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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

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

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia, United Kingdom
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  • 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

ASX recognises social media impact on corporate disclosure obligations

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia, USA
  • -
  • July 3 2013

Directors and senior executives of companies listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) are now required to pay closer attention to what is

Social media’s place in the pharmaceutical industry

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • November 30 2011

The term “social media” refers a group of internet-based applications and mobile technologies which provide forums for communication and interactive dialogue, and allow users to create and exchange content

Destruction of documents: footy ‘cougar’ found to have destroyed mobile phones

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • November 16 2011

Charmyne Palavi recently lost in her bid to quash orders by the NSW District Court striking out two defamatory imputations on the basis that Ms Palavi had disposed of mobile phones in defiance of discovery obligations

Specsavers loses eye case Luxottica glasses raised once again

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • July 31 2013

Upon setting up in Australia about 5 years ago, Specsavers has fought hard to achieve a share of a retail optometry market reportedly worth over $1b a

Nextra succeeds in taking down rival’s misleading blog post

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • May 16 2014

The decision in Nextra Australia Pty Limited v Fletcher involved an allegation of misleading or deceptive conduct under the Australian Consumer Law

Think before you type: designer found liable for social media comments

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • April 2 2013

The Federal Court of Australia recently found that comments made on Facebook by an Australian swimwear designer about a rival swimwear label amounted

Product labelling and the ACCC - place of origin and credence claims

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • September 1 2014

One of the current priorities of the ACCC is the issue of product labelling, credence claims and representations made in relation to place of origin

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

  • Piper Alderman
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  • Australia
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  • 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