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Davies Collison Cave
This article covers events which occurred in April and May 2020, including the ACCC's continuing response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Davies Collison Cave
In-N-Out Burgers, Inc v Hashtag Burgers Pty Ltd [2020] FCA 193 (26 February 2020) is a case of deliberate appropriation of an overseas brand.
Kells
Major banks signed on to share customers' data (on receipt of a request from the customer) to authorised data recipients.
Shelston IP
Discussion about recent case debating whether KC engaged in misleading conduct by using the word Flushable.
Johnson Winter & Slattery
On 5 June 2020, the Federal Court in ACCC v Sony Interactive Entertainment Network Europe Limited (Sony) [2020] FCA 787 ordered Sony to pay $3.5 million in pecuniary penalties because,...
Bartier Perry
Examination of the circumstances in which the court will set aside gifts from elderly relatives as unconscionable.
Hazelbrook Legal
Neobanks and fintech startups should be aware of the increased obligations and liabilities that these changes impose.
Stacks Law Firm
Interesting case raising issues such as misleading & deceptive conduct and trademark infringements.
Austria
Preslmayr Rechtsanwälte OG
Specifically, instead of returning the entrance or participation fees, organisers may temporarily issue vouchers, which may be redeemed for other events set up by the same organiser.
Canada
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
Having weathered the storm for several months, Canadian food, beverage and agribusiness (FBA) businesses are now in a position to reflect upon what they have learned throughout this pandemic.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
In the recent decision of Computron Systems International Inc. v. Ladhani et al., 2020 ONSC 3188, the Ontario Superior Court reaffirmed the role of the Sale of Goods Act, R.S.O.
Torkin Manes LLP
In early June the Canadian Centre for Cyber Security (CCC) released four critical sets of guidelines for acquiring secure cloud services.
Aird & Berlis LLP
The Ministry of Energy, Northern Development and Mines recently announced that consumers on the Regulated Price Plan (RPP) who pay time-of-use (TOU) prices will be able to opt out of TOU pricing to tiered prices...
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
On March 25, 2020, a new law passed by the Ontario legislature made significant amendments to the province's personal health information legislation, the Personal Health Information Protection Act.
Clark Wilson LLP
At the start of 2020, the California Consumer Privacy Act, or CCPA, came into effect and quickly became one of the most comprehensive and stringent privacy laws in the US to date.
China
Kangxin
The subject of appearance design patentability and infringement determination has always been an issue in the industry. Different subjects represent different views of judgment, which could lead to...
European Union
Withers LLP
Regulation 2019/1150/EU establishes new rules to protect business users and consumers on marketplaces and online platforms. It will come into force from 12 July, 2020...
Cooley LLP
The European Commission is holding a consultation on proposed amendments to the EU's General Product Safety Directive.
India
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
Recently, the U.S. Supreme Court in the case of Patent and Trademark Office v. Booking.com B. V., No. 19-46 (U.S. Jun. 30, 2020) opined on whether the addition of the generic top-level domain...
HSA Advocates
Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) on June 1, 2020, published the draft CERC (Terms and Conditions of Tariff) (Second Amendment) Regulations, 2020 to further amend the CERC (Terms and Conditions of Tariff) Regulations, 2019.
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