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Validus Advisory Group Pty Ltd: an important reminder of the requirement for an AFSL
  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
  • Australia
  • September 6 2018

Validus Advisory Group Pty Ltd v Consolidated Tin Mines Ltd 2018 NSWSC 417 stands as an important reminder of the consequences of carrying on a


State legislatures cannot vest jurisdiction in executive tribunals over residents of other States
  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
  • Australia
  • September 5 2018

The High Court unanimously held that a State legislature could not vest jurisdiction in an executive tribunal to hear a dispute between residents of


Patent infringement claim fails to put the brake on use of safety device
  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
  • Australia
  • September 4 2018

For those unaccustomed to industrial machinery, you would be forgiven for thinking that a press brake is the pedal to the left of the accelerator


Mining equipment patent lives up to (some of) its promises
  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
  • Australia
  • September 4 2018

Rock is famously hard. Equipment used to dig up rock needs to be even harder. Unfortunately, the process of digging leads to parts of the equipment


Mistake in pharmaceutical patent wording a hard pill to swallow
  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
  • Australia
  • September 4 2018

Pain is, well, a pain. One medication commonly used to relieve and manage pain and fever is paracetamol. Paracetamol is safe in low doses, but at high


Bovine genetic patent more than a load of bull
  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
  • Australia
  • September 4 2018

As any frequent diner will know, beef comes in grades that differ in quality (ranging from “prime” to “canner”) and hence desirability and price. Of


Taking a punt on the SPORTINGBET mark
  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
  • Australia
  • September 4 2018

The applicant has since 1999 marketed online betting services under the name SPORTSBET, first as part of a registered domain name and, since


Injuncting a winding up application: is there any room for abuse of process?
  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
  • Australia
  • August 31 2018

Two companies which contended they were ‘unquestionably solvent’ were unsuccessful in an application to injunct a party from instituting proceedings


Supreme Court confirms that Owners Corporations provide services under the Equal Opportunity Act
  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
  • Australia
  • August 31 2018

Owners Corporations are service providers for the purposes of the Equal Opportunity Act 2010 (EO Act) and therefore are required to make ‘reasonable


United we fall: Sinking a float, responsibly
  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
  • Australia
  • August 31 2018

A company’s claims against its lawyers and non-executive chairperson after a failed attempt to list have been dismissed. The case offers a unique