News, Events and PublicationsRelated to Trademark Services

Do You Own Your Name?

By: Tamara Huculak

Protecting your own name as a trademark may be harder than you think. Many well-known and...

Trademarks – Finding a Path Through the Historic Backlog at Canadian Examination

By: Trisha Dore and Karin Binder

The Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO) has recently implemented measures to improve...

The Benefits of Registering a Trademark

By: RBS’ Trademark Agents

Richards Buell Sutton has a group of Registered Trademark Agents with extensive experience in the registration...

Congratulations to our Newest Partners

We warmly welcome Rutsu Shikano, Benjamin Hagen, Dan Nugent and Tamara Huculak to the RBS partnership.

Trademark Considerations

By: RBS' Trademark Agents

I incorporated my company or registered my business name in British Columbia so I’m protected… right?...

RBS Wins Landmark Decision: Government Liable for Trademark Infringement

By: RBS

In a landmark case involving multiple levels of appeal, RBS successfully represented a Vancouver-based energy consulting business against...

Significant Changes to the Trademarks Act of Canada

Bill C-31 received Royal Assent in June, 2014 and will finally come into force June 17, 2019 which will result...

Toronto Maple Leafs Versus Snoop Dogg – Trademark Agent, Trisha Doré Weighs In

Trademark veteran, Trisha Doré, was quoted today in an article published on BIV.com entitled, “Lawyers evaluate Toronto Maple...

Jonathan Woolley quoted in recent CBC article on trademark infringement

Our Intellectual Property lawyers successfully argued an action before the Federal Court of Canada for trademark infringement against the...

Vancouver Craft Beer Week is Upcoming!

Vancouver Craft Beer Week (VCBW) takes place May 25th to June 3rd. Since its inception in 2010, this community...

Registered Trademark Agent, Melissa Heywood, Selected for INTA Committee

Melissa Heywood, a Registered Trademark Agent with our firm, has been selected as one of the 12 members...

Preventative Trademark Medicine in 2018 for Changes to the Canadian Trademarks Act

By: Trisha A. Doré

Bill C-31 received Royal Assent in 2014 and is expected to come into force sometime...