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Canadian Intellectual Property Office posts proposed amendments to Trade-marks Regulations

Canadian Trademark Blog

The Canadian Intellectual Property Office has today posted proposed amendments to the Trade-marks Regulations at http://bit.ly/1xCOIEj  The consultation period for these proposed amendments is from October 1 to November 30, 2014.   As quoted in CIPO’s press release: “The proposed regulatory amendments to the Trade-marks Regulations are required to enable Canada to accede to the Singapore... more »

SaskTel issues its first "Transparency Report" on government data demands

Canadian Privacy Law Blog

Hot on the heels of Telus' transparency report, SaskTel has also released its very first transparency report [PDF] on government data demands. It's worth giving the report a look, and noting that SaskTel is the only telco in Canada that is also subject to a public sector privacy law that has very b... more »

Nightclub and Bouncers Ordered To Pay $3,084,200 Following Assault on Patron

BC Injury Law And ICBC Claims Blog

Reasons for judgement were released today by the BC Supreme Court, Vancouver Registry, highlighting a $3 million jury verdict following a nightclub assault. In today’s case (Maras v. Seemore Entertainment Ltd.) the Plaintiff was assaulted outside of a nightclub in Vancouver, BC and sustained a... more »

Alberta QB deals with scope of application of Alberta health privacy statute

All About Information

On September 12, the Alberta Court of Queen’s bench issued a decision in which it held that the Alberta Health Information Act may apply to information about individuals other than those who receive a health service that is collected when a health service is provided to an individual. The c... more »