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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

Plain packaging debate heats up

  • ENSafrica
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  • Australia, South Africa, United Kingdom
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  • September 16 2014

The plain packaging debate has certainly moved up a gear. In South Africa, Professor Owen Dean of Stellenbosch University addressed an open letter to

TiVo successfully sets aside Deed of Company Arrangement entered into by Vivo

  • Davies Collison Cave
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  • Australia
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  • September 12 2014

In a decision handed down on 29 July 2014, Justice Gordon of the Federal Court held that a Deed of Company Arrangement (DOCA) entered into by Vivo

Look before you blog! The case of Nextra Australia v Fletcher

  • Holman Webb
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  • Australia
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  • September 15 2014

Owners of businesses need to exercise care when making comments online about their competitors or industry, even where those comments are posted on a

Social media use away from work how misuse can impact working relationship

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • Australia
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  • August 25 2014

While more and more organisations are recognising the advantages of encouraging employees to use social media at work, it is the misuse o social

Blogger liable for misleading and deceptive conduct

  • Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick
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  • Australia
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  • September 1 2014

In Nextra Australia Pty Limited v Fletcher 2014 FCA 399 the Federal Court held that a blogger was liable for misleading comments that he made about

Oracle damages: What are an employee’s hurt feelings worth on today’s market?

  • Russell Kennedy
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  • Australia
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  • August 22 2014

Two recent decisions by the Federal Court of Australia indicate that courts are prepared to award successful plaintiffs tens of thousands of dollars

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

  • Piper Alderman
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  • 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

AOD-9604: patents, peptides, performance and.cellulite?

  • Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick
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  • Australia
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  • May 14 2013

Australia is no stranger to sporting scandals. Cricket's "John the bookmaker" affair, horse racing's "Fine Cotton" scandal and any number of player

Going to market - consumer law update

  • Chapman Tripp
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  • Australia, New Zealand
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  • September 1 2014

Our monthly review helps you to keep tabs on consumer law developments in New Zealand and overseas. This edition reviews updates and developments