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Savvy Vineyards 3552 Limited & Or v Kakara Estate Limited & Or 2014 NZSC 121 assignment and novation

  • Baldwins
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  • New Zealand
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  • September 30 2014

The Supreme Court recently delivered an important judgment in the area of assignment and novation of contracts. The judgment overturned the Court of

Carpet manufacturers’ spat clarifies marketers’ legal obligations

  • Wigley + Company
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  • New Zealand
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  • September 30 2014

We checklist how marketers should handle headline ads with small print carve outs, based on this important case. Last week, the Court of Appeal made

Are 'penalty clauses' the new no-go zone? Paciocco v Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited ...

  • Maddocks
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  • Australia, New Zealand
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  • September 25 2014

A recent decision handed down by the Federal Court has potential implications for a wide range of Australian companies and organisations, including

Court of Appeal rules on similarity of marks and “relevant market” for Mr ZOGS SEX WAX goods

  • Henry Hughes
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  • New Zealand
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  • September 25 2014

In a decision on a trade mark opposition, the New Zealand Court of Appeal (Sexwax Incorporated v Zoggs International Limited 2014 NZCA 311) has

Copyright infringement, global headlines, and the case between Eminem and National

  • James & Wells Intellectual Property
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  • Australia, New Zealand
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  • September 24 2014

Not a good look is at worst what the New Zealand public will have thought when the media reported that rapper Eminem was suing the National

Just a case of ‘bad PR’ for National?

  • James & Wells Intellectual Property
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  • Australia, New Zealand
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  • September 24 2014

Not a good look is at worst what the New Zealand public will have thought when the media reported that rapper Eminem was suing the National

Shifting the burden: the Supreme Court rules on assigning contracts

  • Bell Gully
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  • New Zealand
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  • September 22 2014

When can you transfer contractual rights and obligations to someone else? The Supreme Court has changed the rules in Savvy Vineyards v Karaka Estate

Single newspaper advertisement sufficient to defeat revocation action in New Zealand trade mark case

  • Davies Collison Cave
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  • New Zealand
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  • September 22 2014

The High Court of New Zealand has recently held that a single newspaper advertisement was sufficient use of a trade mark to defeat an application for

Due diligence process in Feltex IPO "very thorough"

  • Chapman Tripp
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  • New Zealand
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  • September 17 2014

The importance of robust due diligence processes in significant capital raisings is a key take-out from the High Court decision this week clearing

Court of Appeal carpet decision puts acid on advertisers

  • Chapman Tripp
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  • Australia, New Zealand
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  • September 15 2014

The Court of Appeal judgment in a dispute between carpet manufacturers Godfrey Hirst NZ and Cavalier Bremworth makes clear that suppliers cannot rely