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Productivity Commission recommends fair use exception to copyright infringement - creators oppose it
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia
  • December 21 2016

In its Final Report into Intellectual Property Arrangements in Australia, the Productivity Commission has recommended that Australia adopt an


Foxtel and Roadshow Films successfully obtain orders blocking access to The Pirate Bay and other foreign BitTorrent and streaming websites
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia
  • December 16 2016

On 15 December 2016 the Federal Court made orders blocking access to foreign websites, including The Pirate Bay, IsoHunt and SolarMovie. This is the


Telecommunications, Media And Technology (TMT) Law Update - Volume 9
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia, USA
  • December 13 2016

On 8 November 2016, the Federal Court issued injunctions against three respondents and ordered the delivery up or certified


Australian and Singaporean courts clarify ‘own name’ defence
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia, Singapore
  • August 10 2016

The bona fide use of ‘own name’ is a longstanding defence to trademark infringement in Singapore and Australia. However, although case law on the


Technology, media and telecommunications law update - June 2016
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia
  • July 19 2016

The Federal Court has imposed a penalty of $1.5 million on an Australian sports bet company, and a penalty of $1.25 million on a related UK


Technology, Media and Telecommunications Law Update - May 2016
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia
  • June 6 2016

Key developments during May 2016 in the areas of Technology, Media and Telecommunications are summarised as follows. Penalty for misleading conduct by


Telecommunications, media and technology law update - April 2016
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia, OECD
  • May 10 2016

Key recent developments in the area of Technology, Media and Telecommunications (TMT) law are summarised as follows. Copyright in Russian television


Australian consumer law update: ACCC cases targeting false or misleading representations
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia
  • March 17 2016

Below is an update on three recent Federal Court of Australia cases targeting deceptive advertising and contraventions of the Australian Consumer Law


Court refuses injunction in TV format copyright dispute between Seven's My Kitchen Rules and Nine's The Hotplate
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia
  • August 11 2015

On 31 July 2015, three days after Channel Nine aired the first episode of its new reality cooking show,The Hotplate, Channel Seven issued proceedings


LG’s comparative advertisement with Samsung for 3D TV was misleading
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia
  • April 28 2015

Samsung issued proceedings against LG for misleading or deceptive conduct and the tort of injurious falsehood in relation to six television