Beware: There’s a New Target Coming to Town

By Ashlee Froese of Keyser Mason Ball LLP Bargain hunters must be thrilled with news that the US' coveted Target stores are set to launch in Canada. Other brand owners are not as thrilled, specifically Canada's clothing conglomerate that houses Fairweather Ltd. and International Clothiers...

Canadian Media Houses Battle Over Fashionable Trade-marks

By Ashlee Froese of Gilbert's LLP A decision was recently released relating to Toronto Life Publishing Company Limited and its successor company 1772887 Ontario Limited taking on Bell Canada in respect of its fashion-related blog in an opposition proceeding. ( OK - typing out 1772887 Ontario Limited...

Copy That! An Update on Copyright Reform in Canada

By Ashlee Froese of Gilbert's LLP Canadian copyright lawyers have been banging their head against the wall for a couple of years now and CanadaFashionLaw hopes that this little bit of news will alleviate their headache! You see, for years now, Canada has been trying to give its Copyright Act...