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Uber Eats makes restaurant contracts easier to swallow after ACCC scrutiny
Competition & Consumer Protection July 17, 2019 3:53 pm By Christine Caulfield

Uber Eats will overhaul its contracts with restaurants after an investigation by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission found the agreements unfairly favoured the food […]

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Ex-James Estate Wines boss ‘manufactured’ evidence in $14M dispute with ANZ, court says
Restructuring & Insolvency July 5, 2019 5:24 pm By Amelia Birnie

A judge has dismissed failed winemaker David James’ latest bid to overturn a $14 million guarantor judgment against him and in favour of ANZ, saying […]

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Treasury Wine tries to claw back former exec’s $1.3M bonus
Employment July 5, 2019 10:07 pm By Amelia Birnie

Treasury Wine Estates is trying to claw back a $1.3 million share bonus paid to former managing director Peter Dixon, alleging serious misconduct relating to […]

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Drunks and prostitutes: Down N’ Out trade mark evokes Sin City, not In-N-Out, court told
Intellectual Property July 3, 2019 8:48 pm By Miklos Bolza

Sydney’s Down N’ Out Burgers has rejected claims that it appropriated the trade mark of US burger chain In-N-Out, telling a court at the close […]

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A2 Milk takes Lion Dairy to court over ‘True A2’ trade mark
Intellectual Property June 27, 2019 2:07 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The A2 Milk Company is appealing a ruling that granted rival Lion Dairy’s opposition to its application to trade mark the phrase ‘True A2″ for […]

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Domino’s hit with underpayment class action
Class Actions June 25, 2019 1:31 pm By Amelia Birnie

Domino’s Pizza says it will defend a class action filed against it on behalf of thousands of delivery drivers and in-store workers who were allegedly […]

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Red Rich Fruits amends contracts with growers amid ACCC concerns
Competition & Consumer Protection June 25, 2019 5:25 pm By Amelia Birnie

Australian fresh fruit trader Red Rich Fruits has agreed to change potentially unfair contract terms that forced growers to provide credits for rejected fruit, amid […]

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Murray Goulburn pays $42M to settle shareholder class action
Class Actions June 24, 2019 8:55 pm By Amelia Birnie

Dairy supplier Murray Goulburn has agreed to pay $42 million to settle one of two shareholder class actions over a 2016 profit forecast revision that […]

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Mark Elliott’s firm appeals costs ruling in Treasury Wine class action
Appeals June 24, 2019 8:38 pm By Miklos Bolza

A firm owned by solicitor Mark Elliot has launched an appeal challenging costs orders made against it in a stayed class action against winemaker Treasury […]

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Judge crushes Monster Energy’s opposition to monster wheel trade marks
Intellectual Property June 21, 2019 10:05 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

A judge has allowed a company associated with leading tyre retailer Bob Jane T-Mart to register three trade marks for its brand of Monster alloy […]

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