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Bill C-56, Canada’s Combating Counterfeit Products Act, promises greater intellectual property protection for Canadian brand owners
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Canada
  • October 23 2013

On June 12, 2013, Bill C-56, also known as the Combating Counterfeit Products Act ("CCPA"), passed its second reading in the House of Commons. If


Not my Anne - possible perils of book cover designs
  • Heenan Blaikie LLP
  • Canada
  • February 12 2013

Last week we got to enjoy watching a bit of a kerfuffle develop after Canadian news outlets trumpeted the availability on Amazon.com of a


CRA confirms that custom software fees not subject to Canadian withholding tax
  • Thorsteinssons LLP
  • Canada
  • February 12 2013

In 2012-0441091E5, the CRA said that fees paid to a non-resident for the use of custom software in Canada were exempt from Canadian withholding tax


CIPPIC granted adjournment in the 2012 Voltage Pictures v Does P2P file sharing case
  • anticIPate Law
  • Canada
  • January 18 2013

Voltage Pictures' motion against Teksavvy was heard on January 14th, 2013, at Federal Court in Toronto. In the motion, Voltage had asked that


Supreme Court of Canada what constitutes a reasonable expectation of privacy?
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • June 13 2014

On June 13, 2014 the Supreme Court of Canada released its decision in R. V. Spencer 2014 SCC 43 addressing the expectation of privacy in the


Decision granting request for case management of IP litigation upheld on appeal
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • June 10 2014

This was an appeal by the Defendants of the order of a Prothonotary granting the Plaintiffs’ request for special management of this action, an action


Appeal dismissed: federal court finds real and substantial connection, jurisdiction
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • November 3 2014

The Defendant, Internet Archive Canada (“IAC”), appealed the order of Prothonotary Aalto, who dismissed IAC’s motion for a permanent stay of the


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


Federal Court of Appeal grants an implied software licence to former business partners
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • September 4 2014

The Federal Court of Appeal released its decision in Planification-organisation-publications Systèmes Ltée v 9054-8181 Québec Inc, 2014 FCA 185 in


Class action for copyright in plans of survey remains certified on appeal
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • April 22 2015

A proposed class proceeding claims that land surveyors retain copyright in the plans of survey they prepare and register in Ontario’s Land Registry