Lunch & Learn with David McHugh – Business Legal Foundation for your Startup or Growth Business

Business lawyer David McHugh of the local Vancouver law firm Segev LLP will be hosting a lunch and learn on how to establish a strong legal foundation for your start-up or growth business. David will discuss, the benefits of incorporation, share structures that are attractive to investors, the importance of using shareholders’ agreements and written employment agreements, how to incentivize [...]

By |2020-01-30T11:42:14-08:00February 5th, 2020|

Changes 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 was 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 the [...]

By |2019-10-30T17:24:15-07:00November 21st, 2018|Intellectual Property|