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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

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

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

Twitter, suppression and the courts

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • -
  • July 22 2011

The rise and rise of social media platform Twitter has had all sorts of impacts on the administration of justice

IPT alert: more changes for Google trade marks policy in Australia

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • -
  • July 30 2014

From 28 July 2014, Google will permit Australian advertisers use a trade mark in the text of an advertisement if: they are a reseller of goods and

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

“Oh my god, they killed Kenny!” - copyright infringement on YouTube settled

  • Piper Alderman
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • May 20 2014

US against media giant, Viacom, and Google have finally settled their seven year dispute involving user-posted episodes of "South Park", "SpongeBob

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

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

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