Teresa Scassa

University of Ottawa - Common Law Section

Canada Research Chair in Information Law

57 Louis Pasteur Street

Ottawa, K1N 6N5

Canada

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Scholarly Papers (30)

1.

Data Ownership

CIGI Papers No. 187, Ottawa Faculty of Law Working Paper No. 2018-26
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 11 Oct 2018
Teresa Scassa
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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New First Principles? Assessing the Internet's Challenges to Jurisdiction

Georgetown Journal of International Law, Vol. 42, 2011
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 24 Jul 2012
Teresa Scassa and Robert J. Currie
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
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Internet, jurisdiction, extraterritorial, international law, globalization

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Promoting Transparency While Protecting Privacy in Open Government in Canada

Alberta Law Review, Forthcoming, Ottawa Faculty of Law Working Paper No. 2015-34
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 14 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 25 Nov 2015
Teresa Scassa and Amy Conroy
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section and University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law, Students
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privacy, transparency, open data, proactive disclosure, big data, personal information

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Ambush Marketing Legislation to Protect Olympic Sponsors: A Step Too Far in the Name of Brand Protection?

B. Courtney Doagoo, Mistrale Goudreau, Madelaine Saginur, and Teresa Scassa, eds. Intellectual Property for the 21st Century: Interdisciplinary Approaches. Irwin Law, 2014.
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 07 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2015
Teresa Scassa and Benoit Séguin
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section and University of Ottawa
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Ambush marketing, olympics, sponsorship, intellectual property

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Originality and Utilitarian Works: The Uneasy Relationship between Copyright Law and Unfair Competition

University of Ottawa Law & Technology Journal, Vol. 1, p. 51, 2003-2004
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 04 Aug 2005
Teresa Scassa
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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originality, copyright, unfair competition, compilations, originalité, droit d'auteur, concurrence déloyale, compilations

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Balancing Transparency and Accountability with Privacy in Improving the Police Handling of Sexual Assaults

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 02 Dec 2015
Amy Conroy and Teresa Scassa
University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law, Students and University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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privacy, transparency, sexual assault, access to information, policing

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Sharing Data in the Platform Economy: A Public Interest Argument for Access to Platform Data

UBC Law Review, Vol. 50:4, 2017, Ottawa Faculty of Law Working Paper No. 2018-08
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 30 Nov 2017
Teresa Scassa
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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sharing economy, platform economy, data, data scraping, open data

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Public Transit Data Through an Intellectual Property Lens: Lessons About Open Data

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 Feb 2015
Teresa Scassa
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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intellectual property, open data, copyright, public transit

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Law Enforcement in the Age of Big Data and Surveillance Intermediaries: Transparency Challenges

(2017) 14:2 SCRIPTed 239-284 DOI: 10.2966/scrip.140217.239 , Ottawa Faculty of Law Working Paper No. 2018-04
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Dec 2017
Teresa Scassa
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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big data, transparency, data analytics, privacy, social media, social media data analytics, police, surveillance

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Intellectual Property and the Licensing of Canadian Government Geospatial Data: An Examination of Geoconnections’ Recommendations for Best Practices and Template Licences

The Canadian Geographer/Le Géographe Canadien, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 10 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 25 May 2014
Elizabeth F. Judge and Teresa Scassa
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section and University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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Copyright, Licensing, Intellectual Property, Geospatial Data, Government Data, Crown Copyright, GeoConnections

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Open or Closed? Open Licensing of Real-Time Public Sector Transit Data

(2016) Journal of e-Democracy 8:2, 1-19, Ottawa Faculty of Law Working Paper No. 2017-02
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 19 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2017
Teresa Scassa and Alexandra Diebel
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section and University of Ottawa, Common Law Section, Students
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open data, real-time data, transit data, intellectual property, licensing

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Privacy by the Wayside: The New Information Superhighway, Data Privacy, and Intelligent Transportation Systems

(2011) 74:1 Saskatchewan Law Review 87-135
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 01 Jan 2013
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section, University of Ottawa - Common Law Section and University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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ITS, informational privacy, privacy law, intelligent transportation systems, data privacy

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The Cost(s) of Open Geospatial Data

Johnson PA, Sieber RE, Scassa T, Stephens M, Robinson PJ. The Cost(s) of Geospatial Open Data. Transactions in GIS. 2017;21:434–445. DOI: 10.1111/tgis.12283
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 24 Jul 2017
University of Waterloo - Department of Geography and Environmental Management, McGill University, University of Ottawa - Common Law Section, Department of Geography and Ryerson University
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open data, open government, spatial data infrastructures, technology adoption, technology impacts

