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Landmark personal leave challenge by Mondelez gets Full Court’s attention
Employment February 20, 2019 9:38 pm By Christine Caulfield

The Full Federal Court on Thursday will hear arguments in an employment case that calls into question the meaning of the personal leave provisions of […]

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D’Aquino Bros says it can prove its Scotch Whisky is the real deal
Intellectual Property December 10, 2018 9:01 pm By Christine Caulfield

Defending against a fourth trade mark infringement lawsuit by the UK’s Scotch Whisky Association, Australian liquor retailer D’Aquino Bros has told a court all of […]

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In tossing Made In Australia case, court clarifies ‘substantial transformation’ test
Competition & Consumer Protection December 3, 2018 8:49 pm By Miklos Bolza

A court has ruled that Chinese vitamin company Nature’s Care cannot sell its imported fish oil and vitamin D with the ‘Made In Australia’ logo […]

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Goodman Fielder fights bid to have pasta trade marks deregistered
Intellectual Property October 16, 2018 11:15 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Food manufacturer Goodman Fielder has shot back against claims by rival Conga Foods that six of its trade marks for pasta products should be deregistered […]

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Aussie wine label regime floated to fight copycats
Intellectual Property September 24, 2018 11:30 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The Department of Agriculture and Water Resources has proposed a wine label directory meant to safeguard the intellectual property of Australian wine makers by making […]

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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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Foodora ordered to pay rider $15,600 in landmark unfair dismissal case
Employment November 16, 2018 11:55 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

A Foodora delivery rider has won $15,600 in an unfair dismissal case hailed as a test case for the gig economy, with the Fair Work […]

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Common shapes don’t distinguish Italian meat co.’s trade mark, delegate finds
Intellectual Property November 12, 2018 3:22 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Italian deli meat producer AIA has lost its opposition to a trade mark application by competing salumi manufacturer Borgo, with the Registrar of Trade marks […]

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Mars melts Kraft’s patent for heat-resistant chocolate
Intellectual Property September 13, 2018 10:25 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Confectionery giant Mars has successfully opposed an application by Kraft Foods for an Australian patent for chocolate that doesn’t melt in the summer months. IP […]

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Court cans Asahi bid for docs to probe consumer claims against Gloria Jeans owner
Competition & Consumer Protection October 15, 2018 5:27 pm By Miklos Bolza

Asahi Beverages has lost a bid for preliminary discovery to consider whether it should bring misleading and deceptive conduct claims against a unit of Retail […]

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