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22 Oct 2015, 11:18 am
Alan Macek, an intellectual property lawyer at Dimock Stratton LLP, points out that the federal courts also hear immigration and citizenship cases where the tariff-based system offers predictable costs for individual litigants and improves access to justice. [read post]
22 Oct 2016, 9:30 pm by Patent Docs
Gurpreet Singh Walia of Cohen & Gresser LLP, Thomas Hedemann of Axinn, Veltrop & Harkrider LLP, and Alan Macek of Dimock Stratton LLP will cover the following topics: • Double Patenting Concept in US and Canada • Recent Court Treatments -- Gilead Sciences Inc. v. [read post]
28 Sep 2011, 6:00 am by Ted Tjaden
In addition to the new LexisNexis Canada dockets service I mentioned last week, a colleague has pointed out the free Canadian Federal Courts dockets service at, a website maintained by Alan Macek of Dimock Stratton LLP, a great site that does not yet appear to have been mentioned on SLAW (there is also a blog on the site, here). [read post]
26 Sep 2011, 2:24 pm by Emma Durand-Wood
Chang’s Canada-US Immigration Blog Franchise Law Blog (Nicholas Ramessar) Heintzman ADR (Thomas Heintzman) Ottawa Litigation  (Owen Bourns) Sandy’s Cersys Blog (Sandy Milne) Thomson, Rogers Blog Work in Progress: A Labour and Employment Law Blog (Siskinds LLP) Achieving Justice (Hergott Law) (Alan Macek) Canadian Workplace Legal Post (Marino Sveinson) Health Law in British North America (Ubaka Ogbogu) Thanks to everyone who submitted their blogs – if… [read post]
15 Jan 2014, 3:47 am
 The author of this note is Melanie Hayes, who describes herself in detail at the foot of this post.This is what Melanie has to say:A Federal Court of Canada default judgment from December of last year, Fox v Hernandez (not yet in public repositories but posted here via Alan Macek of Dimock Stratton) has awarded an injunction and an extremely large sum of damages to Twentieth Century Fox against an online pirate of Family Guy and The Simpsons.The Simpsons have a cat ...The… [read post]
28 May 2021, 12:08 pm by DLA Piper
  ‎[*] Chart sourced from:, reproduced with permission of Alan Macek. [read post]
20 Nov 2012, 10:22 am
Pfizer Ireland Pharmaceuticals that the Federal Court had jurisdiction to consider Apotex’s impeachment action and motion for summary judgment and declared Pfizer’s patent on Viagra, Canadian Patent No. 2,163,466 invalid.With regards to Apotex’s motion, the court held that the Supreme Court made a binding legal determination dispositive of the impeachment action (para 30) as construction of a patent is a matter of law, according to Alan Macek's blog. [read post]
26 Apr 2019, 11:10 am by Howard Knopf
(emphasis and underline added)Even if it could be argued the FCA’s decision with respect to copyright was technically obiter dicta in light of its findings under the Competition Act, the FCA’s reasons regarding copyright a very clear and detailed (see paras. 176-196) and were meant to have an effect.It will be interesting to see whether the Competition Bureau follows up on what appears to be a result that may be inconsistent with the Commissioner’s clear victory in the Federal… [read post]
29 Aug 2018, 1:56 pm by Howard Knopf
” Thanks to Alan Macek and his invaluable IPPractice site for facilitating this compilation. [read post]
4 Mar 2013, 1:46 pm by Howard Knopf
Alan Macek has already decried that we have not reverted to pre-hyphen days – so many may focus on the very name of the legislation.3. [read post]