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Network 10 to ‘fiercely defend’ Boss trade mark case by Fairfax
Intellectual Property November 15, 2018 1:34 pm By Miklos Bolza

Network 10 told a court Thursday it would “fiercely defend” a trade mark case brought by Fairfax Media over 10’s recent rebrand and its newly […]

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McMillan Shakespeare unit denies car warranties ‘illusory’
Class Actions November 15, 2018 10:55 pm By Christine Caulfield

Defending a class action alleging its vehicle warranties were worthless, a unit of car leasing company McMillan Shakespeare said it has paid out claims to more 3,600 drivers, and was obligated to consider each claim “on its merits”.

AMS says vaginal mesh claims don’t meet bar for class action
Product Liability November 8, 2018 2:45 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Medical device maker AMS has told the Federal Court that claims in a class action against it over allegedly defective pelvic mesh implants did not meet […]

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Appco drops appeal in ‘sham’ contracting class action
Class Actions October 26, 2018 11:25 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Fundraising company Appco Group has dropped its appeal of a judge’s decision to let an $85 million wage case against it move forward as a […]

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AMS loses bid to restrict group size in pelvic mesh class action
Class Actions October 24, 2018 7:36 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The judge overseeing a class action against American Medical Systems over allegedly defective pelvic mesh implants has rejected the medical device maker’s bid to alter […]

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Hastie liquidators pick two test cases over unpaid bills, but stay bid coming
Construction October 23, 2018 12:24 pm By Christine Caulfield

Liquidators for the collapsed Hastie Group will pursue test cases against two construction companies in their legal fight against more than two dozen major builders […]

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Déjà vu as AMS fights to restrict membership in pelvic mesh class action
Class Actions October 18, 2018 9:56 pm By Miklos Bolza

Medical device maker American Medical Systems, which is facing a class action over allegedly faulty pelvic mesh implants, has taken a page from the Ethicon […]

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Sanitarium, Rebel appeal ruling in $1.4M suit over promotion campaign
Contracts September 7, 2018 4:58 pm By Miklos Bolza

Cereal giant Sanitarium and retailer Rebel Sports are challenging a decision dismissing proceedings against a UK marketing company amid a contractual dispute over a recent […]

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McMillan Shakespeare unit hit with class action over car warranties
Baker McKenzie September 6, 2018 10:15 pm By Christine Caulfield

A subsidiary of car leasing company McMillan Shakespeare faces a class action over vehicle warranties that gave the company “complete and unfettered” discretion to reject […]

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Appco can’t put brakes on ‘sham contracting’ class action
Class Actions August 21, 2018 1:05 pm By Miklos Bolza

Fundraising company Appco Group Australia has failed in its bid to put a massive sham contracting class action in the Federal Court on hold while […]

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