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Judge dismisses appeal of $1.5M mesothelioma judgment
Product Liability October 4, 2018 9:31 pm By Miklos Bolza

Building material manufacturer Amaca and distributor Seltsam have lost their appeal of a $1.5 million judgment won by a NSW resident who developed mesothelioma after […]

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AGM denied anti-suit injunction to block ASIC case
Financial Services September 27, 2018 9:41 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

A judge has shot down a request by financial services company AGM that the court block an ASIC proceeding seeking to revoke its financial services […]

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Director booted from board for missed meetings loses court challenge
Energy & Natural Resources September 24, 2018 1:46 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

A director of an energy company who was kicked off the board of directors for missing too many meetings has lost a Federal Court challenge […]

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Optus can access employee docs in fraud case
Telecommunications August 31, 2018 4:28 pm By Miklos Bolza

Telecommunications giant Optus has won court approval to access employee documents in order to pinpoint the location of a suspected fraudster who obtained over 3,400 […]

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Cult leader of ‘The Family’ denies abuse in class action defence
Class Actions August 28, 2018 1:01 pm By Christine Caulfield

The leader of the notorious cult known as The Family, who is facing a class action by sect members who claim they were tortured and […]

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Foxtel should pay more than a gym to stream copyrighted recordings, court told
Intellectual Property August 15, 2018 10:06 pm By Miklos Bolza

A Copyright Tribunal decision that led to substantially lower sound recording licence fees for Foxtel was “beyond the pale” because it compared fees charged to […]

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The most sought-after firms for IP litigation
Intellectual Property August 10, 2018 8:40 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

When it comes to bet-the-company matters that keep corporate counsel awake at night, intellectual property disputes often rank at the top of the list. And […]

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ASIC loses bid for interim receiver against AGM, OT, Ozifin
Restructuring & Insolvency July 27, 2018 11:52 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

A judge has denied ASIC’s bid to appoint an interim receiver to preserve the assets of three financial services companies that advised clients to invest […]

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Directed Electronics can’t block rival Hanhwa’s deal with Izuzu in IP case
Intellectual Property July 24, 2018 11:26 pm By Christine Caulfield

A judge has dismissed a bid by Australian auto electronics company Directed OE for an injunction stopping South Korean rival Hanhwa from supplying a new […]

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Sony, Universal, Warner Music join case against Copyright Tribunal
Intellectual Property July 23, 2018 9:50 pm By Miklos Bolza

Entertainment industry titans Sony Music Entertainment, Universal Music and Warner Music have joined an appeal to the Full Federal Court challenging a licence granted by […]

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