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Vancouver Community College unsuccessful in passing off action against Vancouver Career College
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • September 2 2015

Vancouver Community College sued Vancouver Career College for passing off its trademarks, including the mark VCC. Vancouver Career College would


Patent claiming the “rigidification” of oil sands tailings found to be an obvious modification of prior art
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • September 2 2015

SNF commenced an action to impeach Ciba's process patent that claims rigidifying a material whilst retaining the fluidity of the material during


Claim construction is to be reviewed on a correctness standard, but the appreciation of expert evidence on construction is to be reviewed on a palpable and overriding standard
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • August 26 2015

ABB has appealed two earlier judgments of the Federal Court: first, ABB's loss on the merits of a patent infringement action and the declaration that


Late pleadings amendments allowed, but with solicitor and client costs on the merits of addressing them
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • August 11 2015

Bombardier brought a motion for leave to amend its Statement of Defence and Counterclaim to expand the list of prior art and include a new ground of


Contempt award takes into account both prior conduct and conduct after the order
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • August 11 2015

In this case, Trans-High had previously been successful in a trademark infringement action (Decision here; summary here). Hightimes had been enjoined


Registrar's decision of failure to establish use of trademark upheld by Court
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • August 11 2015

This is an appeal of a decision of the Registrar of Trademarks (Registrar) finding that the applicant failed to establish use of the trade mark “THE


Non-infringing alternative is relevant to damages, but not made out on facts
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • August 5 2015

Merck was successful in a patent infringement action. A separate damages reference was held where the Judge awarded lost profits and a reasonable


Federal Court grants prohibition order with respect to a use patent
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • July 29 2015

The Federal Court considered and dismissed allegations relating to double patenting, insufficiency and lack of standing. The Court granted the


Appeal dismissed; patent claims upheld as invalid due to obviousness
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • July 29 2015

The Federal Court of Appeal (FCA) dismissed an appeal from a trial decision finding the claims at issue in a patent infringement case to be invalid


FCA finds patent should be listed on the patent register for combination drug
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • July 29 2015

In this case, the FCA overturned the Federal Court Decision dismissing Eli Lilly’s application for judicial review of a decision of the Minister of