2022 Fall - CML4118A - Advanced Trademarks (Class Number: 5573)

Professor(s): Mitchell Bruce Charness
Language: English
Units: 3
Level: Upper year

Class Schedule

2022 Fall
(September 07 - December 07)
LECThu 16:00 - 18:50FTX315


The selection, prosecution and registration of trademarks and the protection of trademarks rights in Canada. The course will take an in-depth look at trademark issues in Canada, including distinctiveness, confusion and trademark enforcement. We will also look at recent changes to the Trademarks Act.

Teaching Method:


Additional information on the teaching method delivered in this class:

Students should be prepared to attend and participate in synchronous online lectures and discussion. The Zoom platform (or other platform designated by the University) will be used. Students will be invited to turn on their video and must be able to activate audio for Q&A.

Additional Requirements or Recommendations:

It is recommended that students take Intellectual Property Law (the introduction course) before taking this course.

Method of Evaluation


Other Type of Evaluation:

This course is an open-book exam-based course with details as to the nature of the final exam forthcoming in the syllabus.


Final Exams:

Exam type: On-campus open book

Exam duration: 3 hours