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Decision to Expunge Based on No Use for Services Upheld on Appeal
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • February 10 2016

This was an appeal of a decision of a Hearing Officer of the Trademarks Opposition Board in response to a section 45 notice. This notice requires the


FCA Upholds Decision Striking Trademark from the Register
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • February 10 2016

In the Federal Court, TLG brought a proceeding to expunge Product Source's trademark registration for NIC OUT (FC decision here, summary here). The


Court of appeal applies stare decisis and expunges registration for OCEAN PARK under s. 12(1)(b) and ss. 18(1)(a) and (b)
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • January 20 2016

By way of Summary Trial, the Federal Court (FC) refused to strike the Defendant's trademark OCEAN PARK from the register on the grounds that it was


Appeal dismissed; use of trademarks in metatags in this case found not to be copyright or trademark infringement
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • January 20 2016

The Federal Court of Appeal (FCA) dismissed an appeal from a trial decision finding that there was no copyright in Appellant's metatags and therefore


Fresh evidence submitted found to materially affect Registrar's decision for SAKURA and design
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • January 20 2016

The Registrar had rejected the Applicant's opposition to the registration of the word SAKURA and design. With respect to the s. 16(3)(a) ground of


No reviewable errors found in refusing application for AMIRA and design
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • January 20 2016

Amira Foods (India) Limited appealed a decision of the Trademarks Opposition Board ("TMOB") refusing to register the word AMIRA and design. The


Venngo Inc. v. Concierge Connection Inc. (Perkopolis, Morgan C. Marlowe and Richard Thomas Joynt), 2015 FC 1338
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • January 13 2016

In this action for trademark infringement, Venngo alleged that Concierge and its directors infringed its rights in a family of registered Canadian


Default judgment awarded in respect of trademark and copyright rights
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • January 6 2016

The Plaintiff brought a motion in writing for default judgment against the Defendant. The Court issued a Judgment, making a number of findings in


Appeal pursuant to section 56 granted and opposition granted
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • January 6 2016

This is an appeal pursuant to section 56 of the Trade-marks Act in respect of a decision of the Trademarks Opposition Board (the "Board") to reject


Ontario Superior Court refuses to stay a defamation action pending the outcome of a copyright, trademark and competition action proceeding in the Federal Court
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • January 6 2016

The Ontario Superior Court has declined to stay a defamation action pending the outcome of a copyright, trademark and competition action proceeding