Recent Intellectual Property Trials

The following list is of recent intellectual property trials in the Federal Court. For upcoming trials, see the trial hearing list.

This list is automatically generated and has not been verified.

Automatically generated on November 25, 2018.

    2018

    • WESTERN OILFIELD EQUIPMENT RENTALS LTD v. M-I LLC

      T-1056-15 – Patent Impeachment

      2018-10-22 for 20 d (Calgary)

      Waiting for trial decision from trial judge, Justice O’Reilly.

    • PYRRHA DESIGN INC. v. PLUM AND POSEY INC. ET AL

      T-2022-13 – Copyright Infringement [Actions]

      2018-10-01 for 7 d (Calgary)

      Waiting for trial decision from trial judge, Justice Phelan.

    • CAMSO INC. v. SOUCY INTERNATIONAL INC. ET AL

      T-2338-14 – Patent Infringement

      2018-09-10 for 27 d (Montréal)

      Waiting for trial decision from trial judge, .

      Interlocutory decisions: 2016 FC 1116 (Roy)

    • LUC BESSETTE v. ATTORNEY GENERAL OF QUEBEC ET AL

      T-975-16 – Patent Infringement

      2018-05-28 for 10 d (Montréal)

      Waiting for trial decision from trial judge, .

    • APOTEX INC. v. SHIRE LLC ET AL

      T-1056-16 – Patent Impeachment – Lisdexamfetamine

      2018-04-16 for 20 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2018 FC 637 (Fothergill), 2018 FC 1106 (Fothergill)

      Interlocutory decisions: 2016 FC 1267 (Tabib), 2016 FC 1099 (Tabib), 2017 FC 831 (Tabib), 2017 FC 139 (Strickland)

    • SHIRE PHARMA CANADA ULC v. APOTEX INC. ET AL.

      T-998-16 – S. 18.1 Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations – Lisdexamfetamine

      2018-04-16 for 20 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2018 FC 637 (Fothergill), 2018 FC 1106 (Fothergill)

      Interlocutory decisions: 2016 FC 1099 (Tabib), 2017 FC 139 (Strickland)

    • TEVA CANADA LIMITED v. JANSSEN INC. ET AL.

      T-944-15 – PMNOC – Section 8 – Bortezomib

      2018-01-29 for 30 d (Ottawa)

      Post-trial decisions: 2018 FC 754

      Interlocutory decisions: 2016 FC 318 (Diner), 2017 FC 437 (Tabib), 2017 FC 434 (Locke)

    2017

    • THE REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA ET AL v. I-MED PHARMA INC.

      T-300-16 – Patent Infringement

      2017-12-04 for 10 d (Montréal)

      Post-trial decisions: 2018 FC 164 (Manson)

      Interlocutory decisions: 2016 FC 350 (Russell), 2016 FC 975 (Lafrenière)

    • GEORGETOWN RAIL EQUIPMENT COMPANY v. RAIL RADAR INC.ET AL

      T-896-15 – Patent Infringement

      2017-12-04 for 1 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2018 FC 70 (Fothergill)

    • HUMAN CARE CANADA INC. v. EVOLUTION TECHNOLOGIES INC.

      T-1556-12 – Patent Infringement

      2017-09-05 for 15 d (Toronto)

      Waiting for trial decision from trial judge, Justice Elliott.

    • MIPS AB v. BAUER HOCKEY LTD. ET AL

      T-56-15 – Patent Impeachment

      2017-09-05 for 32 d (Montréal) and 2017-09-05 for 32 d (Montréal) and 2017-09-05 for 32 d (Montréal) and 2017-09-05 for 32 d (Montréal)

      Post-trial decisions: 2018 FC 485 (Gagné)

    • THE STORK MARKET INC., ET AL v. 1736735 ONTARIO INC., ET AL

      T-1447-11 – Trade Mark Infringement

      2017-06-12 for 2 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2017 FC 779 (Southcott)

    • SAFE GAMING SYSTEM INC. v. ATLANTIC LOTTERY CORPORATION ET AL

      T-1043-12 – Patent Infringement

      2017-05-23 for 14 d (Toronto) and 2017-06-22 for 1 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2018 FC 542, 2018 FC 871

      Interlocutory decisions: 2013 FC 217 (Aronovitch)

    • APOTEX INC. v. ASTRAZENECA CANADA INC.

