Post By: Gregory Pang

July 20, 2016


We’re back.. finally!

[Above feature starfield image by Nigel Howe under Creative Commons licence: The "Jedi" font writing are my additions to the image.] It took a while, but yes, the RedFrame Law website is finally up…

March 28, 2012


Chiming in: Sound trademarks now registrable in Canada

[Above feature image by photosteve101 ( under Creative Commons licence:] Effective today, the Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO) is finally accepting applications to register sound trademarks. Here's an excerpt of the CIPO practice notice…

November 24, 2011


Trademark and Domain Name Scams

Occasionally, a client forwards me an email that they received from a purportedly Chinese domain or trademark registration authority. Three words: Scam scam scam. Unfortunately, it seems to be becoming more and more common. These…

December 5, 2010


Face-Off Imminent between Facebook and Apple?

[Above feature image by Mark Mauno under Creative Commons licence:] Last week, I blogged about Facebook’s pending trademark registration for the word FACE with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”). An interesting question…

November 17, 2010


NYF Poutinerie trademark pending

[Above feature image by Elizabeth Cooper under Creative Commons licence:] With New York Fries' "Poutinerie" branded stores spreading across Canada, its trademark filing for its new logo is also proceeding along the way. Below…