LudlowLaw -- Intellectual Property Law and Advocacy

Publications:

  • Update on Canadian Border Measures - Operational Details, International Trademark Association BULLETIN, Vol. 58, No. 14, 1 August 2003 by Gregory C. Ludlow.

  • IP Audits: An Essential Business Practise, Legal News, www.zsa.ca, 22 May 2003, by Gregory C. Ludlow.

  • Canadian Border Measures, International Obligations and Administrative Initiative, International Trademark Association BULLETIN, Vol. 58, No. 8, 15 April 2003 by Gregory C. Ludlow.

  • Survey of Intellectual Property Law: Part V: Copyright and Industrial Designs, (1987-1999) 31 Ottawa Law Review 93 by Gregory C. Ludlow and Mark A. LeBlanc. (HTML file 270K) (PDF file 274K)

  • The mandatory arbitration of domain name disputes and significant changes to the Canadian domain name registration system, Corporate Counsel, 2000, by David G. Allsebrook.

  • Copyright and the Challenge of the Digital World, Canadian International Lawyer, Vol. 3, No. 4, 1999 by Gregory C. Ludlow.

  • Survey of Intellectual Property Law: Part IV: Patents, (1986-1998) 30Ottawa Law Review 117, by Gregory C. Ludlow and Anne M. Godbout. (HTML file 206K) (PDF file 216K)

  • Long-standing copyright laws thrust aside in Allen ruling, Lawyers Weekly, February 27, 1998, by David G. Allsebrook.

  • Canada Narrows Authors Rights, Intellectual Property Worldwide, July/August 1998, by Gregory C. Ludlow and Anne M. Godbout.

  • Survey of Intellectual Property Law: Part III: Trade-Marks (Enforcement), (1988-1996) 28 Ottawa Law Review 203, by Gregory C. Ludlow. (HTML file 161K) (PDF file 172K)

  • Survey of Intellectual Property Law: Part II: Trademarks-Suitability of Applications and Validity of Registrations, (1987-1995) 27 Ottawa Law Review 339, by Gregory C. Ludlow. (HTML file 146K) (PDF file 141K)

  • Co-author with Alice Tsang of Trademark Maintenance, The Corporate Counsellor, Leader Publications, New York, 1996, by David G. Allsebrook.

  • Survey of Intellectual Property Law: Part I: Summary of Government Activity”, (1987-1993) 25 Ottawa Law Review 89, 1993, by Gregory C. Ludlow.

  • Originality is 'No Sweat': Originality in the Canadian Law of Copyright presented at the 1992 Annual General Meeting of the Patent and Trademark Institute of Canada (now IPIC), (1993), 9 C.I.P. Rev. 270, by David G. Allsebrook: cited in Hager v. ECW Press Ltd. et al., 85 C.P.R. (3d) 289, Federal Court, Trial Division.


Presentations:

  • Global Treaties And Their Impact On Canada, International Patent Practice session at INFONEX program Intellectual Property Summit 2003, Toronto, January 2003, by Gregory C. Ludlow.

  • Keeping Track of Your IP Assets to Ensure Maximum Value and Protection, The Canadian Institute, conference entitled "Patents, Confidential Information, Industrial Design, Software-Related Copyright", Toronto, February 2002, by David G. Allsebrook.

  • Co-chair & speaker - The Basics of Intellectual Property Issues for Information Technology, IT. Can, The Second Annual IT Law Spring Training Program, Toronto, April 2001, by David G. Allsebrook.

  • Counterfeits, Grey Markets and Passing off: Critical Protective and Remedial Steps to Protect Your Client's Interests, The Canadian Institute, conference entitled "The Advanced Forum On Intellectual Property Law & Practise", Toronto, May 2001, by David G. Allsebrook.

  • Selling to Surfers: Complying with Advertising Legislation Online, Infonex, Toronto, March 2000, by David G. Allsebrook.

  • Security Interests In Intellectual Property, Insight, Montreal, May, 2000, by David G. Allsebrook.

  • Intellectual Property Considerations for Entrepreneurs, Innovation Foundation, Sudbury, May 2000, by David G. Allsebrook.

