Intellectual property

Smart & Biggar announces that Daphne Lainson is new chairperson

Smart & Biggar announces that Daphne Lainson is new chairperson

Lainson’s practice focuses on patent protection in chemistry, pharmacy and biotechnology

Influencer marketing must be accurate and based on actual experience, says Competition Bureau

Influencer marketing must be accurate and based on actual experience, says Competition Bureau

The bureau called on marketers and brands to review their practices to ensure compliance

David Barron, dubbed a “patent star” by Gowling WLG, passes away

David Barron, dubbed a “patent star” by Gowling WLG, passes away

David Barron had over two decades of experience as an IP lawyer

SCC dismisses appeal of Ontario land surveyors over breach of copyright

SCC dismisses appeal of Ontario land surveyors over breach of copyright

Court also finds that Crown copyright provision — enacted in 1921 and never updated — should be referred back to Parliament

Top Intellectual Property and Labour and Employment Boutiques

Top Intellectual Property and Labour and Employment Boutiques

Voting is now open for the Top IP and Top Labour and Employment boutiques surveys

Copyright law: set for an overhaul?

Copyright law: set for an overhaul?

A look at the key recommendations of two recent House of Commons reports concerning Canadian copyright law