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Google registers 'Shopping' trademark in Canada, may include mobile component https://t.co/RI0NJZaLH3
11 hours, 16 minutes ago

Plain-Language Info on Canadian Copyright Law https://t.co/fbErsZ3sXw via @SlawTips
1 day, 9 hours ago

RT @WIPO: #Domains: A record 3,400 #cybersquatting cases filed with WIPO in 2018: https://t.co/inTe4AYADy. Demand for WIPO… https://t.co/Y1VXMHuxTt
3 days, 17 hours ago

RT @TrademarkNow: St. Paddy’s day is already this weekend! Let’s take a look at some leprechaun themed trademarks🍀:… https://t.co/gWsoDnv1tB
4 days, 15 hours ago

News 2015

November

John Simpson interviewed on Global News about McDonalds' trademark rights in "Mc" and "Mac"

Shift Law short-listed for inclusion in Canadian Lawyer magazine's Top 10 IP Boutiques

John Simpson presents on IP Strategies for Online Reputation Management

October

John Simpson quoted in Toronto Star article about the TPP's copyright provisions

Article by John Simpson in Lawyers Weekly on countering "attack sites" and online defamation

September

John Simpson quoted in Toronto Star article about potential IP issues with Harry Potter inspired bar

August

John Simpson interviewed in Yahoo Finance about trademark and copyright issues with Dollarama chocolate bars

John Simpson interviewed about allegedly copied Exhibition Place sculpture

July

John Simpson interviewed on Global News about trademarks, hashtags and the Pan Am Games

June

John Simpson interviewed on CBC News about Instagram Terms of Use 

May

Article by John Simpson in Lawyers Weekly about protecting IP in Internet memes

April

John Simpson interviewed about proposed copyright extension for sound recordings

March

John Simpson quoted in Advocate Daily article about IP and Social Media

John Simpson quoted in article about "Blurred Lines" copyright case 

February

John Simpson quoted in Law Times article on IP Due Diligence 

John Simpson presents to other legal practitioners on remedies in trademark and copyright litigation

January

John Simpson quoted in Toronto Star article on trademarks in sports â€‹

 John Simpson discusses trademarking viral catch phrases 

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