Category Archives: News

March 20, 2022


COVID-19 UPDATE March 20, 2022

(Last updated: March 20, 2022) In-Person Meeting PoliciesYou must following the below policies for in-person meetings at our office, which is shared with Insight Law LLP:1. Symptoms: Do not come to our office if you…

May 3, 2019


We Have Moved!

We are happy to announced that we have moved to new offices at the Empire Building in downtown Edmonton and we are now a practice in association with Insight Law LLP. Our new address and…

April 15, 2019


Legal Cut Pro Podcast Launched!

[section is_fullwidth="" background_color="" background_image="" video="" auto_generated="1" _made_with_builder="true"][row][column width="1_1" _made_with_builder="true"][text_block text="<p>At long last, the <a href="">Legal Cut Pro</a> entertainment law podcast has officially launched! It's been more than a year in planning with a few delays…

July 25, 2016


Should I Trademark It?

[Feature image © Sílvia Antunes | - R Registered trademark] One of the most common questions I get from clients is: Should I trademark my name/slogan/logo? With a registered trademark, your rights go beyond…

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…