• Constellation Brands Inc., et al. v. Domaines Pinnacle Inc. (SCC #37424)
  • March 24, 2017 | Authors: Jillian Brenner; Adrian J. Howard; Beverley Moore; Chantal Saunders
  • Law Firm: Borden Ladner Gervais LLP - Ottawa Office
  • Constellation Brands Inc has filed an application for leave to appeal from 2016 FCA 302 (our summary here), which is an appeal from 2015 FC 1083 (our summary here). The Federal Court of Appeal restored a decision of the Register of Trademarks (2013 TMOB 153) that held that an application for a word and design mark for DOMAINE PINNACLE is unlikely to cause confusion with the registered mark PINNACLES.

    Industry Updates

    Health Canada has announced a Consultation: Release of International Council on Harmonisation (ICH) Document: Good Clinical Practice (GCP) "Renovation" Reflection Paper. The website indicates that the consultation is open for comment until March 11, 2017.

    Health Canada has announced a Consultation on the Prescription Drug List: Hydroquinone. The website indicates that the consultation is open for comment until April 17, 2017.