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July 11, 2018

Steven Raber published article about house plans and copyright in Piling Canada magazine.

Steven Raber, an Intellectual Property lawyer recognized by Lexpert and Best Lawyers, recently published an article titled, “House Plans and Copyright: Sometimes it doesn’t pay to shop around” in the Q2 edition of Piling Canada magazine.

Steven describes a case in which a couple took a contractor’s house blueprint to a competitor. The court ruled that it was a copyright infringement. In this case, failure to ascertain the ownership of copyright turned the project into an otherwise avoidable legal money pit. To read the full article, please click here