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ACCC getting to the root of the problem - hair smoothing therapy not all that it claimed it was

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • April 2 2015

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission recently released its priorities for 2015, which included continued scrutiny on truth in

ACCC targets pain at Nurofen supplier

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • March 27 2015

Proceedings have been commenced by the ACCC against Reckitt Benckiser (Australia) alleging that Reckitt Benckiser has engaged in conduct co

ACCC getting to the root of the problem - hair smoothing therapy not all that it claimed it was

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • March 27 2015

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) recently released its priorities for 2015, which included continued scrutiny on truth in

Larrikin Music Publishing Pty Ltd v EMI Songs Australia Pty Limited: kookaburra gets the last laugh

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • March 26 2010

The decision concerned allegations including breach of copyright in respect of the pop song "Down Under", recorded in 1979 and again in 1981 by Men at Work

YouTube not responsible for user posted content

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • December 6 2013

In April 2013, YouTube had another victory in the US courts against media giant, Viacom, for copyright infringement. Six years after its initial

Google AdWords and the UK Interflora case

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • September 19 2013

For some businesses, Google AdWords offers an easy means of increasing brand recognition and profile amidst almost endless search engine results

ACCC initiates court proceedings in attempt to tone down Reebok's claim

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • May 6 2014

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) recently commenced proceedings against Reebok for representations made in relation to its EasyTone shoes, alleging false, misleading or deceptive representations

Differing approaches by English and Australian courts to defamation on social media

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • -
  • June 26 2014

In a judgment handed down on 29 November 2013 in Mickle v Farley, Judge Elkaim of the District Court of NSW found that a former Orange High School

Eyes on the prize: Specsavers loses out to Luxottica in misleading advertising case

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • November 5 2013

In its latest legal dispute in Specsavers Pty Ltd v Luxottica Retail Australia Pty Ltd, Specsavers challenged three specific types of representation

Waging a war on two fronts proves fatal to claim

  • Piper Alderman
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  • Australia, Germany
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  • July 6 2010

The facts of a recent case are redolent of a university choice of law examination question