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Sweepstakes in Australia: what you need to know before allowing Australian customers to enter your global trade promotion (or competition)
  • Addisons
  • Australia
  • August 6 2015

Adapting a global sweepstake to include Australia is not as complicated as it may first appear. While sweepstakes (referred to as draws in Australia


In-game currencies: in the line of fire?
  • Gilbert + Tobin
  • Australia
  • August 19 2014

There has been a stratospheric rise in online and app-based social gaming due to the ubiquity of internet and smartphone use. As these games grow in


Larrikin Music Publishing Pty Ltd v EMI Songs Australia Pty Limited: kookaburra gets the last laugh
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • March 26 2010

The decision concerned allegations including breach of copyright in respect of the pop song "Down Under", recorded in 1979 and again in 1981 by Men at Work


Faces in advertising and on packaging: what effect do they have on consumer behaviour?
  • Griffith Hack
  • Australia
  • November 8 2013

As a regular item in NeedToKnow: Trade Marks, I highlight a scientific or psychological study on consumer behaviour that has caught my attention


Teachers, students and social media: a recipe for disaster?
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • February 18 2014

There is no doubt that the development of technology and its use in the classroom has created an indispensible tool to engage and interact with


ACCC v Coles Supermarkets Australia Pty Ltd
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Australia
  • June 24 2014

On 18 June 2014 the Federal Court ruled that Coles engaged in misleading and deceptive conduct in contravention of sections 18, 29(1) and 33 of the


Surfing the social media wave
  • Baldwins
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • November 2 2012

More and more people are jumping on the social media platform and using Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Linked-In to promote themselves, their goods and services


If you can’t beat them, block them. Section 115a strikes against piracy websites, this time for the music industry
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Australia
  • May 4 2017

Last week in the Federal Court of Australia, over thirty internet service providers (ISPs) including TPG, Optus and Telstra were ordered to block


Referrer beware: proceed with caution when contemplating "refer a friend" promotions
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • May 11 2017

Businesses are increasingly harnessing the power of "refer a friend" or "send to friend" campaigns to implement viral marketing strategies and to


Soft Kitty, Same Kitty: The Big Bang Theory sued for copyright infringement Bazinga
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia, USA
  • March 17 2016

Over Christmas, the producers of The Big Bang Theory (amongst others) received a rather unwelcome gift - their now-famous Soft Kitty lullaby has