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QRxPharma defendants can access class members’ broker details
Class Actions September 13, 2018 11:49 pm By Miklos Bolza

The defendants in a shareholder class action over QRxPharma’s alleged failure to disclose problems with regulatory approval for its painkiller Moxduo have won access to […]

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Australia, Canada settle patent fight over commemorative coins
Intellectual Property September 11, 2018 10:55 am By Christine Caulfield

An international IP dispute between the Royal Australian Mint and its Canadian counterpart over a patent for printed commemorative coins has settled, three months after […]

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Judge trims class action against Commonwealth Bank
Class Actions September 7, 2018 10:19 pm By Miklos Bolza

A judge has struck out part of a class action against the Commonwealth Bank of Australia that alleges it kept investors in the dark about […]

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Instant Botox maker used Allergan’s trade mark for comparison’s sake, court hears
Intellectual Property September 5, 2018 8:30 pm By Miklos Bolza

The company that manufactures Instant Botox has denied infringing on Allergan’s Botox trade mark, telling a court Wednesday its use of the word was for […]

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Nurofen superiority claims breached consumer law, Full Court affirms
Competition & Consumer Protection August 24, 2018 11:19 am By Cat Fredenburgh

The Full Federal Court has shot down Reckitt Benckiser’s appeal of a ruling that it misled consumers with claims that its Nurofen is a more […]

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Commonwealth Bank pans class action pleadings as ‘vague penumbra’
Class Actions August 24, 2018 4:32 pm By Miklos Bolza

The Commonwealth Bank of Australia is seeking to strike out portions of a shareholder class action over allegedly lax anti-money laundering and anti-terrorism financing controls […]

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Funder was ‘moving force’ behind ‘doomed’ Octaviar class action, court told
Class Actions August 22, 2018 10:16 pm By Miklos Bolza

The Public Trustee of Queensland asked a court Wednesday for indemnity costs from a global litigation funder its says was the “real moving force” behind […]

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Judge overlooked crucial evidence in Nurofen case, Full Court hears
Competition & Consumer Protection August 20, 2018 10:23 pm By Miklos Bolza

A Federal Court judge skipped vital witness testimony when he ruled Reckitt Benckiser misled consumers about the effectiveness of its Nurofen painkiller, the pharmaceutical company […]

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Aristocrat mulls misleading conduct case against Ainsworth
Intellectual Property August 7, 2018 9:27 pm By Miklos Bolza

Gaming giant Aristocrat Technologies is seeking further documents from rival Ainsworth Game Technology to weigh misleading conduct and passing off claims as it mounts a […]

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Fate of CBA class actions on the line as GetSwift appeal looms
Class Actions July 31, 2018 1:24 pm By Miklos Bolza

Lawyers for two competing class actions against the Commonwealth Bank of Australia over breaches of anti-money laundering laws say the cases can happily co-exist, but […]

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