Summary Judgment for Counterfeit Software

The Federal Court has granted summary judgment in Adobe Systems Incorporated v. Dale Thompson DBA Appletree Solutions, finding the defendant liable for pirating software from Adobe, Microsoft and Rosetta Stone. The defendant was alleged to have, without authorization, reproduced the … Continue reading

Significant developments from the CRTC

CRTC Rejects BCE Takeover of Astral Media – In a move that surprised many, the CRTC has denied BCE Inc.’s application to change the effective control of Astral Media Inc.’s broadcasting undertakings. The CRTC cited concerns relating to competition and … Continue reading

Do Not Call List Annual Report

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) has issued its Annual Report on the operation of the National Do Not Call List for 2011/12. They report having received 133,715 complaints during the reporting period, for a total of 532,524 complaints … Continue reading