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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


Temporarily Confused: Exploring Initial Interest Confusion
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada
  • June 9 2016

Last year, Canadian Courts rendered two decisions discussing the doctrine of initial interest confusion. The doctrine originated in U.S. trademark law


Canada’s Federal Court of Appeal Confirms the Court’s Jurisdiction to Order Transfer of Domain Names
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada
  • April 13 2016

Canada's Federal Court of Appeal has confirmed that the Court has jurisdiction to order transfer (or delivery up) of a domain name involved in


Canada: Surveying the online enforcement landscape
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada
  • January 1 2016

Two recent decisions show Canadian courts grappling with trademark concepts such as ‘use’ and ‘confusion’ in the online context In 2015 Canadian


Is it legal to use competitors’ trademarks as part of SEO strategies? Canadian court finds use of a competitor’s trademark as a keyword is not actionable
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada
  • September 11 2015

In Canada, there have been only a few Canadian cases dealing with use of competitors' trademarks in search engine optimization (SEO), for example as


Online blog articles and trademark use with services
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada
  • June 16 2015

In a recent decision of the Trademarks Opposition Board dealing with a non-use cancellation proceeding, the Hearing Officer maintained a registration


Canada: keeping in line when using marks online
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada
  • May 1 2015

As retail businesses continue to consider the financial viability of operating brick-and-mortar stores, the importance of online sales and the


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


Scoutscanada.ca decision reminds CDRP complainants to “be prepared”
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada
  • February 17 2015

The recent decision in Scouts Canada v Morland, CDRP decision no. 276 (Resolution Canada) (January 22, 2015), under the Canadian Internet


Reacting to change
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada
  • April 19 2012

Disputes involving ‘.ca’ domain names can be resolved under the Canadian Internet Registration Authority’s (CIRA) Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (CDRP