Blurring the Lines of Music Infringement Law

March 23, 2015
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The recent music infringement lawsuit between the Marvin Gaye estate vs Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams over the songs Got to Give It Up (by Gaye) and Blurred Lines (by Thicke/Williams) does exactly this. As a result, I thought it would be interesting to present my commentary from all three of these perspectives, separately..

Trademark Protection

February 22, 2015
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A trade-mark is a word, a symbol, a design (or a combination of these features), used to distinguish the wares or services of one person or organization from those of others in the marketplace. In other words, it is legal and business tool that allows you to have a unique identity in the marketplace.

Practice Areas

April 19, 2014
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A full list of our practice areas across Corporate, Business, Entertainment, Media, Sports, Dispute Resolution, Estate Planning and Intellectual Property..

Granville Street Closure: Public Opinion Survey

August 31, 2008

The survey will ask your opinions about street disorder and public safety in the Granville Entertainment area and surrounding locations since the Vancouver Police Department started closing Granville Street.