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Federal Government Launches Review of Law and Policy on Canadian Cultural Content in an Age of Digital Disruption
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • April 26 2016

On April 22, 2016, Minister of Canadian Heritage, the Hon. Mélanie Joly, launched a public consultation process called "Canadian Content in a


Copyright law: 2015 year in review
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • April 20 2016

In 2014 the Federal Court ordered TekSavvy (a non-party internet service provider) to produce the names of approximately 2,000 customers alleged to


Interlocutory injunction orders removal of 15 segments from published movie
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • April 14 2016

The BC Supreme Court has restrained the defendants from publishing the original version of their video entitled "Vancouver Aquarium Uncovered"


Software Development and Licensing: What Retailers Need to Know
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • April 12 2016

Every retailer today uses some form of software, whether it be a computer program running on local hardware, a hosted web site or an application


Copyright Board Issues Landmark Decision in K-12 School Proceeding
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • April 7 2016

On February 19, 2016 the Copyright Board issued its long-awaited decision in relation to Access Copyright's proposed Elementary and Secondary


Marrakesh Treaty Implementation Bill Revived in Parliament
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • March 28 2016

In June 2015, the previous Conservative government tabled legislation to implement the Marrakesh Treaty to Facilitate Access to Published Works for


The Federal Court of Appeal explains its rules
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • March 23 2016

In a recent decision, the Federal Court of Appeal had an opportunity to explain its rules as to how, on an application for judicial review, materials


Publication of a work essentially identical to the CSA Code is found to infringe its copyright
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • March 16 2016

The Applicant, the CSA, brought this application seeking relief in respect of alleged infringement by the Respondents. The CSA produces a publication


The Supreme Court affirms the principle of technological neutrality in copyright law
  • Dimock Stratton LLP
  • Canada
  • March 14 2016

On November 26, 2015, the Supreme Court of Canada released an important ruling on the role of technological neutrality in copyright law. In a 7-2


Federal Court of Appeal: SOCAN successful in confirming validity of tariff for the transmission of ringtones
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • March 14 2016

On January 27, 2016, the Federal Court of Appeal released its decision on an appeal from the decision of O'Reilly J. of the Federal Court on a motion