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Online celebrity endorsements in Canada, the US and the UK
  • Heenan Blaikie LLP
  • Canada, United Kingdom
  • January 12 2011

In the UK, the Daily Mail is reporting that the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) will be monitoring celebrity tweets for undisclosed paid endorsements


Protected coats of arms
  • Heenan Blaikie LLP
  • Canada, United Kingdom
  • September 2 2011

As the Duchess of Cambridge adjusts to royal life, she does so bearing a new coat of arms


Fashion opportunities to capitalize on brand “Kate Middleton”?
  • Heenan Blaikie LLP
  • Canada, United Kingdom
  • September 2 2011

In the months leading to what was arguably the biggest wedding event of the past decade, certain designers enjoyed a surge in popularity arising from Kate Middleton’s personal wardrobe selections: from the Burberry trench coat that spurred an online shopping frenzy, to the navy blue Issa dress that inspired dozens of knock-offs, to the sapphire engagement ring (once belonging to the late Princess Diana) that stimulated demand for non-diamond engagement rings, both the authentic articles and the inevitable imitations were rapidly swept off the shelves


Canadian Intellectual Property Office expands Patent Prosecution Highway to the United Kingdom
  • Heenan Blaikie LLP
  • Canada, United Kingdom
  • February 8 2012

The Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO) announced on January 31, 2012 that it entered into a Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH) Pilot Project with the United Kingdom Intellectual Property Office (UKIPO) for a period of two years, terminating on January 30, 2014


Employees working across borders: but where do they belong to?
  • Heenan Blaikie LLP
  • Canada, United Kingdom
  • March 16 2012

A recent decision of the United Kingdom’s Supreme Court provides valuable insight into the issue of which laws apply to employees working in various jurisdictions


Saskatchewan ends film & TV tax credit
  • Heenan Blaikie LLP
  • Canada, United Kingdom, USA
  • March 22 2012

The Saskatchewan government has announced that it is eliminating the Saskatchewan Film Employment Tax Credit Program


Green cases coming down around the globe
  • Heenan Blaikie LLP
  • Canada, United Kingdom, USA
  • October 20 2009

Featured above is the most recent run the Competition Bureau Bureau has taken at green claims in Canada (hot tub retailers


Online defamation - the need for digital corrections
  • Heenan Blaikie LLP
  • Canada, United Kingdom
  • July 29 2010

The recent English Court of Appeal decision in Flood v Times Newspapers Ltd. 2010 EWCA Civ 804 provides some useful (and, thankfully, technologically adept) advice for online news publishers


A registration fit for a prince
  • Heenan Blaikie LLP
  • Canada, United Kingdom
  • September 2 2011

A review of the UK Intellectual Property Office trade-marks database reveals registrations for ROYAL WEDDING in the UK and European Union in the name of Halewood International Brands Limited, namely Registration No


The royal business of cakes
  • Heenan Blaikie LLP
  • Canada, United Kingdom
  • September 2 2011

The Royal Wedding cake contains several layers of Intellectual Property (IP) protection