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IP News February 2019

Welcome to IP News This Month, your monthly round-up of intellectual property developments, culled from news reports around the globe. Please send any comments toJeff—and tell your friends to subscribe here!  Top 3 Stories Endgame for EU copyright rules: Europe’s controversial Article 11 (“link tax”) and Article 13 (platform liability) have cleared key procedural hurdles, setting up a final vote for […] Read more

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IP News January 2019

Welcome to IP News This Month, your monthly round-up of intellectual property developments, culled from news reports around the globe. Please send any comments toJeff—and tell your friends to subscribe here!  Top 3 Stories U.S. Justice Department indictment accuses Huawei of stealing trade secrets from phone carrier, placing Canada in the middle of a superpower showdown Getting FUCT: In […] Read more

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Research seminar – Durability and Planned Obsolescence

*Please note NO CLE credit will be offered at this event. Le CIPP invite ses membres à un séminaire de recherche sur l’obsolescence avec notre invitée de marque, la professeure Sophie Bernard (Polytechnique Montréal), spécialiste en économie de l’environnement et des ressources naturelles. Ce séminaire s’inscrit dans le cadre d’un projet de recherche mené au Centre des politiques […] Read more

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Loi + télécoms dans 10, 20, 30 ans…

La Chaire L.R. Wilson en droit du commerce électronique se déplace au centre-ville de Montréal et fera sa troisième activité d’un cycle de conférence sur les lois + numérique dans 10, 20, 30 ans…  (inscription en bas de la page) Maison Manuvie900 Boulevard de Maisonneuve O Montréal, QC H3A 0A8 ******* PRÉSENTATION GÉNÉRALE (ANIMATION) Pr. Vincent GAUTRAIS (CRDP – UDM) […] Read more

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Startup Legals Workshop: Protecting Your IP & Incorporation

When building your startup it is very easy to make legal mistakes. It starts from day one, with not making the deal clear with your co-founder or not choosing the right type of business when incorporating. This topic will only get more complex as your company grows. If you are developing a new technology the […] Read more

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Privacy Revolution

Privacy Revolution is an afternoon conference open to the general public in which privacy leaders from legal practice, the industry, and academia will address the latest developments of the field. This year, the conference will focus on two developments that promise to revolutionize the field in Canada during the next five years: the Right to be […] Read more

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CIPP/LALLEMAND present FOOD FOR LAW WEEK

Food Revolutions and the Law of Food – Les enjeux locaux, nationaux et internationaux Monday February 18th, 15h-17h, Room 16 Old Chancellor Day Hall, McGill Faculty of Law, 3644 rue Peel, Free Entry for General Public, Bar Credit for CLE 30$ Food for Law Week will begin with two keynote speakers who will set the […] Read more

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AI and the Law Series: Robots in Public Spaces: Privacy & Design

Robots in Public Spaces: Privacy & Design Robots are an increasingly common feature in North American public spaces. From regulations permitting broader drone use in public airspace over public and private lands; to delivery robots roaming sidewalks in some major U.S. cities; to the recent announcement of Sidewalk Toronto – a partnership between Alphabet Inc. […] Read more

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Booming Industry, New Challenges: IP Issues and Video Games

The IP Law Student Association is happy to invite students for an afternoon conference on the topic of Mr. Shortt’s practice. The video game industry is in constant expansion. Within Canada in particular, the industry is booming. Not only does the market create new forms of entertainment for us to enjoy, it creates jobs and […] Read more

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Droit d’auteur c. Google : L’Europe contre-attaque

L’Europe, à la recherche d’un nouvel équilibre visant une meilleure redistribution de la valeur entre les industries culturelles et les grandes plateformes d’intermédiation, s’est lancée dans un  véritable bras de fer avec des acteurs d’une puissance économique inégalée, essentiellement américains. Au delà de l’analyse technique des dispositions phare de la proposition de directive en cours […] Read more

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Congratulations Professor David Lametti!

C’est avec une fierté indicible que nous accueillons l’annonce de la nomination du co-fondateur et ancien directeur du Centre des politiques en propriété intellectuelle (CIPP), le professeur David Lametti, à la haute fonction de ministre de la Justice et procureur général du Canada. One would be hard pressed to find a finer person to hold this position.  A world-renowned intellectual property expert, professor Lametti has always, […] Read more

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Le droit au respect de la vie privée : les défis digitaux, une perspective de droit comparé

The report titled “Le droit au respect de la vie privée : les défis digitaux, une perspective de droit comparé”, authored by Prof. Pierre-Emmanuel Moyse and researched by the CIPP own Eda Uludere (LLM McGill), François Le Moine (LLM McGill) and Georgina Hartono (L2, BCL-LLB) was recently published by the European Parliament. The Report aims to provide a comprehensive framework of the […] Read more