      T-389-11 – PMNOC – Section 8 – Esomeprazole

      2017-05-08 for 30 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2017 FC 545 (Locke), 2018 FC 181 (Locke)

      Interlocutory decisions: 2016 FC 552 (Tabib)

    • DARIN GRENKE ET AL v. DNOW CANADA ULC ET AL

      T-1236-01 – Patent Infringement

      2017-05-01 for 15 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2018 FC 564, 2018 FC 565

      Interlocutory decisions: 2007 FC 396 (Lafrenière), 2008 FC 1271 (Mandamin), 2009 FC 449 (Phelan), 2009 FC 569 (Phelan), 2010 FC 602 (Phelan), 2010 FC 667 (Phelan), 2012 FC 76 (Phelan)

    • RAPID COMPLETIONS LLC ET AL. v. BAKER HUGHES CANADA COMPANY

      T-1569-15 – Patent Infringement

      2017-02-06 for 18 d (Calgary) and 2017-03-07 for 3 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2017 FC 1111 (O’Reilly)

    • PACKERS PLUS ENERGY SERVICES INC ET AL v WEATHERFORD INTERNATIONAL PLC ET AL

      T-1728-15 – Patent Infringement

      2017-02-06 for 18 d (Calgary) and 2017-03-07 for 3 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2017 FC 1111 (O’Reilly)

    • PACKERS PLUS ENERGY SERVICES INC. v. ESSENTIAL ENERGY SERVICES LTD. ET AL

      T-1741-13 – Patent Infringement

      2017-02-06 for 18 d (Calgary) and 2017-03-07 for 3 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2017 FC 1111 (O’Reilly)

    • PACKERS PLUS ENERGY SERVICES INC. ET AL v. RESOURCE WELL COMPLETION TECH.

      T-2088-15 – Patent Infringement

      2017-02-06 for 18 d (Calgary) and 2017-03-07 for 3 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2017 FC 1111 (O’Reilly)

    • DIAGEO CANADA INC v. HEAVEN HILL DISTILLERIES INC ET AL

      T-740-14 – Trade Mark Infringement

      2017-02-06 for 8 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2017 FC 571 (Boswell), 2017 FC 624 (Boswell), 2017 FC 738 (Boswell)

    2016

    • CASELLA WINES PTY LIMITED v. CONSTELLATION BRANDS CANADA, INC.

      T-1594-13 – Trade Mark Infringement

      2016-12-05 for 7 d (Montréal)

      Waiting for trial decision from trial judge, Justice Gagné.

      Interlocutory decisions: 2015 FC 403 (Harrington)

    • UNITED AIRLINES, INC. v. JEREMY COOPERSTOCK

      T-2084-12 – Trade Mark Infringement

      2016-12-05 for 4 d (Montréal)

      Post-trial decisions: 2017 FC 616 (Phelan)

      Interlocutory decisions: 2017 FC 671, 2014 FC 157 (Roy)

    • FRAC SHACK INC and FRAC SHACK INTERNATIONAL INC v. AFD PETROLEUM LTD

      T-2149-14 – Patent Infringement

      2016-11-28 for 12 d (Edmonton)

      Post-trial decisions: 2017 FC 104 (Manson), 2017 FC 274 (Manson), 2018 FC 1047

    • LAINCO INC. c. COMMISSION SCOLAIRE DES BOIS-FRANCS ET AL

      T-941-13 – Copyright Infringement [Actions]

      2016-10-17 for 10 d (Montréal)

      Post-trial decisions: 2017 CF 825, 2018 CF 186

    • 139504 ONTARIO LTD., OPERATING AS BLACKLOCK’S REPORTER v. AGC

      T-1391-14 – Copyright Infringement [Actions]

      2016-09-19 for 5 d (Ottawa)

      Post-trial decisions: 2016 FC 1255 (Barnes), 2016 FC 1400 (Barnes)

    • EXCALIBRE OIL TOOLS LTD ET AL v. ADVANTAGE PRODUCTS INC ET AL

      T-1741-08 – Patent Impeachment

      2016-09-12 for 15 d (Calgary) and 2016-10-03 for 2 d (Calgary)

      Post-trial decisions: 2016 FC 1279 (Manson), 2016 FC 1130 (Manson)

    • ADVANTAGE PRODUCTS INC. ET AL v. EXCALIBRE OIL TOOLS LTD ET AL

      T-1946-09 – Patent Infringement

      2016-09-12 for 15 d (Calgary) and 2016-10-03 for 2 d (Calgary)

      Post-trial decisions: 2016 FC 1279 (Manson), 2016 FC 1130 (Manson)

    • COROCORD RAUMNETZ GMBH ET AL v. DYNAMO INDUSTRIES INC.

