CLIPSO trade mark is expunged in the face of CLIPSAL in a segmented market
Valve has been fined $3 million for contraventions of the Australian Consumer Law consumer guarantees
A closer look at Nicholas J’s decision in Roadshow v Telstra ordering access to third party offshore websites blocked
Moshinsky J has rejected Intervet’s claim to entitlement to a patent application on the basis of the US “hired to invent” doctrine
Henley Arch v Lucky Homes: innocent infringement and the damages calculations
The Full Court has accepted that an exclusive licensee can agree to acquire all its requirements of the licensed products from the patentee. A sub-licensee, however, is not an exclusive licensee.
According to the traditional view, recently applied by Rares J, there would be no infringement in Australia in the circumstances outlined.
The Full Court has dismissed Chemist Warehouse’s appeal from Middleton J’s ruling that the get up of Direct Chemist Outlet’s stores did not “pass off” on Chemist Warehouse’s get up
Nicholas J has ruled that by selling its Razor fan Martec has infringed Hunter Pacific’s registered design for a ceiling fan hub, ADR No. 340171.
In partly allowing Glaxo’s appeal, the Full Court (Allsop CJ, Yates and Robertson JJ) has ruled against an expansive interpretation of omnibus claims.