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A matter of deference
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • November 17 2011

A recent decision of the Federal Court illustrates that there are uncertainties associated with opposition proceedings and subsequent appeals.


The glamorous world of trade-marks
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • May 25 2011

A recent decision of the Canadian Trade-marks Opposition Board raised some novel issues surrounding the types of evidence required to be filed and the categories of wares that might raise a likelihood of confusion.


The distinctiveness of a trade-mark is not static
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • May 25 2011

A recent decision of the Trade-marks Opposition Board shows how the distinctiveness of a trade-mark can change and affect the outcome of an opposition.


Non-monetary judgment of US court recognized and enforced for first time in Canada
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • USA, Canada
  • December 22 2010

A recent decision of one of Canada's highest courts has expanded and clarified Canada's laws regarding the enforcement of equitable orders of American courts.


The importance of the date of first use
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • September 28 2010

A recent decision of the Trade-marks Opposition Board emphasizes the importance of accurately specifying the date of first use in a trade mark application.


Protection of geographical indications
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • July 29 2010

A recent decision of the Federal Court deals with a geographical indication ("GI") and illustrates the problems that can occur concerning their protection.


It's the OSC... what should I expect?
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • April 28 2010

Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP has prepared this brief practical guide for market participants who receive a notice of hearing and statement of allegations from the Ontario Securities Commission (the "Commission").


You can run but you cannot hide
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • March 5 2010

Recent case law confirms that now more than ever before dealers and advisors registered with self-regulatory organizations have little choice but to comply with investigators.


The use of settlement documents in civil proceedings
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • February 22 2010

You may be sued by a client in regard to the same or similar facts that are at issue in a regulatory matter (Securities Commission, IIROC or MFDA).


Ontario’s new Rules of Civil Procedure
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • January 26 2010

By way of follow up to last month’s article regarding Ontario’s new Rules of Civil Procedure, this article will examine a few of the amendments not discussed in last month’s edition.