      T-339-14 – Copyright Infringement [Actions]

      2016-09-12 for 5 d (Ottawa)

      Post-trial decisions: 2016 FC 1369 (St-Louis)

    • HOSPIRA HEALTHCARE CORPORATION v. THE KENNEDY INSTITUTE OF RHEUMATOLOGY

      T-396-13 – Patent Impeachment – Infliximab

      2016-09-12 for 15 d (Toronto) and 2016-10-17 for 2 d (Toronto) and 2017-01-17 for 2 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2018 FC 259 (Phelan), 2018 FC 992, 2018 FC 1067 (Phelan)

      Interlocutory decisions: 2015 FC 1292 (Kane), 2016 FC 436 (Boswell)

    • MEDIATUBE CORP. AND NORTHVU INC. v. BELL CANADA

      T-705-13 – Patent Infringement

      2016-09-12 for 32 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2017 FC 6 (Locke), 2017 FC 495 (Locke), 2018 FC 355

      Interlocutory decisions: 2014 FC 237 (Kane), 2015 FC 391 (Aalto), 2016 FC 1066 (Locke)

    • THE CANADIAN COPYRIGHT LICENSING AGENCY v. YORK UNIVERSITY

      T-578-13 – Copyright Infringement [Actions]

      2016-05-16 for 15 d (Toronto) and 2016-06-22 for 3 h (Ottawa) and 2016-06-23 for 3 h (Ottawa) and 2016-06-24 for 1 d (Ottawa)

      Post-trial decisions: 2017 FC 669 (Phelan)

    • POLLARD BANKNOTE LIMITED v. BABN TECHNOLOGIES CORP.

      T-407-14 – Patent Impeachment

      2016-05-02 for 15 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2016 FC 883 (Locke), 2016 FC 1193 (Locke)

    • JANSSEN-ORTHO LLC, ET AL v. TEVA CANADA LIMITED ET AL

      T-2056-11 – Patent Infringement

      2016-04-04 for 15 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2016 FC 593 (Hughes)

    • JANSSEN INC. AND DAIICHI ET AL. v. TEVA CANADA LIMITED

      T-2175-04 – Patent Infringement – Levofloxacin

      2016-04-04 for 15 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2016 FC 593 (Hughes)

      Interlocutory decisions: 2006 FC 1333 (Hughes), 2006 FC 1234 (Hughes), 2011 FC 1480 (Hughes), 2012 FC 48 (Preston)

    • TEVA CANADA LIMITED v. PFIZER CANADA INC. ET AL

      T-1496-13 – PMNOC – Section 8 – Pregabalin

      2016-03-21 for 20 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2017 FC 332

    • BAYER INC. ET AL v. APOTEX INC.

      T-1368-14 – Patent Infringement – Drospirenone

      2016-01-11 for 30 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2016 FC 1013 (Fothergill), 2016 FC 1192 (Fothergill), 2017 FC 775

    • BAYER INC. ET AL v. COBALT PHARMACEUTICALS COMPANY

      T-1379-13 – Patent Infringement – Drospirenone

      2016-01-11 for 30 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2016 FC 1013 (Fothergill), 2016 FC 1192 (Fothergill), 2017 FC 775

    • BAYER INC. ET AL v. APOTEX INC.

      T-1468-13 – Patent Infringement – Drospirenone

      2016-01-11 for 30 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2016 FC 1013 (Fothergill), 2016 FC 1192 (Fothergill), 2017 FC 775

    • UPONOR AB v. HEATLINK GROUP INC. ET AL

      T-496-11 – Patent Infringement

      2016-01-11 for 10 d (Calgary)

      Post-trial decisions: 2016 FC 320 (Manson)

    2015

    • VENNGO INC. v. CONCIERGE CONNECTION INC. ET AL

      T-467-11 – Trade Mark Infringement

      2015-11-09 for 7 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2015 FC 1338 (Manson)

    • RESPONSIVE BRANDS INC. v. 2248003 ONTARIO INC. ET AL

      T-64-11 – Trade Mark Infringement

      2015-11-03 for 3 h (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2016 FC 355 (Boswell)

    • AFX LICENSING CORP. v. HJC AMERICA, INC. ET AL

      T-1110-12 – Industrial Design Infringement

      2015-11-02 for 3 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2016 FC 435 (Diner)

    • AFX LICENSING CORPORATION v. ROYAL DISTRIBUTING INC.

      T-491-14 – Trade Mark Infringement

      2015-11-02 for 3 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2016 FC 435 (Diner)

    • ARCTIC CAT INC. v. BOMBARDIER RECREATIONAL PRODUCTS INC.

