Canadian vs US Trade-mark Procedures: Similarities and Differences

Davis LLP Franchise & Distribution Bulletin


Canada and the United States have similar systems for registering and protecting trade-marks, and franchisors need to be aware of the procedures used in both countries when establishing businesses on both sides of the border. This bulletin highlights some important differences that can trip up the unwary.

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