May 27, 2020 - Preventing corruption is a day-to-day challenge that requires society as a whole to become aware of the necessity to foster a real cultural shift. Although legislation and internal policies remain essential, they are not sufficient to prevent corruption. They must be supplemented by a...
Canada to Consider Hopping on Board with a Product-Hopping Case
Davies partners George Addy and Erika Douglas provide insight on the Competition Bureau’s renewed interest in product-hopping, a practice by which branded pharmaceutical manufacturers extend patent protection by introducing a new (similar) product to replace one whose patent is about to expire.
May 25, 2020 - The federal government has published a draft legislative proposal that would allow for the extension of certain legislative time limits and other periods due to COVID-19. The draft proposal (referenced as the Time Limits and Other Periods Act [COVID-19]) released on May 20, 2020,...