Coleman Greig Lawyers
In the last federal election campaign, the UAP used music and lyrics from the song, "We're Not Gonna Take It".
Coleman Greig Lawyers
What happened in the recent copyright infringement case involving Clive Palmer?
Smart & Biggar
It is a fundamental principle of trademark law that no business should be able to prevent others from using apt language to accurately describe their goods and services.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
Whether you are a crypto guru or not, you have likely heard about NFTs. The three-letter acronym, NFT, stands for "Non-Fungible Token". NFTs are the centre of attention right now because of high-profile sales, ...
Bereskin & Parr LLP
The federal government has put out a consultation call for comments on how to modernize our copyright regime for Online Intermediaries.
Miller Thomson LLP
In an effort to address significant trademark prosecution delays, the Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO) issued two key Practice Notices on May 3, 2021.
Clark Wilson LLP
On May 6, 2021, the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) dismissed an application for leave to appeal in the case of Dong, et al. v. Royal Pacific Real Estate Group Ltd., et al., 2020 BCCA 323 (39550).
Chofn Intellectual Property
In mainland China, it has long been a controversial issue whether or not trademark use in Original Equipment Manufacturer (hereinafter referred to as "OEM use")...
CCPIT Patent & Trademark Law Office
On March 3, 2021, the Supreme People's Court of China (the SPC) issued the Interpretation of the Supreme People's Court on the Application of Punitive Damages to the Trial of Civil Cases of Infringement of...
First, SMEs were encouraged to implement the enterprise IP management standards and their relevant abilities were strengthened.
The theme of this publicity week is to comprehensively strengthen the protection of intellectual property and promote the construction of a new pattern of development.
The plan was unveiled in a recent notice jointly released by the Ministry of Finance and the National Intellectual Property Administration.
According to Ge Shu, five kinds of valid invention patents will be included into the statistical range of high-value invention patents.
The Legal Service Department of China Chamber of International Commerce (CICC) has released the International Intellectual Property Protection Index Report 2020 in Beijing.
2021년 3월 23일, 중국 국가지식산권국(CNIPA)...
Djibouti is one of the smallest countries in Africa. Its strength lies in its location at the southern entrance to the Red Sea and the fact that it is adjacent to some of the world's busiest...
En palabras de nuestra experta, "los principios de primacía y efecto directo en la obligación de los Estados miembros de optimizar el ordenamiento jurídico especializado...
Our associate Katherine González, specialist in Intellectual Property, has published a new article in World Trademark Review on the contradictory criteria for the examination of trademarks...
J A Kemp LLP
In decision T 579/19 handed down on 14 April 2021, the European General Court (EGC) has ruled that the EUIPO is wrong to require that, for a valid priority claim, a registered Community design...
B. W. Kahari Legal Practitioners
On May 3, 2021, The Gambia deposited its instrument of Accession to the ARIPO Banjul Protocol on Marks.