Upcoming Updates to Canada’s Trademarks Act

In June 2014, major amendments were passed to Canada’s Trademarks Act (the “Act”). After having been postponed several times, the implementation date of these changes is now set for June 17, 2019. One of the most significant updates to the Act is the elimination of the prior “use” requirement for registration of a trademark. With [...]

By |2018-11-28T09:18:58-07:00November 21st, 2018|Intellectual Property|

Protecting a Business Name

Protecting a Business Name This blog post is not legal advice and is for general informational purposes only. Always speak with a lawyer before acting on any of the information contained herein. Picking a business name is often one of the first steps an entrepreneur takes when planning to form a new business. Among many [...]

By |2019-07-11T17:20:13-07:00January 6th, 2016|Blog, Corporate Law|