In this issue: Trade-Marks - Originality Is A Must In Order To Obtain Maximum Protection From The Courts / Fair Dealing For the Purpose of News Reporting / Warning - Patent Maintenance Fees for "Small Entities" / Recent Canadian Cases Regarding Trade-marks and the Internet / Passive Use of a Trade-mark on a Website / Update on Telecommunications Foreign Ownership Rules / Bill S-17 Now in Effect Canadian Patent Term Extension

type Technology Law Update - September 2001