Intellectual Property Issues in the Online World
Protecting intellectual property rights is a cornerstone in the foundation of many of today's businesses. Please join Stikeman Elliott's intellectual property lawyers for an informative discussion which will canvass three hot topics in intellectual property law with particular resonance in the on-line world, namely:
- Business methods patents - what are they, and are they available in Canada?
- "Fair Use" under Canadian copyright law - what is it, and how do you draw the line?
- Social Media and Intellectual Property Issues - an overview of some of the unique IP issues raised by social media assets and user generated content
This seminar counts for 1.0 Substantive CLE credit.
Justine Whitehead, Partner and Head of the Intellectual Property Group, Stikeman Elliott Ottawa
Nicholas McHaffie, Partner, Stikeman Elliott Ottawa
Alexandra Stockwell, Associate, Stikeman Elliott Ottawa
Ryan Sheahan, Associate, Stikeman Elliott Ottawa
Original Program Date: September 19, 2013, Toronto