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Emails reveal Kmart employees shared links to streetwear co’s designs, court told
Intellectual Property July 10, 2019 2:39 pm By Amelia Birnie

Streetwear brand Globe International has alleged department store chain Kmart was reasonably aware it was infringing copyright, after internal emails revealed Kmart clothing designers shared […]

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Treasury Wine tries to claw back former exec’s $1.3M bonus
Employment July 5, 2019 10:07 pm By Amelia Birnie

Treasury Wine Estates is trying to claw back a $1.3 million share bonus paid to former managing director Peter Dixon, alleging serious misconduct relating to […]

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$1.1M settlement in Quaker Hill Nursing Home class action wins court approval
Class Actions June 14, 2019 2:04 pm By Miklos Bolza

A court has given the green light to a $1.1 million class action settlement with the owners of Sydney’s Quakers Hill Nursing Home over a […]

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Mills Oakley nabs K&L Gates partner for launch of Melbourne IP group
People In The News May 28, 2019 1:07 pm By Miklos Bolza

Australian law firm Mills Oakley has established an IP practice in its Melbourne office, snatching a senior lawyer from rival K&L Gates, which is now […]

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Property developers accused of ‘gaming the system’ at GST class action trial
Class Actions May 1, 2019 10:58 pm By Amelia Birnie

Multiple Canberra property developers have been accused of deliberately trying to avoid repaying GST to home buyers at the outset of a class action trial […]

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Judge signs off on Halifax liquidators’ plan to email creditors
Restructuring & Insolvency May 1, 2019 10:12 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Creditors of defunct stockbroker Halifax Investment may soon get emails from the company’s liquidators, after a judge signed off on their request to keep creditors […]

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Catch Group settles dispute with Kogan over ‘catch’ AdWords
Intellectual Property April 11, 2019 9:32 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

E-retail giant Catch Group has settled a lawsuit against Kogan for alleging violating its “catch” trade marks and the consumer law through sponsored links on […]

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Judge can’t be mediator too, court says in ex-Macquarie advisers’ wage case
Employment April 10, 2019 9:26 pm By Christine Caulfield

A judge has refused a bid by Macquarie Bank and a group of former financial advisers to preside over a mediation of their spat over […]

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Macquarie faces 5th lawsuit by ex-financial advisers, settles earlier case
Employment April 1, 2019 10:20 pm By Christine Caulfield

Macquarie Bank has been hit with yet another lawsuit by a group of financial advisers alleging the firm breached the Fair Work Act by denying […]

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CFMMEU fined $55,000 for pressuring worker to join union
Employment March 8, 2019 9:32 pm By Miklos Bolza

The CFMMEU has been hit with a $55,080 penalty after a judge found the union pressured a landscaper to join despite only being contracted to […]

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