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Trade Marks Office decides opposition evidence filed 1 week after deadline can be considered under regulation 21.19
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia
  • August 27 2015

We previously reported that the new extension of time provisions to file evidence in trade mark oppositions introduced by the Intellectual Property


Trade mark confidence signals big things to come for “the Hayne Plane”
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • August 25 2015

Pre-season gridiron games aren’t usually on most Aussie’s sports radars in August the run-up to the AFL and NRL finals usually take up most of our


The pitfalls of DIY trade marks
  • FB Rice
  • Australia
  • August 21 2015

There is growing awareness amongst small to medium enterprises (SMEs) that intellectual property (IP) protection is an important and necessary


‘Je Suis Cecil’ trade mark law and distasteful capitalism
  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
  • Australia
  • August 12 2015

Most people can remember what they were doing or where they were on 11 September 2001. I was on a train, travelling from Long Island to New York City


IP licensing and structuring considerations for Australian registered trade mark owners
  • Gadens Lawyers
  • Australia
  • August 11 2015

The recent Federal Court of Australia decision in Skyy Spirits LLC v Lodestar Anstalt 2015 FCA 509 serves as a reminder that Australian registered


New rules for determining availability of a business name
  • FB Rice
  • Australia
  • August 7 2015

Registration of a business name is managed under the Business Names Registration Act 2011. The rules for determining whether a business name is


The trade mark games: mocking (Tar) Jay
  • FAL Lawyers
  • Australia
  • August 7 2015

Hearing Officer Iain Thompson supported Target's opposition argument that the use of the marks would be contrary to law (Section 42(b) of Trade Marks


Too raunchy to register: navigating the murky waters of scandalous trade marks
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • August 6 2015

Trade mark registrations for REDSKINS owned by the Washington Redskins football team face Cancellation in that country because a US court has held


Dunnes Stores, “always better value?” not so, rules the High Court
  • FRKelly
  • Australia
  • August 6 2015

On 9 June 2015, Mr. Justice Brian Cregan of the High Court held that the retailer Dunnes Stores had engaged in unlawful comparative advertising


Protecting your turf with trade marks and plant breeder’s rights
  • Shelston IP
  • Australia
  • August 5 2015

Sir Walter is a variety of turf grass (Stenotaphrum secundatum) for which Buchanan Turf Supplies Pty Ltd ("Buchanan") was granted Plant Breeder's