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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


False “Australian made” claims cost internet retailer of Chinese ugg boots
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia
  • September 21 2011

An online retailer of iconic ugg boots has been penalised for $430,000 by the Federal Court after falsely and misleadingly claiming that the boots it sold were made in Australia


No copyright in digital data signals, says Full Federal Court
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • July 4 2016

The Full Federal Court has confirmed that the Copyright Act does not protect digitally created streams of data representing the sounds and images of


Ed Sheeran the latest target of copyright lawsuit
  • Baldwins
  • Australia, Germany, United Kingdom, USA
  • June 13 2016

News broke last week that pop star Ed Sheeran is being sued by California songwriter duo Martin Harrington and Tom Leonard. The suit relates to


Look before you blog! The case of Nextra Australia v Fletcher
  • Holman Webb
  • Australia
  • September 15 2014

Owners of businesses need to exercise care when making comments online about their competitors or industry, even where those comments are posted on a


How the Nurofen Specific Pain Range marketing strategy was undone as misleading by the ACCC
  • Cordato Partners
  • Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom
  • January 12 2016

It was a brilliant marketing strategy instead of marketing the fast-acting Nurofen for pain relief as one product effective for a range of pains (as


Liability for the views of others - defamation in the digital age
  • Russell Kennedy
  • Australia
  • July 5 2016

Builders Champion Homes, a residential building company operating in the Greater Sydney and Illawarra region, commenced legal proceedings against


There’s to be no more drip pricing of booking fees since the Jetstar decision
  • Cordato Partners
  • Australia
  • February 15 2016

The ACCC has forced Jetstar and Virgin to warn people who are Booking online that a Booking fee may be payable when a flight is selected, instead of


AOD-9604: patents, peptides, performance and.cellulite?
  • Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick
  • Australia
  • May 14 2013

Australia is no stranger to sporting scandals. Cricket's "John the bookmaker" affair, horse racing's "Fine Cotton" scandal and any number of player


Protecting your franchise’s online reputation: Nextra v Fletcher
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • July 14 2014

Franchisees and franchisors have a commercial interest in maintaining their franchise's online reputation as this is part of the branding or image of