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One infringement to rule them all: Federal Court finds jewellery infringes copyright in Lord of the Rings
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • September 19 2016

A fictional phrase in a fictional language from Lord of the Rings was protected by copyright, and its unauthorised reproduction infringed that


Media ownership reforms: how will the ACCC handle media mergers?
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • September 1 2016

The ACCC's draft Media Merger Guidelines give important clues to the types of transactions with the greatest chance of successfully completing


Australian Olympic Committee unable to stop Telstra’s ads from “going to Rio”
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • August 10 2016

On 29 July 2016, the Federal Court of Australia handed down judgment in the case of Australian Olympic Committee, Inc. v Telstra Corporation Limited


No copyright in digital data signals, says Full Federal Court
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • July 4 2016

The Full Federal Court has confirmed that the Copyright Act does not protect digitally created streams of data representing the sounds and images of


Implications of the Dallas Buyers Club v iiNet decisions
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • April 28 2016

The Dallas Buyers Club v iiNet decisions may have broadened the law on who can sue for copyright infringement, and could set more hurdles for future


Evidence, the Essendon 34, and the employee under suspicion
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • April 28 2016

If you do suspect misconduct or misuse of confidential information, but there's no smoking gun, you might still be able to take the necessary steps


ACL reach broadened as ACCC wins case against Valve Corporation
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • April 14 2016

The Federal Court has clarified some important questions about the reach of the Australian Consumer Law (ACL) and its application to online


CU LAB: An untrue newspaper article is going to damage my business. What can I do?
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • March 22 2016

Pip Mitchell sets out your options when your business is facing unfair and untrue media scrutiny... Disclaimer Clayton Utz Videos are produced by Clayton Utz. They are


Government announces media ownership law changes
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • March 17 2016

The changes recognise that traditional media platforms need greater freedom to restructure and rescale the ownership of their businesses to respond


Trade promotion lotteries: permits no longer required for Victoria
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • June 25 2015

Changes to the Gambling Regulation Act 2003 (Vic) have removed the requirement for businesses conducting a trade promotion lottery to apply to the