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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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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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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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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


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


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

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CIPP/Lallemand Seminar: Towards Intelligent Regulation of Artificial Intelligence

Artificial intelligence (AI) is becoming a part of our daily lives at a fast pace, offering myriad benefits for society. At the same time, there is concern about the unpredictability and uncontrollability of AI. In response, legislators and scholars call for more transparency and explainability of AI. This article considers what it would mean to […] Read more


The CIPP and Prof. Katz granted leave to intervene by the Supreme Court of Canada in Keatley Surveying v. Teranet Inc.

The CIPP is very pleased to report that, on November 15, 2018, we were granted, along with Professor Ariel Katz, leave to intervene by the Supreme Court of Canada in Keatley Surveying v. Teranet Inc.  In this case, the respondent (Teranet Inc.) “manages the Province of Ontario’s electronic land registry system (the “ELRS”). Documents that were prepared […] Read more