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Upcoming changes to official fees for Australian trade marks
  • Maddocks
  • Australia
  • September 19 2016

From 10 October 2016, IP Australia will be changing many of its official fees for trade mark matters - some will increase and some will be removed


Hopping on the success of Stone & Wood Pacific Ale: Thunder Road Pacific not misleading or deceptive
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia
  • September 16 2016

The Federal Court has dismissed craft beer brewer Stone & Wood's allegations of misleading and deceptive conduct, passing off and trade mark


What’s in a name?
  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
  • Australia
  • September 14 2016

Imagine this: you have this great idea for a business and you’ve even got the perfect name for it. You then spend money designing a logo and spend


Universal Confusion? Universal Health International v Universal Protein Supplements v Universal Gym
  • Williams + Hughes
  • Australia
  • September 12 2016

The irony relating to these disputes is that the stem of the word “universal” is “uni”: that there is but one. Here, there are three. On 18 September


Trademark battle continues on WILD GEESE chase
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia
  • September 8 2016

Lodestar Anstalt v Campari America LLC 2016 FCAFC 92 is important because it clarifies what constitutes ‘control’ in determining whether use of a


Deception and Confusion in Night Clubs? The Skyy Spirits decision
  • Williams + Hughes
  • Australia
  • September 7 2016

Trying to shout your order to a bartender in a nightclub is, as it turns out, a relevant consideration in deciding whether to allow a trade mark to


Platinum is better than gold: Platinum Logistics Pty Ltd v Platinum Freight Management Pty Ltd
  • Williams + Hughes
  • Australia
  • September 7 2016

On 14 February 2014, Platinum Freight Management Pty Ltd (Applicant) filed Australian trade mark application 1606084 for the term ‘PLATINUM LOGISTICS’


Lower costs for brand protection in Australia - IP Australia fee changes
  • McCullough Robertson
  • Australia, European Union
  • September 6 2016

IP Australia has announced changes to the official fees for trade mark applications and renewals in Australia, to take effect from 10 October 2016


Changes to IP Australia fees to make trade mark applications cheaper
  • Fisher Adams Kelly Callinans
  • Australia
  • September 6 2016

Following this year’s stakeholder consultation IP Australia has released its proposed changes to the official fees charged in Australia for patents


Green with Envy: Colour Trade Marks in Australia
  • K&L Gates
  • Australia
  • September 5 2016

Frucor Beverages Limited (Frucor), the manufacturer of energy drink, V, has unsuccessfully tried to register a trade mark for the colour green. Last