Canada and the EU sign CETA

On November 14, 2016, in CETA, News, Trademarks, by Paula Clancy

After stumbling near the finish line, Canada and the EU were finally able to sign the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) on October 30, 2016.  Bill C-30 (the CETA Implementation Act) was tabled the following day, on October 31, 2016. CETA brings significant changes to Canada’s trademark and patent laws.  On the trademark front, […]

Feds Release CETA Text

On October 1, 2014, in CETA, News, Trademarks, by Paula Clancy

On September 26, 2014, the Canadian Federal Government released the much-anticipated text for CETA (otherwise known as the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement between Canada and Europe).  The Government has indicated that the text has been released for information purposes only, and reflects the end of the negotiations between Canada and the EU.  However, the […]