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As milestones must be celebrated, we are proud to share news of CorbinPartners' 25th anniversary as Canada’s trusted provider of market intelligence for boardrooms and courtrooms [1994 – 2019].

December 11, 2019

Ruth Corbin named founding Fellow for distinguished career contributions

We are proud to announce that CorbinPartners Chair, Dr. Ruth Corbin, was named a founding Fellow of the Canadian Research Insights Council, designed to be the highest honour awarded to individuals in the Canadian research profession. ...

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October 20, 2019

Ruth Corbin’s invited article on ‘Mediation Psychology’ published in Canadian Arbitration and Mediation Journal

The Summer/Fall issue of the Canadian Arbitration and Mediation Journal features an article authored by CorbinPartners’ chair Ruth Corbin, entitled “Mediation Psychology: Seven Science-based Insights”. ...

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October 10, 2019

CorbinPartners’ ‘Bitcoin Sentiment Tracker’ featured in Payments Business Magazine

The September/October edition of Payments Business Magazine includes an article titled “What’s fuelling the Bitcoin bus?” (by Andrew McCormack – Chief Information Officer at Payments Canada). This article comments on the wide range of viewpoints regarding Bitcoin, and prospects for future use. It references the inaugural “Bitcoin Sentiment Tracker” ...

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October 1, 2019

Third edition of the ‘Canadian Trademark Law Benchbook’ now available

The third edition of the Canadian Trademark Law Benchbook is now available through Carswell publishing. Edited by Donald M. Cameron of Bereskin & Parr, the book contains chapters by several senior and well-regarded Intellectual Property professionals. A chapter titled ‘Social Science Evidence in Canadian Litigation’ is authored by Dr. Ruth ...

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July 22, 2019

CorbinPartners’ reply evidence assists the Court in the Pampered Chef matter

An expert report by Dr. Ruth Corbin was submitted in a Federal Court decision related to Pampered Chef “Happy Spoon” marks and alleged trademark infringement (Loblaws Inc. v. Columbia Insurance Company, 2019 FC 961). Dr. Corbin’s reply evidence dealt with the reliability and validity of a Loblaw survey used to ...

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June 6, 2019

CorbinPartners launches ‘Bitcoin Sentiment Tracker’

CorbinPartners, in partnership with Payments Canada, has just released its inaugural “Bitcoin Sentiment Tracker”, a national study to gauge Canadian consumer perceptions and attitudes towards Bitcoin. ...

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February 1, 2019

CorbinPartners’ 2018 Year in Review

CorbinPartners has released the 2018 Year in Review of Social Science Expert Evidence. ...

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January 7, 2019

Hot off the Press! – “Practical Guide to Comparative Advertising: Dare to Compare”

CorbinPartners’ Ruth Corbin joined a team of experts to author the international text on comparative advertising titled Practical Guide to Comparative Advertising: Dare to Compare.  Published by Elsevier, the text is an information-packed, reader-friendly corporate handbook on the principles for issuing and defending against competitive claims. ...

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October 31, 2018

Ruth Corbin article published in Fall 2017 issue of The Trademark Reporter

The September-October, 2017 issue of The Trademark Reporter (TMR) includes an article co-authored by CorbinPartners’ chair Ruth Corbin, entitled “Internet Surveys in Intellectual Property Litigation: Doveryai, No Proveryai”. ...

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October 25, 2018

CorbinPartners’ award-winning research on expert evidence featured in Forensic Engineering blog

The research program ‘Breaking the Expert Evidence Logjam: Experts Weigh In’, led by Ruth Corbin, was recently published in the Annual Review of Civil Litigation and subsequently won an MRIA Award of Excellence. ...

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