Publication Year


Regina v Stewart

Is Information Property?

From: Property on Trial


Examination of the history and consequences of a 1988 Supreme Court of Canada case regarding the relationship between confidential information and property.



C. Ian Kyer

C. Ian Kyer is an historian (PhD in Medieval History from the University of Toronto) turned lawyer. He is counsel to Fasken Martineau, where he formerly headed the Technology & Intellectual Property group. An expert in information technology law, he has long been listed by Lexpert as one of Canada’s top 500 lawyers. He has also written a history of legal education in Ontario, The Fiercest Debate (Osgoode Society, 1987), and has recently completed a history of the Faskens firm to be published by Irwin Law in conjunction with the Osgoode Society.