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Treasury Wine Estates wins $352,000 judgment over Penfolds ‘copycats’
Intellectual Property May 7, 2019 10:27 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Treasury Wine Estates has won a $352,000 judgment against an Australian company for allegedly violating its trade marks by¬†making and selling copycat Penfolds products in […]

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ACCC can’t swallow Meredith Dairy’s resale price maintenance plan
Competition & Consumer Protection May 1, 2019 3:50 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

A resale price maintenance notification by Meredith Dairy that would block resellers from selling its goat cheese products below a specified price raises competition concerns, […]

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Judgment looms in battle over iconic Kraft peanut butter trade dress
Intellectual Property April 30, 2019 10:51 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Judgment is expected Wednesday in a high-stakes dispute between consumer giants Kraft and Bega over who owns the rights to the signature Kraft peanut butter […]

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Corner Hotel takes aim at Birdland partner jazz club with trade mark lawsuit
Intellectual Property April 8, 2019 1:54 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Melbourne-based pub and music venue The Corner Hotel has filed a trade mark lawsuit against a jazz club formed in partnership with iconic New York […]

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Addisons partner can inspect documents in Bega, Fonterra trade mark dispute
Intellectual Property April 5, 2019 9:31 pm By Miklos Bolza

Bega Cheese has presuaded a court to allow a partner from Addisons Lawyers to access select confidential documents, expanding the confidentiality regime at the heart […]

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McDonald’s strikes back in trade mark dispute with famed Melbourne pub
Intellectual Property April 3, 2019 12:29 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

McDonald’s is seeking the cancellation of trade marks held by famed Melbourne pub The Corner Hotel, which sued the fast food giant last year for […]

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PappaRich franchise operator accused of underpaying workers $74,000
Employment March 22, 2019 11:39 pm By Christine Caulfield

A PappaRich franchise operator is facing legal action by the Fair Work Ombudsman for allegedly underpaying 154 workers at three of the Malaysian food chain’s […]

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Retail Food Group slammed as ‘particularly unjust’ in damning franchise report
Franchise March 14, 2019 11:00 pm By Christine Caulfield

A parliamentary report released Thursday recommended major reform to the $170 billion franchise industry and called on three government agencies to probe franchise giant Retail […]

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Bellamy’s keeps up fight for cost capping in joint class actions
Class Actions March 11, 2019 12:23 pm By Christine Caulfield

Baby food maker Bellamy’s is not giving up its fight to limit the costs of two shareholder class actions against the company, lodging an appeal […]

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Damages fight in infringement case over fruit container patents wraps up
Intellectual Property February 25, 2019 3:25 pm By Christine Caulfield

A damages battle in an infringement case over two patents for the ubiquitous plastic produce containers found in grocery stores across Australia is over, with […]

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