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Vodafone ordered to pay ACCC, Telstra legal bills
Competition & Consumer Protection February 13, 2018 8:16 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Vodafone will have to cough up $295,000 to cover the legal bills of the ACCC and Telstra after falling short in its bid for judicial […]

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Corporate penalties to triple under new proposal
News October 24, 2017 12:36 pm By Christine Caulfield

The Australian Securities and Investments Commission could get more teeth under a new proposal by a Turnbull government taskforce released Tuesday, with penalties for corporate […]

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Facebook, Google face ACCC spotlight in digital media probe
Competition & Consumer Protection February 26, 2018 7:03 pm By Jennifer Cooke

Facebook and Google are in the consumer regulator’s sights, the ACCC said Monday on the release of the key issues it will be examining as […]

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CFMEU appeal against $2.4 million penalty to start in May
Employment February 15, 2018 5:44 pm By Jennifer Cooke

A May date is likely for an appeal by the Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union, its state entity and nine union officials against more […]

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Rush claims Nationwide grasping for subpoena in defamation case
Media April 14, 2018 12:22 pm By Miklos Bolza

A barrister for actor Geoffrey Rush has accused Nationwide News of wanting to change its defence purely to gain access to Sydney Theatre Company documents […]

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Mine fined for workplace death from sub-standard electrics
Energy & Natural Resources February 27, 2018 1:33 pm By Jennifer Cooke

A family-owned limestone mine and one of its workers were fined a total of $948,000 on Monday after a woman on the property was electrocuted […]

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Ansell, Reckitt settle condom patent case
Intellectual Property February 15, 2018 10:49 am By Jennifer Cooke

Ansell Healthcare has settled its patent infringement lawsuit against rival condom maker Reckitt Benckiser over a patent for a more natural feeling, non-latex condom. The […]

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Writers’ Guild slams “mishmash” of evidence in royalties case
Intellectual Property April 17, 2018 8:40 pm By Miklos Bolza

A barrister for the Australian Writers’ Guild has blasted documents produced by the non-profit Screenrights in a court battle over tens of millions of dollars […]

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Telcos do battle over Voxson’s 1994 patent
Intellectual Property March 6, 2018 9:17 pm By Jennifer Cooke

Telstra and Vodafone were on the same side of the courtroom Tuesday for the start of a six-week trial in a case accusing the telcos […]

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Taronga Zoo says rival Sydney Zoo not quite in Sydney
Intellectual Property March 6, 2018 6:40 pm By Jennifer Cooke

Whether western Sydney is part of central Sydney will be a key question for the Federal Court in a trademark battle between Sydney’s iconic Taronga […]

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