      T-1353-13 – Patent Infringement

      2015-09-14 for 20 d (Toronto) and 2016-01-25 for 4 d (Ottawa) and 2016-02-01 for 2 d (Ottawa)

      Post-trial decisions: 2016 FC 1047 (Roy)

      Interlocutory decisions: 2015 FC 938 (Tabib)

    • SCOTT TECHNOLOGIES, INC. v. 783825 ALBERTA Ltd. et al

      T-2041-12 – Trade Mark Infringement

      2015-09-14 for 5 d (Calgary)

      Post-trial decisions: 2015 FC 1336 (Zinn)

    • MATHIEU CROCHETIÈRE-BROUSSEAU c. 9107-0235 QUÉBEC INC.(GRATTEX) ET AL

      T-538-12 – Copyright Infringement [Actions]

      2015-04-28 for 2 d (Trois-Rivières)

      Post-trial decisions: 2015 CF 1219 (LeBlanc)

    • CARNOT RÉFRIGÉRATION c. TOROMONT INDUSTRIES LTD.

      T-129-13 – Patent Infringement

      2015-04-13 for 8 d (Montréal)

      Discontinuance filed post trial.

    • TOROMONT INDUSTRIES LTD v. CARNOT RÉFRIGÉRATION INC ET AL

      T-393-13 – Patent Infringement

      2015-04-13 for 8 d (Montréal)

      Discontinuance filed post trial.

    • BOMBARDIER RECREATIONAL PRODUCTS INC. v. ARCTIC CAT, INC.

      T-2025-11 – Patent Infringement

      2015-02-02 for 44 d (Montréal)

      Post-trial decisions: 2017 FC 207 (Roy)

    • GILEAD SCIENCES, INC. ET AL v. IDENIX PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. ET AL

      T-1156-12 – Patent Infringement

      2015-01-12 for 15 d (Toronto) and 2015-02-02 for 5 d (Toronto) and 2015-02-09 for 3 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2015 FC 1156 (Annis)

      Interlocutory decisions: 2014 FC 391 (Mactavish)

    2014

    2013

    2012

    • ELECTRICAL COMPONENTS CANADA, INC. v. PHILLIPS & TEMRO INDUSTRIES LTD.

      T-1690-10 – Patent Infringement

      2012-11-13 for 7 d (Toronto)

      Discontinuance filed post trial.

    • APOTEX INC. v. MERCK & CO. INC. ET AL

      T-1144-05 – PMNOC – Section 8 – Alendronate

      2012-09-24 for 2 d (Toronto) and 2012-09-27 for 3 d (Toronto) and 2012-10-01 for 1 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2012 FC 1235 (Hughes), 2012 FC 1418 (Hughes)

      Interlocutory decisions: 2008 FC 1185 (Hughes)

    • TEVA CANADA LIMITED v. NOVARTIS AG

      T-2021-10 – Intellectual Property – Others [Actions] – Imatinib

      2012-09-24 for 19 d (Toronto) and 2012-11-05 for 5 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2013 FC 141 (Snider), 2012 FC 787 (Tabib)

    • APOTEX INC. v. NOVARTIS AG

      T-833-11 – Patent Infringement – Imatinib

      2012-09-24 for 19 d (Toronto) and 2012-11-05 for 5 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2013 FC 141 (Snider)

    • APOTEX INC. v. PFIZER CANADA INC.

      T-825-06 – PMNOC – Section 8 – Azithromycin

      2012-09-04 for 12 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2013 FC 493 (O’Reilly)

    • Bodum USE Inc. et al. v. Trudeau Corporation (1889) Inc.

      T-735-07 – Industrial Design Infringement

      2012-05-22 for 4 d (Montreal)

      Post-trial decisions: 2012 FC 1128 (Boivin), 2013 CF 128 (Boivin)

      Interlocutory decisions: 2012 FC 240 (de Montigny)

    • APOTEX INC. v. ASTRAZENECA CANADA INC.

