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Use of trademarks as keywords not infringement, Australia court holds
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Australia, Canada
  • May 13 2016

The purchase of a competitor’s trade-mark as an online advertising keyword is not an infringement, according to a recent Federal Court of Australia


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


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


Trademarks in a “Social” World: A Canadian Perspective
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • May 15 2017

Just as the digital world and social media platforms vie for our attention, businesses vie for attention in the digital world as a means to develop


Procedures and strategies for anti-counterfeiting: Canada
  • Kestenberg Siegal Lipkus LLP
  • Canada
  • May 18 2017

On October 30 2016 Canada and the European Union signed the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) and Bill C-30 (the domestic


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


Avoiding trademark and domain name scams
  • Dentons
  • Canada, Global
  • March 10 2017

As a brand owner, you understand the importance and value of your proprietary brands, whether they be words, logos, tag lines, unique packaging or


Use of trademarks as metadata & hashtags in Canada
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • June 8 2015

Just as social media platforms may vie for omnipresence in our lives, digital and otherwise, businesses may vie for market share on these social


On-demand seminar: Advertising Through Social Media
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada, USA
  • March 20 2017

The rise of digital marketing and social media has provided a tremendous opportunity for businesses to engage consumers. However, this fast-paced and


Top 5 tips for non-Canadian brand owners seeking to protect trade-marks as domain names in Canada
  • Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh
  • Canada
  • November 6 2013

Canada's top level domain name registry (.ca) is a restricted access registry with local presence requirements, a stand alone domain name arbitration