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Frucor fails in Green bid
  • Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick
  • Australia
  • August 8 2016

Can a single colour be a brand? Generally, the Trade Marks Office and the Courts are reluctant to recognise claims made by a business that a specific


Update: Australian Olympic Committee, Inc. v Telstra Corporation Limited 2016 FCA 857
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • August 4 2016

The Olympic Games is the largest sporting event in the world. Viewed by billions of people worldwide, many companies understandably seek to associate


What must a business owner do to protect against a copycat business name?
  • Cordato Partners
  • Australia
  • August 3 2016

The national business names registration system gives a business owner little protection against a competitor who copies their business name. The


Lodestar Anstalt v Campari America LLC - Removal of trade mark registrations for non-use: Trade mark owners must show 'actual' control over use of licensed trade marks
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • August 2 2016

Trade mark owners are at serious risk of losing their registered rights if they do not exercise actual control over licensees. The recent decision of


UDRP decision: BlueScope not able to show bad faith in 1999
  • Williams + Hughes
  • Australia, Global
  • August 2 2016

This UDRP dispute concerns the domain names colorbondfencing.com and colorbondproducts.com (the disputed domain names) registered by Ronald Leslie


Breaking Brexit Down: Trade Marks (VIDEO)
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia, European Union, United Kingdom
  • August 1 2016

Australian firms seeking trade mark protection across Europe will inevitably face higher costs as a result of the Brexit but will the challenges end


Cotton On in the wrong with trade mark infringement?
  • McCullough Robertson
  • Australia
  • July 29 2016

Cotton On is facing litigation in the Federal Court of Australia from a sole trader in the United States who claims that the 1,400 store clothing


The Wild Goose chase is not over. Wild Geese whiskey wins landmark case by unanimous decision
  • Gadens
  • Australia
  • July 29 2016

On 28 June 2016, by unanimous decision, a five-member bench of the Full Court of the Federal Court held that Campari America LLC (Campari) was not


Exercise Control to Retain Registration Rights - The WILD GEESE Trade Mark Case
  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
  • Australia
  • July 29 2016

We are all familiar with the concept of use it or lose it when it comes to actions for removal of trade mark registration rights. A recent decision


Don't be scammed!
  • McCullough Robertson
  • Australia
  • July 26 2016

Are you in the process of having a trade mark registered? Do you have any registered trade marks or domain names? If yes, you should carefully check