Tag Archives: Canadian

Final Countdown: the date is set for implementing significant changes to Canadian trademark law

The Canadian government has set down June 17, 2019 as the date when the most significant changes to Canada’s trademark law in over 50 years will finally be implemented. The upcoming amendments will introduce substantial changes to the Canadian trademark … Continue reading

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US White Supremacy Group Forfeits Bequest in Canadian Will: Racism Trumps Testamentary Freedom

In an intriguing case from New Brunswick the Court held that a bequest in Robert McCorkill’s will to an American Neo-Nazi group would be declared void as against public policy because of the racist views of the organization, a decision … Continue reading

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Activist Insight Monthly features interview with Co-Chairs of Canadian Special Situations team

This month’s edition of Activist Insight Monthly, which focuses on Canada, features an in-depth interview with Walied Soliman and Orestes Pasparakis, Co-Chairs of Norton Rose Fulbright’s Canadian Special Situations team. The interview focuses on recent trends our team is seeing in the … Continue reading

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Canadian Judiciary Steps Ahead In Family Law Reforms

From The Lawyer's Daily: Manitoba’s judiciary is enacting its own “less adversarial” family court reforms to give options to couples who opt out of the mandatory mediation that is expected to be introduced as legislation, says a judge leading the… … Continue reading

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NAFTA and how free trade negotiations are impacting Canadian M&A activity

The President of the United States recently made headlines when he announced that the United States and Mexico had reached a new bilateral trade deal to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and that the countries were prepared … Continue reading

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