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.
Thursday, 23 October 2014
iiNet, Amnet, Dodo and Wideband have been hit by another round of litigation.
Wednesday, 13 August 2014
Before evaluating any new steps in digital copyright measures, it’s worth recalling those that have been implemented before – to see what worked, and what didn’t.