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Passing off in the UK, Australia and New Zealand: a divergence in criteria
  • Baldwins
  • Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom
  • May 29 2015

On 13 May 2015, the UK Supreme Court affirmed the traditional requirements for the tort of passing off. The Court maintained that a claimant must


Scandalous and offensive trade marks: walking a fine line
  • Fisher Adams Kelly Callinans
  • Australia, USA
  • September 9 2015

In the most recent chapter of a trade mark dispute that has spanned more than two decades, the United States District Court has upheld a Trademark


Al’uminium in toothpaste?!
  • Spruson & Ferguson
  • Australia
  • May 1 2015

Johnson & Johnson’s application to register the trade mark ALLERFREE in relation to toiletries was opposed by Self Care Corporation largely on the


Too raunchy to register: navigating the murky waters of scandalous trade marks
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • August 6 2015

Trade mark registrations for REDSKINS owned by the Washington Redskins football team face Cancellation in that country because a US court has held


Top tips for trade mark audits: better safe than sorry
  • FAL Lawyers
  • Australia
  • March 30 2015

Trade mark owners often believe that by having registered rights, they have done all that is necessary to protect their intangible assets. While


Search engine optimisation
  • Johnson Winter & Slattery
  • Australia
  • July 6 2015

Search engine optimisation (or "SEO") is a method of increasing the likelihood that a webpage or website will appear higher on a list of a search


San FranCSIRO
  • Spruson & Ferguson
  • Australia
  • May 1 2015

This matter concerned the opposition by Cisco to a trade mark application filed by CSIRO for the below device. The application covered a wide range


The globalisation of Australian brands and why you need to register your Chinese trade mark application now
  • McCullough Robertson
  • Australia, China
  • June 15 2015

With more and more Australian companies entering the lucrative Chinese marketplace, it's important to register your trade mark in this jurisdiction


Australian trademark opposition round-up 16 April 2015
  • Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick
  • Australia
  • April 17 2015

An Australian Trademark Opposition Round-Up from the Trade Mark Office Journal dated 16 April 2015. If you wish to oppose the registration of trade


Australian trade mark non-use proceedings round-up 16 April 2015
  • Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick
  • Australia
  • April 17 2015

An Australian Trade Mark Non-Use Proceedings Round-Up from the Trade Mark Office Journal dated 16 April 2015. If you wish to start any non-use