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Recordation of change of legal name for trademarks: minor change major risk
  • REGIMBEAU
  • European Union, France
  • March 31 2017

An 8 September 2016 ruling of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has disrupted the French legal framework relating to recordals in the


Litigation funding in the spotlight: VLRC inquiry
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • March 24 2017

On 19 January 2017, the Victorian Government asked the Victorian Law Reform Commission ("VLRC") to review litigation funding practices in Victoria and


Whistleblowing and class actions
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • March 24 2017

In the United States, it is not unusual for class actions to involve information uncovered through whistleblowers. To date a limited number of


Innovation and boundaries: case management in the Federal Court
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • March 24 2017

In a recent Full Court decision, the Federal Court has provided guidance on the appropriate boundaries for the case management of largescale, complex


Approval of settlements and litigation funders’ commissions
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • March 24 2017

Two recent first instance decisions - Earglow Pty Ltd v Newcrest Mining Limited1 and Camping Warehouse Pty Ltd v Downer EDI Ltd2 - have clarified


Need a ‘clean break’? Reviewing the financial relationship between former spouses
  • Barry.Nilsson. Lawyers
  • Australia
  • March 24 2017

In this February 2017 decision involving the variation of an overseas spouse maintenance order, the Family Court of Australia placed significance on


The Supreme Court finally speaks on Aggregation
  • DAC Beachcroft
  • United Kingdom
  • March 24 2017

In a hotly-anticipated judgment, the Supreme Court yesterday (22 March 2017) clarified that the scope for aggregation of claims arising from similar


US Supreme Court Clarifies Test for Copyrightability of Designs of "Useful Articles"
  • Baker McKenzie
  • USA
  • March 24 2017

Yesterday, the United States Supreme Court clarified the appropriate test for determining when an artistic feature of a "useful article" may be


It’s a long way from the CJEU to Tipperary: Supreme Court refer a Planning Challenge to a Tipperary Wind Farm development to the CJEU
  • McDowell Purcell
  • European Union, Ireland
  • March 24 2017

On 24 February 2017, Justice Clarke and Justice O’Malley delivered a joint decision of the Supreme Court in Grace & Sweetman v An Bord Pleanála, ESB


Discriminatory Dress Codes - ECJ Judgements on Headscarfs in the Workplace
  • Veale Wasbrough Vizards
  • European Union
  • March 24 2017

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has handed down judgments in two cases concerning headscarves in the workplace. The European Court of Justice