Best Trade Mark Cases 2017 Australia and New Zealand

Welcome to Shelston IP’s round up of key trade mark cases in Australia and New Zealand for 2017.   It was a little quiet on the trade mark scene in New Zealand in 2017 but there was plenty happening in Australia including some important Full Federal Court cases. In particular, the Full Federal Court has

Best Trade Mark Cases 2016

Welcome to Shelston IP’s 2016 round up of key trade mark cases in Australia and New Zealand.   Non-use cases made a frequent appearance in 2016, including interesting decisions on the level of control required over a licensee to rely on the licensee’s use of the trade mark, and whether a foreign entity can be