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Maurice Blackburn to pause Fearless Girl promotions while State Street case plays out
Intellectual Property March 7, 2019 10:40 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Maurice Blackburn has agreed to refrain from any marketing or promotion using a replica of the iconic New York statue, Fearless Girl, while it defends […]

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Class action common fund orders are here to stay: Or are they?
Expert Insights March 6, 2019 9:13 pm By Colleen Platford, Crispian Lynch, Rebecca Spigelman, Antonia Garling and Matt Mackenzie, Gilbert + Tobin

Last week’s double decisions of the Full Court of the Federal Court and the New South Wales Court of Appeal confirm the Courts’ powers to […]

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Judge lifts injunction won by State Street against Maurice Blackburn’s Fearless Girl
Intellectual Property February 21, 2019 9:53 pm By Christine Caulfield

Maurice Blackburn has persuaded a judge to lift a temporary injunction that blocked the law firm from going ahead with plans to unveil a replica […]

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Maurice Blackburn faces trade mark infringement suit over Fearless Girl replica
Intellectual Property February 15, 2019 10:04 pm By Christine Caulfield

US financial services giant State Street Global Advisers has brought legal action against Maurice Blackburn Lawyers, alleging the law firm’s plan to erect a copy […]

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Judge allows expert reports in Cargill, Viterra case over $420M Joe White sale
Corporate February 14, 2019 2:19 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The judge overseeing the marathon trial between agricultural giants Cargill and Viterra over the $420 million sale of malt producer Joe White has shot down […]

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IP Australia challenges landmark Rokt software patent ruling
Intellectual Property January 17, 2019 9:50 am By Cat Fredenburgh

IP Australia has brought a challenge to a landmark court victory for startup Rokt approving a computer software patent. The Commissioner of Patents filed an […]

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Cargill ordered to give Glencore info on unauthorised barley use
Corporate January 14, 2019 5:08 pm By Miklos Bolza

Agricultural giant Cargill has been ordered to hand over documents to Glencore regarding its use of an unauthorised type of barley before and after its […]

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NSW Ports pans ACCC for ‘vague’ competition case
Competition & Consumer Protection December 20, 2018 2:40 pm By Miklos Bolza

NSW Ports has criticised the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission for expecting the company to file a defence to the regulator’s allegations of anti-competitive conduct […]

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As trial looms, who owns ‘Love is in the Air’ copyright up in the air
Intellectual Property December 19, 2018 9:00 pm By Miklos Bolza

The judge overseeing a lawsuit against Air France over the alleged unauthorised use of the song “Love is in the Air” will have to weigh […]

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Viterra says others lied about malt quality, judge wants to know who
Corporate December 14, 2018 10:31 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Viterra can amend its defence mid-trial in its dispute with Cargill over the $420 sale of its Joe White malt business to argue it was […]

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