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Appeal dismissed; use of trademarks in metatags in this case found not to be copyright or trademark infringement
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • January 20 2016

The Federal Court of Appeal (FCA) dismissed an appeal from a trial decision finding that there was no copyright in Appellant's metatags and therefore


Additional costs awarded to TekSavvy to produce names and addresses pursuant to Norwich order
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • January 6 2016

TekSavvy has successfully appealed in part an earlier costs order relating to a motion to compel a non-party pursuant to Rule 238 (We previously


Rules of procedural fairness breached by refusal to allow Netflix to be heard on new provisions in tariff
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • January 6 2016

This was an application for judicial review of a decision by the Copyright Board (the "Board") of a tariff of royalties for audiovisual webcasts (the


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


Court assesses statutory damages for breach of copyright in language proficiency tests
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • April 30 2014

This was an uncontested assessment of damages for breach of copyright. The Plaintiff obtained summary judgment (decision here) and the Court directed


Ontario Superior Court refuses to stay a defamation action pending the outcome of a copyright, trademark and competition action proceeding in the Federal Court
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • January 6 2016

The Ontario Superior Court has declined to stay a defamation action pending the outcome of a copyright, trademark and competition action proceeding


Sound prediction applies to mechanical inventions
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • September 30 2013

The Federal Court of Appeal (FCA) recently upheld the decision of the Trial Judge, holding that one claim of the patent at issue was valid and


Applicant avoids finding of copyright and trademark infringement, successful in having certification mark struck from the register
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • November 3 2014

The Applicant, the Denturist Group of Ontario (“DGO”) was seeking declaratory, injunctive and monetary relief against the Respondents (the Denturist


Supreme Court majority applies royalty fees to broadcast-incidental copies
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • November 27 2015

Valuation Analysis Must be Consistent With the Principles of Technological Neutrality and Balance CBC v. SODRAC 2003 Inc. The Supreme Court issued


Default judgment awarded in respect of trademark and copyright rights
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • January 6 2016

The Plaintiff brought a motion in writing for default judgment against the Defendant. The Court issued a Judgment, making a number of findings in