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"Making Available" Is Not an Independent Copyright in Canada

Canada - July 20 2022 The Supreme Court of Canada, in a decision of Justice Rowe, has affirmed that there is no separate compensable right for "making available" a work on…

Tamara Céline Winegust

IP Metaverse Series - Part I: Brands are Plugging in and Cashing in - Protecting Trademarks and Copyright in Virtual Goods and Services

Canada - March 16 2022 Trying to understand the current buzz around the "metaverse"? The trick is conceptualizing something that is in the process of becoming, and that has…

Brigitte Chan, Tamara Céline Winegust

Don’t Get Lost in Translation: Copyright Protection in Translated Works

Canada - December 17 2021 In Canada, copyright arises automatically on creation of “every original literary, artistic, musical, and dramatic work”, which also includes…

Naomi Zener

Prenups of the Copyright World? Issues to Consider in Joint Authorship & Copyright Co-Ownership Agreements

Canada - November 10 2021 So, you think you want to collaborate with someone else (or more than one other person) on the creation of a potentially copyright protectable…

Naomi Zener

COVID-19 Vaccine Passports: A Joint Statement from Canada’s Privacy Commissioners

Canada - June 3 2021 On May 19th, 2021 Canada's Federal, Provincial and Territorial Privacy Commissioners (the "Commissioners") released a joint statement on the privacy…

Amanda Branch