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Omnibus claims: Back to business as usual
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • July 19 2016

The Full Federal Court has recently handed down its decision in the appeal by GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) against the earlier finding by Justice Rares


Cooking your own Goose
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • July 19 2016

On 28 June 2016, the Full Court of the Federal Court of Australia handed down a landmark judgment, revealing trade mark owners risk forfeiting their


Reminder to head contractors: failure to include a supporting statement with your payment claim will render your payment claim not validly served
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • July 18 2016

A payment claim served by a head contractor without a supporting statement will not be validly served under section 14(4) of the Building and


'The Parties' or 'the parties'? Exercise caution when drafting agreements
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • July 15 2016

In determining the extent of the release, the court will consider the ordinary meaning of the release taking into account the terms of the deed as a


A determination by an adjudicator that he has no jurisdiction is a 'determination' for which the adjudicator is entitled to his fees
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • July 13 2016

A determination by an adjudicator that he has no jurisdiction is a 'determination' for which the adjudicator is entitled to his fees. The commercial


THANKS but no THANKS
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia, Hong Kong
  • July 8 2016

In a recent example of what can happen when a company is able to obtain a trade mark for a commonly used word, in the United States, Citigroup is


Toll Holdings Ltd and Sea Swift successful in application for merger authorisation to the Australian Competition Tribunal
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • July 8 2016

On 1 July 2016, the Australian Competition Tribunal granted authorisation to Sea Swift's proposed acquisition of certain shares and assets relating


ACT Motor Accident claims: ACT Appeal Court rules on exchange of documents - decision of Jefferson-Taite v Lewis
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • July 4 2016

The ACT Court of Appeal in Jefferson-Taite v Lewis 2016 ACTCA 19 (Jefferson-Taite) in June 2016 reviewed a decision of Associate Justice Mossop


First conviction for failure to comply with consultation obligations under harmonised WHS regime
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • June 29 2016

An organisation in South Australia has become the first 'person conducting a business or undertaking' (PCBU) to be convicted for a breach of its


Ignore your WHS duty and you might end up in jail
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • June 29 2016

The director of Steelcon Construction Pty, a New Zealand construction company, was sentenced in March to four months' home detention after a worker