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Not Going Postal

Posted by Karen Monteith on June 3rd, 2011

The Canadian Union of Postal Workers has announced a rotating postal strike in Canada.   If the Union and Canada Post do not reach an agreement, it is likely that the strike will escalate.  A full strike will mean that mail will not be delivered in Canada, including outgoing correspondence from the Canadian Intellectual Property Office [...]

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CIPO Seeks Consultation On More Proposed Changes

Posted by Neil Melliship on April 23rd, 2010

The Canadian Intellectual Property Office recently posted a consultation, requesting comments on three proposed changes to its Office practice.  The proposed changes are all relatively minor, but worth noting. The first proposed change is that the Registrar will no longer require applicants to confirm that they are a “person” as defined in Section 2 of the [...]

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World Trademark Review publishers launch TM blog

Posted by Jeffrey Vicq on April 19th, 2010

Our friends over at the World Trademark Review have recently launched what they’re calling the first blog by specialized IP journalists.  The group – which already offers the widely respected World Trademark Review magazine, several periodic update services, and a variety of directories, special reports and the like – anticipates that the launch of the [...]

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