 27 2015

The Ontario Superior Court had previously issued an injunction to prevent the sale of candy snacks known as “Classic Sesame” because they were found


Intellectual property weekly abstracts bulletin week of June 22
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • June 22 2015

The proceeding relates to a copyright infringement claim against Thomson for copying briefs filed with the court and making them available to


Infringement of work found where newspaper published article using artwork without consent
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • April 6 2015

The plaintiff sued in Quebec Small Claims Court for breach of copyright against a newspaper owner who published an article about the plaintiff


Joint ownership in copyright ordered on basis of a memorandum assigning rights
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • June 10 2014

The applicant moved under subsection 57(4) of the Copyright Act to correct the name of the holder of three copyright certificates, by naming the


Decision granting request for case management of IP litigation upheld on appeal
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • June 10 2014

This was an appeal by the Defendants of the order of a Prothonotary granting the Plaintiffs’ request for special management of this action, an action


As part of wrongful dismissal suit, Court finds copyright infringement in photograph taken by employee, posted by employer
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • August 25 2014

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


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
  • 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