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Aristocrat copyright and trade mark case ends as a busted flush

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
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  • December 5 2013

The long-running dispute between the Aristocrat Technologies group of companies and Global Gaming Supplies has finally come to an end with one final

Look-alike get up can IP Whiteboard develop an objective method to test that most subjective of assessments?

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • Australia
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  • June 6 2013

Many of us are attracted to IP law because we love retail therapy and brands. The party has to end somewhere though, and often it's the court room

Australian customs raising the bar on copyright and trade mark protection

  • Addisons
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  • Australia
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  • May 15 2013

On 15 April 2013 many of the provisions of the Intellectual Property Laws Amendment (Raising the Bar) Act 2012 ("Raising the Bar Act") came into

Trade mark and copyright owners benefit under new Australian Customs seizure procedures

  • Davies Collison Cave
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  • Australia
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  • May 8 2013

On 15 April 2013, some important (and positive) changes came into force regarding the Australian Customs seizure provisions in the Trade Marks Act

Raising the Bar regulations published for public consultation

  • Davies Collison Cave
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  • Australia
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  • September 25 2012

On Friday, 21 September 2012 IP Australia invited public comment in relation to draft amendments to Australia's intellectual property law regulations which have been necessitated by the Intellectual Property Laws Amendment ("Raising the bar") Act 2012

Marketing and the Olympics

  • Gilbert + Tobin
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  • Australia, United Kingdom
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  • July 25 2012

As the Olympic flame makes its way to the London Olympic Stadium, marketing departments all over the world are running campaigns that capitalise on the spirit and excitement of the Games

Raising the Bar: improvements to Customs seizures for trade mark and copyright owners

  • Davies Collison Cave
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  • Australia
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  • May 21 2012

The significant intellectual property law reforms contained within the recently enacted Intellectual Property Laws Amendment (Raising the Bar) Act 2011 are largely focused upon Australia’s patent system

Significant reform of trade mark enforcement and opposition procedures

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Australia
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  • April 19 2012

We are pleased to report that the Australian Federal Government has implemented a range of reforms in the Intellectual Property Laws Amendment (Raising the Bar) Act 2011

Globally aligning the Australian IP environment

  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
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  • Australia
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  • January 4 2012

Due to a steady increase in jurisprudence created under the three most recent of Australia’s four major IP acts, and through ongoing amendment of the Patents Act 1990 (Cth) in particular, the Australian IP environment is becoming increasingly aligned with those of the world’s major IP jurisdictions

Seeing double: Full Federal Court dismisses claims of trade mark and copyright infringement and orders removal of allegedly infringed trade marks for non-use

  • Davies Collison Cave
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  • Australia
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  • December 13 2011

On 17 October 2011, the Full Court of the Federal Court of Australia unanimously upheld Justice Yates’ decision at first instance to dismiss the appellant’s claims of trade mark and copyright infringement and require two of the appellant’s trade marks to be removed from the Australian Trade Marks Register (“the Register”