OFAC revokes so-called U-turn authorization for Cuba-related financial transactions
OFAC published a final rule that modifies the Cuban Assets Control Regulations to revoke the so-called "U-turn" authorization.
As we reported previously, the Canadian Trade-marks Act is set to undergo significant changes as of June 17, 2019.
As Canada is finally adhering to the Nice Classification system, one of the most significant changes that trademark owners will notice is government fees for filing and renewal will go up – significantly for some! – for multi-class applications and registrations:
In view of these imminent changes, we are strongly recommending that trademark owners review their current portfolios in Canada and consider both:
We will be continuing to provide more information and recommendations on the upcoming changes in the months to come.
On 5 September 2019, Professor John McMillan AO’s Final Report (Report) on the operation of the Narcotic Drugs Act 1967 (ND Act) was tabled in Parliament. Section 26A of the ND Act required the Minster to cause a review of the operation of the ND Act to be undertaken.