Friday, 23 January 2015
Pop star Rihanna has won a legal battle against British retailer Topshop, which used her image on a t-shirt without her permission.
Wednesday, 7 January 2015
An Australian restaurant that was accused by a popular London eatery of stealing photos of its food has allegedly responded by telling them to “go f-ck yourself”.
Wednesday, 10 December 2014
Increasing numbers of Australian businesses are becoming embroiled in legal battles in Asia over trademark and copyright issues.
Thursday, 4 December 2014
The Federal Court yesterday rejected Apple’s attempt to own the term “app store”.
Popular restaurant chain The Meat & Wine Co is embroiled in a legal dispute with a restaurant in Malaysia, which it claims has copied its business.
Wednesday, 3 December 2014
Coffee giant Vittoria has won a trademark dispute that went all the way to the High Court against one of its competitors, Caffe Molinari.
Tuesday, 2 December 2014
PepsiCo has emerged victorious in an ongoing legal dispute with Coca-Cola over the shape of its bottles.
Monday, 17 November 2014
Australian electricity retailer Powershop has been forced to remove an ad featuring a likeness to Star Wars character Darth Vader, following a complaint from the film’s producers, LucasFilm.
Friday, 14 November 2014
The Federal Court has awarded $50,000 in damages to a mining company after a former employee breached his employment contract by downloading computer files as a “trophy” for his time at the company.