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The Review - Class Actions in Australia 20152016
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • August 26 2016

An increased threat of class actions is the ‘new normal’ for Australian business as this year sees 35 class actions launched, following a historic


Outlook - What's next for class actions in Australia?
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • August 26 2016

A large number of hearings have been set down, including: for the two Christmas Island class actions - the first is a negligence claim in


回顾澳大利亚2015-2016年度集体诉讼
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • August 26 2016

集体诉讼风险增加已成为澳大利亚企业面临的“新常态”2016财年澳大利亚集体诉讼已达35起而2015财年更是以40起创下历史新高 近年来我们曾看到证券和自然灾害领域的集体诉讼创下集体诉讼和解金额记录而2016财年最大的一起集体诉讼是消费者对医疗保健巨头DePuy


Preventing Scams at Local Government Level
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • August 26 2016

In August 2016, a Queensland Council reported it had lost over $450,000 of ratepayers' money to scammers. The Council made nine separate payments


The proposed revalidation of medical practitioners: Will the devil be in the detail?
  • William Roberts Lawyers
  • Australia
  • August 26 2016

First it was cosmetic surgery, which resulted in the Medical Board of Australia issuing new Guidelines in tandem with the licensing of cosmetic


Experimental evidence in patent cases: Discovery not available for experiments on matters no longer in issue
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • August 26 2016

In patent cases, it is not uncommon to conduct preliminary experiments on a confidential and privileged basis prior to deciding whether or not to


Zero Sum Game? Australian Patent Office Fee Changes
  • Shelston IP Pty Ltd
  • Australia
  • August 26 2016

From 10 October 2016, some official fees reduced or eliminated while other fees have been increased for all Australian patents and patent


AUNZ Update: Opposing a patent application via third party observations
  • Spruson & Ferguson
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • August 26 2016

If you've identified a patent application in Australia or New Zealand that you wish to oppose, there are a number of options to consider. Maybe you


Two privacy regulators, one investigation: Ashely Maddison operator found to have breached its data security obligations in Australia and Canada
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia, Canada
  • August 26 2016

The OAIC this week issued its 40 page joint report with its Canadian counterpart of their joint investigation into the data security practices of


Full Court warns against dangerous affliction of parameteritis (and confirms invalidity of aripiprazole patent)
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • August 26 2016

On Wednesday the Full Court of the Federal Court of Australia handed down a decision in which it upheld Justice Yates' findings that Otsuka's patent