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The art of concealment: use of a competitor’s trade marks in metatags held not to amount to copyright or trade mark infringement in Canada
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia, Canada
  • April 8 2015

The Federal Court of Canada recently handed down a decision which squarely examines whether the use of metatags can constitute copyright or trade


Trade mark and copyright infringement not a family affair
  • HopgoodGanim
  • Australia
  • March 23 2015

There are many factors to consider when deciding whether someone has contributed closely enough to the infringement of a law to be held accountable


ISPs forced to the frontline in the war against online IP infringement
  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • October 31 2014

Two recent cases highlight the increasingly active role ISPs are being forced to play in global responses to online IP infringement. The cases are


Health law bulletin August 2014
  • Holman Webb
  • Australia
  • August 25 2014

Australian privacy rights are regulated by Commonwealth State and Territory legislation and the laws protecting Confidential information under the


Repeat IP infringer successfully obtains reduced sentence for contempt
  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
  • Australia
  • August 20 2014

This was an appeal from the ultimate disposition at first instance of Deckers’ successful copyright and trade mark infringement claims against


2 years gaol for contempt
  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
  • Australia
  • May 28 2014

Failure to comply with an injunction not to infringe someone's intellectual property right is not only an infringement of that intellectual property


Aristocrat copyright and trade mark case ends as a busted flush
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • December 5 2013

The long-running dispute between the Aristocrat Technologies group of companies and Global Gaming Supplies has finally come to an end with one final


Look-alike get up can IP Whiteboard develop an objective method to test that most subjective of assessments?
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • June 6 2013

Many of us are attracted to IP law because we love retail therapy and brands. The party has to end somewhere though, and often it's the court room


Globally aligning the Australian IP environment
  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
  • Australia
  • January 4 2012

Due to a steady increase in jurisprudence created under the three most recent of Australia’s four major IP acts, and through ongoing amendment of the Patents Act 1990 (Cth) in particular, the Australian IP environment is becoming increasingly aligned with those of the world’s major IP jurisdictions


Seeing double: Full Federal Court dismisses claims of trade mark and copyright infringement and orders removal of allegedly infringed trade marks for non-use
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia
  • December 13 2011

On 17 October 2011, the Full Court of the Federal Court of Australia unanimously upheld Justice Yates’ decision at first instance to dismiss the appellant’s claims of trade mark and copyright infringement and require two of the appellant’s trade marks to be removed from the Australian Trade Marks Register (“the Register”