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Canada
  • Kestenberg Siegal Lipkus LLP
  • Canada
  • May 8 2015

Fighting counterfeiting in Canada involves the following legislation: the Trademarks Act (RSC 1985, c T-13); the Copyright Act (RSC 1985, c C-42


The art of concealment: use of a competitor’s trade marks in metatags held not to amount to copyright or trade mark infringement in Canada
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia, Canada
  • April 8 2015

The Federal Court of Canada recently handed down a decision which squarely examines whether the use of metatags can constitute copyright or trade


Online infringement & Norwich orders: best practices
  • Field Law
  • Canada
  • April 2 2015

When a copyright owner suspects online infringement, but lacks evidence of theidentity of the alleged infringers, it can seek an order to disclose


Jumping the geofence: examining Canadians’ use of VPNs to access U.S. Netflix
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • March 17 2015

An estimated one million Canadian households are jumping the "geofence" to watch shows and movies that aren't available for streaming in Canada


No copyright and trade-mark rights in most metatags
  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
  • Canada
  • March 12 2015

This case is the most recent in a small line of cases concerning the intellectual property implications, or lack thereof, in using website metatags


Tag, you’re it! or not
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada
  • March 10 2015

In Red Label Vacations Inc v 411 Travel Buys Limited, 2015 FC 19, a recent decision delving into metatags, Justice Manson of the Federal Court


Foraging for photographs in the Great White North: Canadian IP considerations concerning photographs from the Internet
  • Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh
  • Canada
  • February 23 2015

Copying content from the Internet is a lot like picking berries in the wild: It can be easy and tempting, but potentially quite risky. In this regard


Canadian Internet users to begin receiving Notices of Claimed Infringement from their ISPs
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada
  • January 28 2015

The Copyright Modernization Act (the “CMA”), which amended Canada’s Copyright Act, received Royal Assent on June 29, 2012. However, the mandatory


Internet intermediaries and copyright owners take notice: Canada's Notice-and-Notice regime comes into force
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • January 2 2015

Canada's new Notice-and-Notice regime is now in force. New sections of the Copyright Act (the "Act") govern this regime which is of interest to the


Copyright implications of a “right to be forgotten”? Or how to take-down the internet archive
  • Field Law
  • Canada
  • December 4 2014

They say the internet never forgets. From time to time, someone wants to challenge that dictum. In our earlier posts, we discussed the so-called