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ACCC can seek fines against defunct dealer of fake Aboriginal art
Competition & Consumer Protection January 16, 2019 5:17 pm By Miklos Bolza

The ACCC can continue its case against failed Aboriginal art wholesaler Birubi Art, which went into liquidation after the court found it violated the Australian […]

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Atomic coffee machine distributor roasted in appeal of trade mark decision
Intellectual Property January 15, 2019 8:30 pm By Miklos Bolza

The Australian distributor of Atomic coffee machines has lost a Federal Court appeal of an IP Australia decision allowing the registration of the Atomic trade […]

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Ex-Radio Rentals CEO knew about misleading contracts, class action claims
Class Actions January 9, 2019 9:19 pm By Miklos Bolza

The former CEO of Radio Rentals, James Marshall, has been dragged into a consumer class action alleging he knew the home goods rental company pushed […]

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Clipsal copycat seller gets more time to pay contempt fine in trade mark case
Intellectual Property January 8, 2019 8:55 pm By Miklos Bolza

A man charged with contempt of court for failing to hand over infringing products in a trade mark case won by electrical goods manufacturer Clipsal […]

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Unilever’s case over Nivea deodorant stinks, judge finds
Competition & Consumer Protection January 4, 2019 12:08 am By Cat Fredenburgh

Unilever’s allegations that consumer goods competitor Beiersdorf made misleading claims about its Nivea clinical strength deodorant products don’t pass the smell test, a judge has […]

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Treasury Wine can’t get costs for stayed class actions, court told
Class Actions December 19, 2018 4:36 pm By Miklos Bolza

Treasury Wine Estates can’t claim its legal costs in defending against two stayed shareholder class actions because the terms of a settlement in a third […]

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Ramsay Health Care’s Nuramel trade mark beats off challenge
Intellectual Property December 6, 2018 1:49 pm By Christine Caulfield

Ramsay Health Care has defeated a challenge to its Nuramel trade mark for a brand of infant formula, with IP Australia saying while the mark […]

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Major dairy players to tweak contracts to address ACCC concerns
Consumer Goods December 3, 2018 12:36 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Five dairy processors have agreed to make changes to their supply contracts to address the ACCC’s concerns that certain terms were unfair to dairy farmers. […]

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Catch Group takes another stab at trade mark opposition
Intellectual Property November 29, 2018 12:13 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Catch Group has appealed a decision from IP Australia that shot down its opposition to a trade mark by a rival online store. The e-retailer, […]

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Catch Group files trade mark lawsuit over ‘Catch of the week’ deals
Intellectual Property November 28, 2018 11:51 am By Cat Fredenburgh

E-retailer Catch Group has filed a trade mark lawsuit against a popular online classified ads provider over its “Catch of the week” and “Catch of […]

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