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Guilty by Association: A Case Comment on Robinson v. Films Cinar

Les Cahiers de Propriete Intellectuelle, Vol. 22, No. 1, 2010

34 Pages Posted: 14 Feb 2011 Last revised: 9 Dec 2013

Pierre-Emmanuel Moyse

McGill Faculty of Law

Date Written: January 15, 2010

Abstract

This article exposes the judicial reasoning and analyzes the judgment of the Superior Court of Quebec in the landmark decision of the 29th August 2009, Robinson c. Films Cinar. It exposes possible points of reasoning and seeks to define the notion of originality and the issues it raises in Canadian and international copyright law.

Notes: Downloadable document is in French.

Keywords: intellectual property, Robinson, Cinar, copyright, quebec, originality

JEL Classification: 033, 034

Suggested Citation

Moyse, Pierre-Emmanuel, Guilty by Association: A Case Comment on Robinson v. Films Cinar (January 15, 2010). Les Cahiers de Propriete Intellectuelle, Vol. 22, No. 1, 2010. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1760964

Pierre-Emmanuel Moyse (Contact Author)

McGill Faculty of Law ( email )

3644 Peel Street
Montreal, Quebec H3A 1G5
Canada

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