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Infringement of Your Rights by an App: Let Apple Help You!

December 17 2019 Developing a successful new app is undoubtedly the modern-day gold rush. In this race, where everyone wants to become the next Zuckerberg, some have…

Trademarks Trolls: A Real Threat to Canadian Brand Owners?

October 31 2019 Trademark trolls, or trademark squatters, are companies applying for trademarks without using or intending to use them, with the sole objective of…

Registering your products on Amazon: practical trademark considerations

October 15 2018 In recent years, Amazon has become an important sales platform for the vast majority of companies involved in product sales. However, Amazon, like…

Mandatory Vaccinations in the Workplace: Is it Legal?

September 15 2021 Since the beginning of the vaccination process against COVID-19, many questions regarding labour and employment law have been raised. With the…

Let’s make it clear and simple (Part 1) - Current and future official filing and registration fees in Canada

February 8 2019 A lot has been said and written, but let's make it clear and easy to refer to. Below you will find a table outlining what are the current and future…

Schools, COVID-19, and Class Actions: Some Lessons to Be Learned

October 20 2021 In a Thomson Reuters article[1], our partner Shaun E. Finn comments on a recent decision of the Superior Court of Québec that authorized a…

New Business Immigration Measures: What Your Foreign Workers Need to Know

September 30 2021 Every month, our Immigration and Business Mobility Team monitors major news that may impact your foreign workers. Check out these September 2021…

Almost Half of the Canadian Businesses Have Little Knowledge of Intellectual Property: Be in the Other Half!

September 27 2021 The Canadian Intellectual Property Office recently released the results of its survey on intellectual property awareness and use. The purpose of this…

Mandatory Vaccinations in the Workplace: Is it Legal?

September 15 2021 Since the beginning of the vaccination process against COVID-19, many questions regarding labour and employment law have been raised. With the…

What You Should Know About the COVID-19 IP Waiver and Compulsory Licences in Canada

June 23 2021 On May 5, 2021, the United States Trade Representative Katherine Tai announced that the Biden-Harris Administration will support the waiving of…