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JustKapital founder may drag Corrs Chambers Westgarth into $1M dispute
Business of Law March 14, 2019 10:54 pm By Cat Fredenburgh and Miklos Bolza

The founder of JustKapital is considering adding Corrs Chambers Westgarth to a lawsuit he brought seeking nearly $1 million allegedly owed as part of a […]

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ABC, Fairfax slam judge’s ‘narrow’ definition of espionage in Chau Chak Wing appeal
Defamation February 21, 2019 3:22 pm By Miklos Bolza

Media organisations ABC and Fairfax have argued that a judge’s definition of espionage was “artificially narrow” when striking out their truth defence to a defamation […]

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Ultra Tune slapped with $2.6M fine for misleading franchisees, deceiving court
Competition & Consumer Protection January 18, 2019 4:25 pm By Miklos Bolza

National car repair franchise Ultra Tune has been ordered to pay a $2.6 million penalty, with a judge finding the firm had not only breached […]

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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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Seven employee sues network for wages after exit to Ten
Employment October 30, 2018 11:33 pm By Miklos Bolza

Seven Network’s former director of program partnerships is suing the national broadcaster for putting her on unpaid maternity leave and extending her non-compete period after […]

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Reckitt lozenge ads banned for good as case by Difflam maker ends
Healthcare October 5, 2018 2:15 pm By Miklos Bolza

Consumer goods giant Reckitt Benckiser has been permanently barred from displaying select ads for its Strepfen throat lozenges, as the Federal Court dismissed proceedings filed […]

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Airservices judge OKs common fund despite Westpac’s Money Max appeal
Class Actions October 12, 2018 11:23 pm By Christine Caulfield

A federal judge has signed off on a funding agreement in an employment class action against Airservices, even as he acknowledged a pending challenge to […]

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ACCC hopes laundry cartel case will wash with Full Court
Appeals August 16, 2018 11:44 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The Full Federal Court will hear arguments next week in an appeal by the ACCC over an alleged laundry detergent cartel, the first so-called hub […]

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Pain relief for Difflam maker as Reckitt forced to pull lozenge ads
Competition & Consumer Protection August 10, 2018 10:19 pm By Miklos Bolza

Consumer goods giant Reckitt Benckiser has been ordered by the Federal Court to remove all in-store advertising for its Strepfen throat lozenges after a successful […]

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ACCC is not GSK’s compliance department, court told
Competition & Consumer Protection July 30, 2018 8:22 pm By Miklos Bolza

The first day of a liability hearing in a consumer case over GlaxoSmithKline’s marketing for its popular Voltaren products has seen an ACCC witness deflect […]

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