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Domain name scams: can you ignore the email you received about a company applying to register your mark as a domain name? Generally yes!
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada, Global
  • June 20 2016

In recent years, we have received countless enquiries from clients worried about an email they received about a company trying to register their mark


Lisbon Diplomatic Conference & adoption of a new act of the Lisbon Agreement on appellations of origin and geographical indications
  • SIM. IP Practice
  • Canada, Global
  • June 10 2015

On May 20, 2015, Members of the Lisbon Union adopted a revised Treaty for the protection and international registration of appellations of origin


Trade mark news: Canada joins the global party
  • MARQUE Lawyers
  • Canada, Global
  • November 13 2014

Canada is joining the Madrid Protocol! It's just like the Bourne Ultimatum, but okay it's not at all. The Madrid Protocol is what makes it relatively


Don’t Steal my Smell: Registration of Smell Marks
  • STA Law Firm Ltd
  • Australia, Bolivia, Canada, Colombia, Ecuador, Global, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, USA, Hong Kong, Morocco, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, South Africa
  • May 10 2014

Speaking of smells, a new invention surrounding smell was announced very recently. Developed by a team from University of Bristol’s Department of


Talking point: industry developments 2013-2014
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada, Global
  • March 4 2014

Among the many important trademark triumphs in 2013 were three outstanding legislative developments indicating the high priority that governments


Non-traditional protection for traditional culture
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada, Global
  • November 15 2012

Aboriginal traditions, cultural practices and skills are guarded from misinterpretation and degradation by being carefully and respectfully handed down from generation to generation


Combating counterfeiters and copyright pirates international developments
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada, Global
  • October 4 2011

At the signing ceremony for the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) last weekend in Japan, Canada was in company with Australia, Japan, Morocco, New Zealand, the Republic of Korea, Singapore and, importantly, the United States


Protecting trademarks from registration on the ".xxx" domain
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada, Global
  • August 19 2011

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), the international non-profit organization charged with creating policies for use of the internet, recently approved the internet domain “.xxx” for use specifically by the adult entertainment industry


Understanding the new gTLD program, and what it means for your brand
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada, Global
  • August 3 2011

After years of consultation, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has approved the next round of generic top-level domains (gTLDs), which are generic suffixes of domain names (e.g. .com, .net, and. org


Tyler McAuley
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP