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Kick off! English Premier League kicks unauthorised live streaming as the UK High Court makes first “live” blocking order
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • May 5 2017

Live streaming is a red-hot topic in the Australian IP sphere. In February this year, the streaming of Foxtel’s broadcast of the Mundine v Green fight


Court of Appeal upholds decision that Newspaper must pay significant damages for defaming journalist and pay indemnity costs on the District Court scale
  • Barry.Nilsson. Lawyers
  • Australia
  • May 17 2017

The Court of Appeal upheld the decision of the Supreme Court of Townsville that a National Australian newspaper defamed a retired journalist by


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


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


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


Differing approaches by English and Australian courts to defamation on social media
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • June 26 2014

In a judgment handed down on 29 November 2013 in Mickle v Farley, Judge Elkaim of the District Court of NSW found that a former Orange High School


Spriggs v Commissioner of Taxation; Riddell v Commissioner of Taxation
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia
  • September 7 2009

The High Court recently unanimously held that professional sportspeople can claim management fees as tax deductions


Australian music studios get orders blocking access to Kickass Torrents websites
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia
  • May 1 2017

Justice Burley of the Federal Court has made orders blocking access to seven domain names for the Kickass Torrents website. The orders were sought by


Disney’s “frozen” in copyright dispute filmmaker can’t let it go
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • April 28 2015

A snowman loses his carrot nose, and it slides out to the middle of a frozen pond; the snowman is on one side of the pond and an animal who covets


“I am, you are, we are Australian”.
  • MARQUE Lawyers
  • Australia
  • March 23 2015

The 1987 song by Bruce of The Seekers and Dobe of The Bushwackers has entered the list of iconic Australian songs gaining the attention of the courts