  • New Canadian Approaches to Domain Name Administration, Intellectual Property Law Association of Chicago International Trademark Seminar, entitled "Master Your Domain (Name), Domain Name Registration Procedures and Dispute Resolution: A Worldwide Update", Chicago, March 1999, by David G. Allsebrook.

  • Computer and Software Litigation: Special Problems and Issues, Insight conference, February 1998, by David G. Allsebrook.

  • Effectively Protecting Your Intellectual Property, Toronto Workshop for Inventors and Entrepreneurs, Toronto, May 1998, by David G. Allsebrook.

  • Merchandising and Personality Licensing, Infonex, conference entitled "Intellectual Property Issues For Business Agreements, A Practical Course", Toronto, April 1997, by David G. Allsebrook.

  • Strategies for Protecting Inventions and Trademarks in Emerging Markets, Proceedings of the International Law Section at 1997 Annual Institute of Continuing Legal Education of the Canadian Bar Association-Ontario, Toronto, by Gregory C. Ludlow with contributions by Casey August, Sukumar Karuppiah and Yvonne Chua.

  • Panelist - International Trade-marks, AIPPI Canada, 1997 General Meeting, by David G. Allsebrook.

  • The Impact of the TRIPS Chapters of NAFTA and WTO (GATT) on Trademark and Copyright Law: A Canadian Perspective, Proceedings of the Practising Law Institute program Global Trademark and Copyright: Management and Protection, San Francisco, October, 1996, by Gregory C. Ludlow.

  • Computers and Software, The Canadian Institute conference entitled "Important New Amendments To Copyright", Toronto, June 1996, by David G. Allsebrook.

  • Character and Merchandising Licensing, The Canadian Institute conference entitled "Licensing Agreements in the Entertainment Industry", Toronto, June 1996, by David G. Allsebrook.

  • Valuation Issues: Intellectual Property as a Security Device, The Meredith Lectures, McGill University, Faculty of Law, Montreal, May 1996, by David G. Allsebrook.

  • Trademark, Patent, Trade Secret and Technology Licensing, American Conference Institute conference entitled "Licensing And Other I.P. Transactions", Boston, February 1996, by David G. Allsebrook.

  • NAFTA AND WTO (GATT) The TRIPS Chapters: Licensing in a Free Trading World, Proceedings of The Canadian Institute program, Toronto, January, 1996, by Gregory C. Ludlow.

  • Advertising Copyright, Association of Canadian Advertisers Incorporated, November 1995, Toronto, by David G. Allsebrook.

  • Testimony by Gregory C. Ludlow before House of Commons Committee in respect of legislation implementing the World Trade Organization Agreement (WTO) and consequential amendments to the intellectual property statutes of Canada, 16 November, 1994.

  • Working with Multimedia Technology: Applying the Applications, Infonex, Toronto, November 1994, by David G. Allsebrook.

  • International Patenting and Technology Licensing Issues, Proceedings of the Law Society of Upper Canada program Advising Your Corporate Clientele in a Global Marketplace, Toronto, October, 1993, by Gregory C. Ludlow.

  • Remedies and Strategies for Continued Enforcement, Proceedings of the Law Society of Upper Canada program On Your Mark, Get Set & Logo, Toronto, September, 1993, by Gregory C. Ludlow.

  • Testimony by Gregory C. Ludlow before House of Commons Committee of the Parliament of Canada in respect of legislation implementing the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and consequential amendments to the intellectual property statutes of Canada, 5 May, 1993.

  • Intellectual Property Concerns of Canada for a North American Free Trade Agreement, Presented to a Joint Meeting of the District of Columbia Bar-Patent Trademark Copyright (PTC) and International Law Sections, The ITC Trial Lawyers Section and the PTC Section of the Bar Association of the District of Columbia, Washington, DC, September, 1992, by Gregory C. Ludlow.

  • Canadian Perspective on the NAFTA and GATT Intellectual Property Provisions, Proceedings of FICPI US/Canada Joint Meeting, Williamsburg, Virginia, June 1992, by Gregory C. Ludlow.

  • Restraining Parallel Imports in North America, Europe and Japan, Proceedings of the International Law Section of the Canadian Bar Association- Ontario program Going Global with Innovative Products: Securing the Intellectual Property Advantage, Toronto, November, 1991, by Gregory C. Ludlow.


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