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TMOB's dismissal of opposition to the application of "Marché & Wave" Design upheld
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • September 21 2016

This was an appeal of the decision of the Trademarks Opposition Board (TMOB), refusing the Applicant's opposition to a trademark application filed for


An Expensive Lesson in Trademark Registration Protection
  • SIM. IP Practice
  • Canada
  • September 19 2016

2016 is fast drawing to a close. Looking to the next year, some trademark owners undoubtedly are considering "refreshing"modernizing trademarks


Preparing for Canada’s 150th Anniversary - What You Should Know About Using Canadian Symbols
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada
  • September 16 2016

2017 will mark the 150th anniversary of Canadian confederation. The government of Canada has already started the countdown, and many businesses are


Officially Deadwood: Removing Official Marks from the Canadian Trade-marks Register
  • SIM. IP Practice
  • Canada
  • September 16 2016

Canada's Trade-marks Act provides a unique protection of "official marks" under section 9(1)(n)(iii). This section prohibits anyone from adopting in


Appeal allowed in part where opposed services were an extension of Applicant's earlier registration
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • September 14 2016

Appeal allowed in part where opposed services were an extension of Applicant's earlier registration Caesarstone Sdot-Yam Ltd v. Ceramiche Caesar S.P


Claim under section 7(a) failed where false and misleading statements made out but no causal link to alleged damages
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • September 7 2016

This decision relates to the second part of the bifurcated proceeding, namely whether the plaintiffs engaged in conduct contrary to the provisions of


Strong Branding Can Help Generate Profits: Caution Needed In Name, Trademark Choices
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada
  • September 7 2016

Names for new “babies” are selected with great care and in the hope that they will shine for a lifetime and beyond. These hopes and dreams can apply


Individuals found personally liable for company’s infringing activities of the Applicant’s trademark rights
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • September 7 2016

In this trademark infringement action, the Court found that there was sufficient evidence to show that there was a likelihood of confusion between


Procedures and strategies for pharmaceutical brands: Canada
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada
  • September 6 2016

Sweeping amendments were made to the Trademarks Act two years ago, most of which will likely be implemented by 2018. These amendments will bring both benefits and challenges to applicants in all industries, and the pharmaceutical industry is no exception


Some do and some do not have to be noticed
  • SIM. IP Practice
  • Canada, USA
  • September 1 2016

Unlike the United States, Canada does not have any statutory requirement to expressly identify trade-marks. Furthermore, the Federal Court of Canada