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‘It’s not me, it’s you.’ Terminating your business relationship
  • Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick
  • Australia
  • March 19 2017

The recent case of Peter Vogel Instruments Pty Ltd v Fairlight.Au Pty Ltd 2016 FCAFC 172 (9 December 2016) highlighted the importance of a written


The Australian Productivity Commission releases final report on intellectual property arrangements
  • Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick
  • Australia
  • March 19 2017

The Australian Productivity Commission recently released its final report on their inquiry into Australian intellectual property (IP) arrangements


How to support your R&D Tax claim - an overview of the legislative and regulatory environment
  • FB Rice
  • Australia
  • March 7 2017

There are still few cases that have been decided through the Administrative Appeals Tribunal (AAT) in relation to the R&D Tax Incentive program since


Australia Update: Counterfeit BIO-OIL and additional and exemplary damages in IP disputes
  • Spruson & Ferguson
  • Australia
  • March 2 2017

Additional damages for trade mark and copyright infringement and exemplary damages for passing off were recently considered in the Federal Court case


The cuckoo in the nest: how to protect against employee information theft
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • March 2 2017

Employers often face the predicament of how to best protect confidential company information. The concerning


Trans-Tasman IP Attorneys
  • Wrays
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • February 24 2017

Under the 2009 Single Economic Market (SEM) agenda, the New Zealand and Australian Governments agreed a joint work programme to remove regulatory


Litigation finance: Another possible solution for SMEs that cannot afford to enforce their intellectual property rights
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia, USA
  • February 21 2017

I have written a suite of articles recently, each addressing the problem of how to enforce intellectual property rights given the high (and, for many


The Gatherer - Volume 2
  • Wrays
  • Australia
  • February 21 2017

I’m thrilled to share with you volume two of The Gatherer - our regular flagship publication developed by our thought leaders especially for our


Punitive damages for design infringement in burqini swimwear battle but no ordinary damages
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • February 16 2017

Courts have been increasingly open to claims for additional damages (sometimes referred to as punitive or exemplary damages) for infringement of


Australian innovation scrutinised again
  • FB Rice
  • Australia
  • February 15 2017

Innovation Science Australia (ISA) has released the ‘Performance Review of the Australian Innovation, Science and Research System’. Not surprisingly