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Bitter dispute ends in cancellation of ‘Urban Ale’ trade mark
Intellectual Property February 7, 2020 7:41 pm By Miklos Bolza

A Melbourne-based craft brewery has had its ‘Urban Ale’ trade mark cancelled, with a judge finding other beer makers might want to use the words […]

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Biotechs to battle in Federal Court over ‘Access’ trade marks
Intellectual Property February 5, 2020 2:49 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Two biotech companies that provide molecular diagnostic products used in genetic screening will face off in Federal Court over whether one of the company’s ‘Access’ […]

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Dutch coffee giant pours hot water on K-fee’s patent for espresso capsule
Intellectual Property February 4, 2020 2:38 pm By Miklos Bolza

The Dutch coffee company behind the popular Moccona brand has successfully opposed a coffee capsule patent sought by coffee machine maker K-fee. IP Australia delegate […]

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Judge tosses Vagisil maker’s challenge to European rival’s trade mark
Intellectual Property February 4, 2020 11:43 am By Miklos Bolza

The international company behind the Vagisil feminine hygiene brand has lost its bid to stop a European competitor from registering Vagisan as a trade mark […]

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Visy ordered to pay $1.6M to bubble wrap maker over licence for Chobani spoons
Intellectual Property February 3, 2020 5:17 pm By Miklos Bolza

The company behind the ubiquitous bubble wrap has won a consumer case against Visy Packaging and others, with the Federal Court awarding almost $3 million […]

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Penfolds maker foils another ‘knockoff’ plot by blocking trade mark
Intellectual Property January 31, 2020 3:01 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Treasury Wine Estates has notched another legal victory in its ongoing battle to block Chinese knockoffs of its iconic Penfolds wine brand. Penfolds maker Southcorp […]

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‘Malishus’ trade mark owner appeals ruling awarding $10 in compensatory damages
Intellectual Property January 29, 2020 12:53 pm By Miklos Bolza

An Australian musician is seeking to appeal a ruling in a trade mark lawsuit against New Zealand-based clothing company Malishus and its directors, which awarded […]

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Quinn Emanuel lures IP heavyweight from Allens
People In The News January 24, 2020 1:30 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

US litigation powerhouse Quinn Emanuel has lured a leading patent attorney from Allens to grow its Sydney office. Philip Kerr will join the firm as […]

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Melbourne dermatologist wins ugly fight with Johnson & Johnson over beauty cream trade mark
Intellectual Property January 22, 2020 11:31 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

The owner of a Melbourne-based dermatology clinic has come out on top in a battle with Johnson & Johnson over a trade mark for creams […]

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Biosimilar drug makers settle IP spat over arthritis drug Humira
Intellectual Property January 21, 2020 2:21 pm By Christine Caulfield

German drug company Fresenius Kadi has resolved a patent case brought by Korean drug company Samsung Bioepis over a biosimilar of top selling arthritis drug […]

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