      T-2300-05 – PMNOC – Section 8 – Omeprazole

      2012-03-19 for 15 d (Toronto) and 2017-02-13 for 40 d (Toronto) and 2017-04-24 for 4 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2017 FC 726 (Barnes)

      Interlocutory decisions: 2007 FC 696 (Shore), 2009 FC 120 (Kelen), 2012 FC 559 (Hughes)

    • APOTEX INC. v. SCHERING CORPORATION ET AL

      T-1357-09 – PMNOC – Section 8 – Ramipril

      2012-02-13 for 15 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2012 FC 551 (Snider), 2012 FC 553 (Snider)

      Interlocutory decisions: 2009 FC 1285 (Snider), 2010 FC 1209 (Simpson)

    • CATHERINE LEUTHOLD v. CANADIAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION ET AL

      T-299-05 – Copyright Infringement [Actions]

      2012-02-06 for 8 d (Montréal)

      Post-trial decisions: 2012 FC 748 (Scott), 2012 FC 1257 (Scott)

      Interlocutory decisions: 2007 FC 7 (Morneau)

    • SANOFI-AVENTIS CANADA INC. ET AL v. TEVA CANADA LIMITED

      T-1161-07 – Patent Infringement – Ramipril

      2012-01-16 for 15 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2012 FC 552 (Snider), 2012 FC 551 (Snider)

      Interlocutory decisions: 2009 FC 676 (Snider), 2009 FC 1139 (Snider), 2009 FC 1285 (Snider), 2010 FC 150 (Milczynski), 2010 FC 1210 (Simpson)

    2011

    2010

    • VALENCE TECHNOLOGY INC. v. PHOSTECH LITHIUM INC.

      T-219-07 – Patent Infringement

      2010-09-01 for 11 d (Montréal) and 2010-09-29 for 3 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2011 FC 174 (Gauthier)

      Interlocutory decisions: 2010 CF 12 (Lemieux)

    • NOVOPHARM LIMITED v. ELI LILLY AND COMPANY

      T-811-08 – Patent Impeachment – Atomoxetine

      2010-05-11 for 20 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2010 FC 915 (Barnes), 2010 FC 1154 (Barnes)

      Interlocutory decisions: 2008 FC 840 (Aalto), 2010 FC 368 (Barnes)

    • FREDERICK L. NICHOLAS v. ENVIRONMENTAL SYSTEMS ET AL

      T-949-05 – Copyright Infringement [Actions]

      2010-04-12 for 5 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2010 FC 741 (Russell)

      Interlocutory decisions: 2009 FC 1160 (Mosley)

    • GLASTON SERVICES LTD. OY v. HORIZON GLASS & MIRROR LTD. ET AL

      T-1108-07 – Patent Infringement

      2010-03-23 for 1 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2010 FC 1191 (Mandamin)

    • APOTEX INC. v. MERCK & CO. INC. ET AL

      T-1169-01 – PMNOC – Section 8 – Lovastatin

      2010-02-01 for 48 d (Toronto) and 2010-05-17 for 5 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2010 FC 1264 (Snider), 2012 FC 620 (Snider)

    • MERCK & CO. INC. ET AL v. APOTEX INC. ET AL

      T-1272-97 – Patent Infringement – Lovastatin

      2010-02-01 for 48 d (Toronto) and 2010-05-17 for 5 d (Toronto) and 2013-04-08 for 8 d (Toronto) and 2013-05-01 for 3 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2013 FC 751 (Snider)

      Interlocutory decisions: 2008 FC 1121 (O’Keefe), 2010 FC 1265 (Snider), 2012 FC 454 (Rennie)

    • HARMONY CONSULTING LTD. v. G.A. FOSS TRANSPORT LTD. ET AL

      T-1269-05 – Copyright Infringement [Actions]

      2010-01-27 for 2 d (Toronto)

      Post-trial decisions: 2011 FC 340 (Heneghan), 2011 FC 540 (Heneghan)

    • JAG FLOCOMPONENTS N A ET AL v. ARCHMETAL INDUSTRIES CORPORATION INC ET AL

      T-1354-06 – Trade Mark Infringement

      2010-01-18 for 10 d (Edmonton)

      Post-trial decisions: 2010 FC 627 (Phelan)

    • PHILIP MORRIS PRODUCTS S.A. ET AL v. MARLBORO CANADA LTD. ET AL

      T-1784-06 – Trade Mark Infringement

      2010-01-18 for 13 d (Toronto) and 2010-02-09 for 2 d (Toronto) and 2010-03-22 for 3 d (Toronto) and 2010-04-06 for 4 d (Toronto) and 2014-09-24 for 3 d (Montréal)

      Post-trial decisions: 2015 FC 364 (de Montigny)

      Interlocutory decisions: 2010 FC 1099 (de Montigny)

    • NIKE BAUER HOCKEY INC. ET AL v. EASTON SPORTS CANADA INC.

      T-237-02 – Patent Infringement

      2010-01-11 for 2 d (Montréal)

      Post-trial decisions: 2010 FC 361 (Gauthier)

      Interlocutory decisions: 2008 CF 666 (Morneau)

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