Archive for October, 2006

Congratulations Mr. Sisson

Friday, October 27th, 2006

A big “congratulations” to the Honourable Kirk L. Sisson, Q.C. of our law firm, Sisson Warren Sinclair, on his Appointment.

See today’s Announcement.

The Wyrd Sisters - Opposed

Friday, October 27th, 2006

Earlier I wrote how I wouldn’t be surprised at all if Warner Brothers filed an Opposition to the Wyrd Sister’s trade-mark application.

Remember last year about this time, the Winnipeg folk music group The Wyrd Sisters filed a trade-mark lawsuit against Warner Brothers and tried to block the latest Harry Potter movie, the Goblet of Fire, […]


Friday, October 6th, 2006

Pretty cool idea, in an effervescent kind of way: patentfizz that is.

Trade-marking BLING?

Wednesday, October 4th, 2006

Hmmm, today’s Trade-mark Journal has the following trade-mark application advertised:

BLING - 1,234,016, in relation to jewellery, rings, earrings, chains, bracelets, precious stones, gold, silver, platinum, clocks, watches, figurines, crystal ornaments …

I’m surprised that this application got by the Examiner, seeing as how BLING is slang (now mainstream?) for expensive and ostentatious jewelry and […]

Lawyers Weekly

Wednesday, October 4th, 2006

This week’s Lawyers Weekly has an article about lawyers and blogging.

Thanks Luigi, nicely done.