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Clayton Utz to represent La Trobe University in law school head’s suit over suspension
Employment April 3, 2019 10:23 pm By Christine Caulfield

La Trobe University has retained big six law firm Clayton Utz to represent it in legal action brought by the head of its law school […]

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Aussie Skips can rely on affidavit of ’emotional’ boss in Sydney council’s case, judge says
Environment April 3, 2019 11:15 pm By Christine Caulfield

A judge has allowed the filing of a last-minute affidavit by the general manager of waste disposal company Aussie Skips in a case brought by […]

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Fair Work Ombudsman ‘overreacted’ in wage case against Transpetrol, judge says
Employment March 27, 2019 9:30 pm By Christine Caulfield

A judge has told off the Fair Work Ombudsman for seeking penalties of up to $94,000 in a case alleging Norwegian shipping company Transpetrol underpaid […]

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Trade mark reputation not a factor in deceptively similar cases: Full Court
Intellectual Property December 4, 2018 8:43 pm By Miklos Bolza

A judge applied the “wrong test” when he considered the reputation of a trade mark in an infringement case alleging the marks of rival meat […]

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Auto shop loses bid to sue Holding Redlich over franchisee agreements
Contracts June 19, 2018 12:58 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The High Court has rejected a failed auto repair franchiser’s bid to appeal a ruling dismissing its case against Holding Redlich alleging the law firm […]

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TM reputation irrelevant in deceptively similar cases, court hears
Intellectual Property May 28, 2018 10:34 pm By Miklos Bolza

A trade mark’s reputation is beside the point in an infringement claim alleging deceptive similarity, the Full Federal Court heard Monday in an appeal of […]

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