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Court to hear a2 Milk trade mark appeals together
Intellectual Property August 20, 2019 1:34 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The Federal Court will hear two high-stakes trade mark appeals by the a2 Milk Company together, after IP Australia delegates found two marks containing “a2”, […]

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A2 files another court challenge after ‘a2 milk’ trade mark rejected
Intellectual Property August 15, 2019 3:41 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The a2 Milk Company has launched a second court challenge in as many months to a ruling from IP Australia, after rival Lion Dairy successfully […]

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Funder wants 25% of recovery in class action over ‘illusory’ vehicle warranties
Class Actions August 14, 2019 9:23 pm By Christine Caulfield

The funder behind a class action against a unit of car leasing company McMillan Shakespeare for allegedly engaging in unfair tactics when selling car warranties […]

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Ex-Reinventure partner must have independent valuer assess her claim to cut of $100M
Financial Services August 7, 2019 3:09 pm By Miklos Bolza

The former partner of Westpac-backed venture capital firm Reinventure Group has been ordered to appoint an independent valuer to clarify the claimed loss against her […]

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Unilever drops appeal over Nivea deodorant claims
Competition & Consumer Protection August 5, 2019 9:53 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Consumer giant Unilever has dropped its challenge to a ruling that found competitor Beiersdorf did not make misleading claims about its Nivea clinical strength deodorant […]

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Potato wholesaler Mitolo to pay $240,000 penalty in ACCC’s unfair contract case
Competition & Consumer Protection August 2, 2019 12:09 pm By Christine Caulfield

Australia’s largest potato wholesaler Mitolo Group will pay a penalty of $240,000 to resolve the consumer regulator’s case alleging its contracts with growers were unfair. […]

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ASIC ‘plucking numbers out of the air’ in penalty hearing for Vocation execs, court told
Securities July 31, 2019 8:15 pm By Amelia Birnie

Lawyers for former Vocation CEO Mark Hutchinson say the corporate regulator is “plucking numbers out of the air” in its bid to secure disqualifications of […]

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Delegate says A2 milk common meaning bars ‘true A2’ trade mark
Intellectual Property July 16, 2019 3:19 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The phrase true A2 is not inherently adapted to distinguish the A2 Milk Company’s products because A2 milk is commonly understood to signify less allergenic […]

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Drunks and prostitutes: Down N’ Out trade mark evokes Sin City, not In-N-Out, court told
Intellectual Property July 3, 2019 8:48 pm By Miklos Bolza

Sydney’s Down N’ Out Burgers has rejected claims that it appropriated the trade mark of US burger chain In-N-Out, telling a court at the close […]

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A2 Milk takes Lion Dairy to court over ‘True A2’ trade mark
Intellectual Property June 27, 2019 2:07 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The A2 Milk Company is appealing a ruling that granted rival Lion Dairy’s opposition to its application to trade mark the phrase ‘True A2″ for […]

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