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The Katten Kattwalk - Fall 2016 - Issue 11
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • Australia, Canada, USA
  • October 26 2016

The streets are filling up and the colors are changing, signaling that it's fall in New York. As always, we look forward to what is in store for

Protecting trade-marks in the new gTLDs
  • Heenan Blaikie LLP
  • Canada
  • March 20 2013

Trade-mark owners should act now to protect their trade-mark rights online. As early as April 2013, new top level domain names ("gTLDs") will be

Recent .ca domain name decision accepts broad interpretation of what constitutes a brand owner’s prior trade-mark “rights” in Canada
  • Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh
  • Canada
  • April 16 2014

The recent decision of Guitar Center Inc v Robert Piperni (“Guitar Center”), CIRA Decision No. 0254, confirms that a broad definition of “rights”

No purchase required!
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • April 1 2011

In TSA Stores, Inc. v. Heenan Blaikie LLP (2011 FC 273), the Federal Court found that use of a trade-mark on a website that provided descriptions and information on how to choose and care for various products constituted use of a mark in association with retail store services

Franchise Review October - Frequently asked questions (FAQs)
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • October 31 2016

No; a disclosure document must be current as at the time of each delivery. Only certain disclosure items in franchise legislation expressly require

Wayback to the future of online evidence
  • Goldman Sloan Nash & Haber LLP
  • Canada
  • February 1 2013

The Internet already lets you live out a vicarious online life, perhaps more thrilling than your own, through sites like Second Life, Lively or There

Online trade-mark use
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada, United Kingdom
  • May 25 2011

A recent decision of a United Kingdom court considered whether the defendant's use of the plaintiff's trade-marks on the defendant's websites, allegedly operating from Florida, constituted "use" of the trade-marks in the United Kingdom

The launch of the .xxx top level domain name protecting your brand’s reputation
  • Lawson Lundell LLP
  • Canada
  • September 6 2011

The organization that controls most of the Internet's gTLD's (generic top level domain names, such as .com and .net) has approved the use of .xxx as a new gTLD

Online brand protection strategies five steps to developing your plan
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • January 3 2012

A company’s brand is a key asset and needs protection both offline and online - so if you haven’t yet embarked on an online brand protection strategy, where do you start?

Domain name is personal property and a ‘real and substantial connection’ to jurisdiction: Ontario CA
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • September 29 2011

Tucows.com, a Nova Scotia tech company with a principal office in Ontario, bought over 30,000 domain names from an operation called Mailbank Inc. in 2006, including renner.com