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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


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


Another case considering t-shirt branding. Has Silberquelle been transplanted into Australian law?
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • September 2 2016

The Australian airline Qantas has had its opposition against the "t-shirt" mark below rejected by the Federal Court (Qantas Airways Limited v Edwards


Lights, camera, action! - will ‘revenge porn’ victims finally have a cause of action to sue offenders?
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • March 14 2016

The Senate's Legal and Constitutional Affairs References Committee ("Committee"), in an inquiry into the worldwide phenomenon known as 'revenge porn'


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


The “it's complicated” relationship between social media and Australian copyright law - can the ALRC's fair use exception help?
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • April 2 2014

Following Oxford Dictionaries' decision to Crown "selfie" as "Word of the Year" for 2013, we saw a particularly famous one "break" Twitter and spark


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


Google AdWords and the UK Interflora case
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • September 19 2013

For some businesses, Google AdWords offers an easy means of increasing brand recognition and profile amidst almost endless search engine results


Innovation projects for super trustees navigating the legal issues
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • September 7 2016

Superannuation trustees are now significant buyers of information technology, data analytics and media services, as well as being investors in new


Telstra gets to go to Rio forFree!
  • Holman Webb
  • Australia
  • August 23 2016

There is no doubt that the Olympics are a brilliant example of global co-operation, athletic prowess and human endurance. They also happen to be good