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Antisocial Trademarks

(2013) 103:5 Trademark Reporter 1172-1213
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 02 Apr 2014
Teresa Scassa
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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trademarks, intellectual property, disparaging marks, morality

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Intellectual Property for the 21st Century: Interdisciplinary Approaches

B. Courtney Doagoo, Mistrale Goudreau, Madelaine Saginur and Teresa Scassa. Intellectual Property for the 21st Century: Interdisciplinary Approaches. Irwin Law, 2014.
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 07 Oct 2015
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section, University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law and University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law
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interdisciplinarity, interdisciplinary, intellectual property law, copyright, patent, trademark

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Open Data and Privacy

Scassa, Teresa (2018) “Public draft: Open Data & Privacy” In: The State of Open Data, edited by Tim Davies, Stephen Walker, Mor Rubinstein, and Fernando Perini (2019, Forthcoming). , Ottawa Faculty of Law Working Paper No. 2018-29
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 17 Oct 2018
Teresa Scassa
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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privacy, open data, open government, big data, data protection

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Trademarks Worth a Thousand Words: Freedom of Expression and the Use of the Trademarks of Others

Les Cahiers de droit (2012) 53:4 887
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 22 Jun 2014
Teresa Scassa
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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copyright, trademark, trademark bullying, Trade-marks Act, droit d'auteur, marque de commerce, poursuite abusive, Loi sur les marques de commerce

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Global Reach, Local Grasp: Constructing Extraterritorial Jurisdiction in the Age of Globalization

Candaian Journal of Law and Technology, Vol. 6, No. 1, March 2007
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 21 Jul 2012
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University and University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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globalization, transnational interaction, national, legal jurisdiction, government

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Copyright Reform and Fact-Based Works

FROM RADICAN EXTREMISM TO FAIR AND BALANCED COPYRIGHT, M. Geist, ed., Toronto: Irwin Law, 2010
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Oct 2010
Teresa Scassa
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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copyright law, intellectual property, compilations

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Legal Issues with Volunteered Geographic Information

(2013) 57:1 Canadian Geographer
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 07 Mar 2014
Teresa Scassa
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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volunteered geographic information, copyright, privacy, legal issues

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Developing Privacy Best Practices for Direct-to-Public Legal Apps: Observations and Lessons Learned

(2020) 18:1 Canadian Journal of Law and Technology (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 15 Oct 2019
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section, University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa - Common Law Section and University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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access to justice, technology, legal apps, legal technology, privacy

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Interests in the Balance

IN THE PUBLIC INTEREST: THE FUTURE OF CANADIAN COPYRIGHT LAW, M. Geist, ed., Toronto: Irwin Law, 2005
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 21 Oct 2010
Teresa Scassa
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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copyright law, balance, creators, intellectual property law

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Navigating Legal Rights in Spatial Media

Forthcoming, 2016, in Kitchin, Lauriault & Wilson, eds. Understanding Spatial Media, Sage Publications.
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 10 Nov 2015
Teresa Scassa
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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Intellectual property, data licence, open data, copyright, patent, terms of use, spatial data

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Open Data and Official Language Regimes

Ottawa Faculty of Law Working Paper No. 2015-33
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 13 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2015
Teresa Scassa and Niki Singh
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section and University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law
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open data, official languages, language policy, open government

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Consumer Privacy and Radio Frequency Identification Technology

Ottawa Law Review, Vol. 37, No. 2, 2006
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Jan 2016
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section, Dalhousie University, Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and Dalhousie University
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Nickled and Dimed: The Dispute Over Intellectual Property Rights in the Bluenose II

(2004) 27 Dalhousie L.J. 293-320
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 07 Oct 2015
Teresa Scassa
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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Intellectual Property, Trademarks, Copyright, Official Marks, Public Domain

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Text and Context: Making Sense of Canada's New Personal Information Protection Legislation

Ottawa Law Review, Vol. 32, No. 1, 2000
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 01 Feb 2016
Teresa Scassa
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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sponsorship, trademarks, freedom of expression, unfair competition

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Journalistic Purposes and Private Sector Data Protection Legislation: Blogs, Tweets, and Information Maps

Posted: 10 Oct 2010
Teresa Scassa
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section

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data protection, privacy, journalism, geographic information, maps

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Geographical Information as 'Personal Information'

Posted: 10 Oct 2010
Teresa Scassa
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section

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data protection, privacy, personal information, geographic information