Archive for December, 2006

CIPO Trade-mark Database - New Actions and Status

Wednesday, December 13th, 2006

A recent Trade-marks Database Notice states that CIPO’s online database now has additional actions and status indicators.

The two new actions are:

Proposed Opposition
Removed Proposed Opposition

New status is:

Proposed opposition

Apple and iPhone

Thursday, December 7th, 2006

The Inquirer ran a little story yesterday about how Apple Computer is running into a bit of difficulty trying to get the Canadian trade-mark for IPHONE.

The Inquirer notes that Apple’s trade-mark application has been opposed by Comwave which has apparently used the mark for about two-and-half years already in Canada (in relation to local and […]