Australia Update – When use supersedes descriptiveness
This matter concerned an application by ATP Institute Pty Ltd to register the trade mark MULTI FOOD in connection with supplements in Class 5.
This matter concerned an application by ATP Institute Pty Ltd to register the trade mark MULTI FOOD in connection...
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New Zealand Update – Another Costly Opposition for Monster Energy
Monster Energy Company opposed registration of trade mark application No. 1039137 UNLEASH YOUR POWER in Class 30, owned by Nutrition Fit 2004, Limited. Monster Energy’s opposition was based...
Monster Energy Company opposed registration of trade mark application No. 1039137 UNLEASH YOUR POWER in Class 30, owned by...
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Australia Update – No reputation, No opposition
Elmwood Design opposed the application by Dig & Fish to register the trade mark DIG&FISH in connection with a range of business and information technology services.
Elmwood Design opposed the application by Dig & Fish to register the trade mark DIG&FISH in connection with a...
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Changes to Australian Consumer Law: Substantial Increase in Financial Penalties
On 23 August 2018, Parliament passed legislation amending the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth)(CCA). The amendment increases the maximum financial penalties under the Australian Consumer Law for provisions...
On 23 August 2018, Parliament passed legislation amending the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth)(CCA). The amendment increases the...
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Tempest Destroys Abel Tasman
Casella Wines Pty Limited (Casella) filed a trade mark application on 15 December 2015 for the word mark ABEL TASMAN in respect of wine in class 33. It...
Casella Wines Pty Limited (Casella) filed a trade mark application on 15 December 2015 for the word mark ABEL...
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Spruson & Ferguson welcomes our expanded Australian team
Spruson & Ferguson welcomes its expanded Australian team and is pleased to now offer direct services from an additional primary office in Brisbane. As previously announced, Spruson & Ferguson...
Spruson & Ferguson welcomes its expanded Australian team and is pleased to now offer direct services from an additional...
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Cullens is now Spruson & Ferguson
Cullens has merged with Australian IP firm Fisher Adams Kelly Callinans and Asia-Pacific IP firm Spruson & Ferguson to form one combined firm operating as Spruson & Ferguson.
Cullens has merged with Australian IP firm Fisher Adams Kelly Callinans and Asia-Pacific IP firm Spruson & Ferguson to...
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Fisher Adams Kelly Callinans is now Spruson & Ferguson
Fisher Adams Kelly Callinans (FAKC) has merged with Australian IP firm Cullens and Asia-Pacific IP firm Spruson & Ferguson to form one combined firm operating as Spruson & Ferguson.
Fisher Adams Kelly Callinans (FAKC) has merged with Australian IP firm Cullens and Asia-Pacific IP firm Spruson & Ferguson...
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Spruson & Ferguson appoints seven new Principals
Spruson & Ferguson is pleased to announce the appointment of seven new Principals across the firm as part of the 2018 promotions.
Spruson & Ferguson is pleased to announce the appointment of seven new Principals across the firm as part of...
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