Many organizations may be experiencing a slow-down or pause in the day-to-day projects and initiatives that typically fill working hours due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
As a result, these organizations… Read More
The COVID-19 Emergency Response Act, effective March 25, 2020, contains several additions to the Patent Act (Canada)
These additions provide that on the application of the Minister of Health, the Commissioner… Read More
Authors: Lorraine Pinsent, Kursty Bansley
On June 17, 2019, Canada will make significant amendments to the Trademarks Act.
The amendments are being made to bring Canada in line with other countries that… Read More
Authors: Grant Stefanson and Anna Solmundson
The proposed United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) has been negotiated as a replacement of NAFTA, the North American Free Trade Agreement, and was announced on September 30,… Read More
The Canada Subcommittee of the Legislation and Regulations Committee (Subcommittee) has studied Canadian plain packaging regimes pertaining to both the Tobacco and Vaping Products Act and the Cannabis Act. Both… Read More
The Supreme Court of Canada’s (SCC) decision in Google v. Equustek presents a major victory for intellectual property rights holders. In the right circumstances, injunctive relief may be obtained from… Read More