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An ounce of patents is worth a pound of cure
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • August 28 2015

The rug has been pulled out from under key patent rights of diagnostic companies and research institutions. A series of US court decisions have


Launch of Quebec’s First Patent program : a boost for Quebec-based SMEs
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada
  • July 20 2015

On July 17, 2015, the Ministère de l’Économie, de l’Innovation et des Exportations announced the launch of its First Patent program. This program


Lancement du programme Premier brevet: aide financière pour les PME québécoises
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada
  • July 17 2015

Le 17 juillet 2015, le Ministère de l’Économie, de l’Innovation et des Exportations a annoncé le lancement du programme Premier brevet. Ce programme


Federal Court of Appeal confirms expanding hose patent is obvious
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada
  • July 16 2015

In the recent decision of E. Mishan & Sons, Inc. et al. v. Supertek Canada Inc. et al. 2015 FCA 163, the Federal Court of Appeal confirmed that claim


Nobody can link to this article: considering the legal issues involved in the Pan Am games website’s terms of use prohibition on linking without permission
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada
  • July 13 2015

Major sporting events are an exciting time for those living, working, and running businesses in the host city. Significant investments are made


California dreamin’: British Columbia Court of Appeal enforces Facebook forum selection clause, requires provincial privacy class action to be brought in California court
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada
  • July 7 2015

Facebook's Terms of Use, like the Terms of Use of many other popular social media sites, require claims and disputes be brought in California; for


Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO) publishes diagnostics Patent Notice
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada
  • July 3 2015

On June 29, 2015, CIPO publicly released a brief Patent Notice to Examiners regarding examination of medical diagnostic methods (Examination Practice


Canada: preparing for change
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada
  • July 1 2015

In Canada, the requirement that a trademark be used has been the touchstone by which rights in a trademark have always been determined. All of this


Extended protection for published sound recordings and performances fixed in sound recordings now in force
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada
  • June 25 2015

Changes to the Copyright Act extending the term of protection for sound recordings and musical and other audio performances automatically came into


Québec Government to amend the Charter of the French Language’s regulations to require French descriptor to non-French marks
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada
  • June 23 2015

The Québec Government announced on June 17, 2015 that it will not appeal the Québec Court of Appeal’s April decision confirming that the Office