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Court holds appeal of opposition of withdrawn trademark application is moot
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • July 20 2015

Engineers Canada appealed from a Trademarks Opposition Board (TMOB) decision refusing its opposition to the mark POLARTEC ECO-ENGINEERING DESIGN (the


Pfizer’s blue diamond shaped pill not found to be distinctive
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • April 29 2015

Pfizer’s application for the Viagra Tablet Design has been found to not be distinctive under s. 38(2)(d) of the Trade-marks Act, and therefore not


Appellate Court finds it reasonable to exclude evidence of non-confusion from after the date of first use
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • May 27 2015

Servicemaster further appeals their previously dismissed judicial review of the TMOB, who refused to register their applications for SERVICEMASTER


Use of trademarks in metatags found not to be copyright or trademark infringement
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • March 11 2015

The Plaintiff has three registered trademarks: “redtag.ca”, “redtag.ca vacations”, and “Shop. Compare. Payless!! Guaranteed”. The Defendant company


Registered word mark LA PIZZAIOLLE found to be confusing with proposed PIZZAIOLO and design mark
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • March 11 2015

The Applicant had opposed the registration of two marks, PIZZAIOLO and Design and PIZZAIOLO. The Registrar had refused the word mark and allowed the


Reynolds Presto Products Inc. v. P.R.S. Mediterranean Ltd., 2013 FCA 119
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • May 8 2013

The Court of Appeal has overturned a lower court decision and struck the mark NEOWEB from the register because it is confusing with the earlier


Motion to set aside ex parte default judgment dismissed
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • August 20 2012

In January, the Federal Court granted default judgment to the Plaintiffs in an action for, inter alia, trade-mark infringement and passing off


Certification marks including R.H.N. Are all expunged
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • May 4 2015

The Applicant College sought to expunge five certification marks and two commercial marks held by the Respondent. The five certification marks


Questions ordered to be answered on appeal, and no decision on bifurcation until after plaintiff makes election of damages or profits
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • April 6 2015

This is a trademark case regarding the Plaintiff’s YELLOW TAIL & KANGAROO DESIGN. Constellation Brands brought two interlocutory motions before the


Nominal damages awarded following infringement of PIRANHA mark
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • March 2 2015

The Applicants own or licence two trademarks, a PIRANHA word mark and a PIRANHA design mark in association with saw blades and related wares. These