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Professional Horse Racing is a Dangerous Recreational Activity
  • Barry.Nilsson. Lawyers
  • Australia
  • October 6 2016

Whether catastrophic injuries suffered by a jockey during professional horse race were the materialisation of an obvious risk of a dangerous

Illegal streaming of boxing match knocked out by Duco
  • Griffith Hack
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • October 12 2016

Unauthorised online streaming of live entertainment that is otherwise available through a pay-per-view model may be down for the count. Duco Events

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

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

Court finds Optus misled consumers on network coverage
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • February 24 2014

If you heard the following sentence in an advertisement, what would you think it means? "When it comes to the percentage of Australians the Optus

One infringement to rule them all: Federal Court finds jewellery infringes copyright in Lord of the Rings
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • September 19 2016

A fictional phrase in a fictional language from Lord of the Rings was protected by copyright, and its unauthorised reproduction infringed that

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

Copyright Found in Mordor Writing. Great Eye grimly pleased.
  • Williams + Hughes
  • Australia
  • September 27 2016

In the recent Federal Court decision Tolkien Estate Limited v Saltalamacchia 2016 FCA 944 (11 August 2016), Beach J granted summary judgment against

Use of a trade mark without a product to sell
  • Johnson Winter & Slattery
  • Australia
  • September 26 2016

In the recent decision of Dick Smith Investments Pty Ltd v Ramsey, the Court was called on to determine a dispute between the owners of two homophonic

Specsavers v Luxottica
  • MARQUE Lawyers
  • Australia
  • July 18 2013

There's a fine line between acceptable advertising BS, or puffery, and misleading or deceptive conduct. Often you only find out that you've crossed