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Gambling licences. With one hand a licence may be given by government, with the other hand, the licence may be taken away
  • Addisons
  • Australia
  • August 22 2014

Last month (July 2014), two apparently conflicting court decisions were handed down in Australia involving disputes between a state government and its


US golf company faces setback in attempt to reclaim trade mark from Australian rival
  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
  • Australia
  • August 22 2014

The Federal Court of Australia has refused an application by US golf company King Par LLC (King Par) for summary judgment against its Australian


Pizza pricing problems: Federal Court refuses interlocutory injunction
  • Cooper Grace Ward
  • Australia
  • July 25 2014

In a recent case out of the Federal Court, A&A (Sydney) Pty Ltd v YUM! Restaurants Australia Pty Ltd 2014 FCA 678, Pizza Hut franchisees were


Australia: gambling law developments - Federal Government proposes to repeal National Gambling Reforms
  • Addisons
  • Australia
  • December 19 2013

On Thursday 5 December, the Coalition Federal Government (the Federal Government) introduced the Social Services and Other Legislation Amendment


Punter takes on Sportsbet in the VCAT: MacMillan v Sportsbet can bookmakers refuse bets from punters? The VCAT asserts jurisdiction to hear claim by punter against bookmaker and finds Sportsbet not in breach of the ACL
  • Addisons
  • Australia
  • December 18 2013

Mr MacMillan, a customer of Sportsbet Pty Limited (Sportsbet), made a complaint to the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT) that


Can an anti-gambling advertisement warning of the dangers of gambling be found to promote gambling?!
  • Addisons
  • Australia
  • December 17 2013

In November 2013, the Advertising Standards Board (the Board) upheld a complaint that an advertisement intended to cause teenagers not to gamble had


More Liquor Act reform! What you need to know about the changes commencing today
  • Gadens Lawyers
  • Australia
  • December 15 2014

New changes to the Liquor Act 2007, commencing today, have the potential to have a significant impact across a range of industry players from


Widow awarded $2.6 million in a claim for nervous shock brought against a hotelier and a local government authority
  • HopgoodGanim
  • Australia
  • November 6 2014

The plaintiff instituted proceedings against a prominent hotelier and the City of Sydney Council for nervous shock injuries associated with her


Australia: will action be taken against illegal online betting operators? And is regulated in-play betting next on the list?
  • Addisons
  • Australia
  • November 21 2014

On 30 October 2014, the Australian Federal Minister for Social Services, Kevin Andrews, and the Premier of Victoria, Denis Napthine, who is also the


In-game currencies: in the line of fire?
  • Gilbert + Tobin
  • Australia
  • August 19 2014

There has been a stratospheric rise in online and app-based social gaming due to the ubiquity of internet and smartphone use. As these games grow in