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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


Memes in advertising: a copyright mess
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Australia, USA
  • September 2 2013

Memes are, without a doubt, the greatest thing about the internet. There is an entire sub-culture of the English speaking world that exists around


ACCC v Chopra: penalty submissions in the aftermath of CFMEU and Barbaro
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • July 27 2015

On 29 May 2015, Justice Middleton delivered his decision in ACCC v Dhruv Chopra (Chopra). The ACCC had alleged that Mr Chopra, an online retailer of


Australia - Communications Minister announces ACMA review - 15 June 2015
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • July 27 2015

Communications Minister, Malcolm Turnbull, has issued a statement announcing his intention to conduct a comprehensive review of the Australia


Redfoo embroiled in Vine rip-off scandal; literally we can’t believe our ears
  • MARQUE Lawyers
  • Australia
  • November 17 2014

You've probably heard about Play-N-Skillz' new musical masterpiece, "Literally I Can't", featuring Redfoo and others. If not, you can watch the video


To quote or not to quote: that is the question
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • December 12 2012

We’re often asked how to protect rights in a quote, or whether one can use a memorable line authored by someone else


Online defamation: a warning to anonymous posters
  • McCullough Robertson
  • Australia
  • June 2 2015

A recent decision of the Federal Court of Australia has sent a stark warning to online posters who make defamatory comments under the guise of a fake


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


Parody accounts on Facebook and Instagram: a no-go zone?
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • July 22 2013

Our latest posts on the Adam Gilchrist parody Twitter account saga (see here and here) have generated such interest that we thought we'd do a little


Souvenir shops beware! The Sydney Opera House is now a three dimensional trade mark
  • Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick
  • Australia
  • January 24 2014

The Australian Trade Mark Office has recently accepted Trademark Application No. 1577707, which is a three dimensional shape trademark in the shape