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Copyright Infringement: Damages? Statutory damages? Accounting of Profits? You must choose but choose wisely….

Canada - December 7 2021 \The Quebec Court of Appeal recently ruled on an appeal of a Quebec Superior Court (QCSC) judgment dismissing a claim by the plaintiff, Constellation…

Mitchel Fleming

Trend Hunters - Recent Developments in the Attribution Requirement for “News Reporting”.

Canada - October 22 2021 For the second time in 2021, the Federal Court has weighed in on the attribution requirements for a dealing to qualify as "fair" in the context of…

Mitchel Fleming, Tamara Céline Winegust, Naomi Zener

Access Copyright v York University - School’s Out! No mandatory tariff; no declaratory relief of fair dealing; and “public access to and dissemination” of works is a primary goal of copyright in Canada.

Canada - August 3 2021 The much-anticipated decision in York University v Canadian Copyright Licensing Agency (Access Copyright), 2021 SCC 32 has been released. The…

R. Scott MacKendrick, Tamara Céline Winegust

The “Inside Out” Lawsuit is Mixed with Sadness and Joy for the Parties

Canada - July 21 2021 As reported in the recent Ontario decision of Pourshian v. Walt Disney Company, 2021 ONSC 4840, Damon Pourshian, the Toronto-based Sheridan student…

Martin Brandsma, Naomi Zener

News Alert: Quebec to Bolster French Language Requirements

Canada - May 13 2021 Bill 96 was tabled today by the Government of Quebec proposing sweeping revisions to the Quebec's Charter of the French Language. Amongst changes to…

William Audet, Brigitte Chan