Big damages award for unjustified threat overturned on appeal by Full Federal Court

The Full Court of the Federal Court of Australia reversed a decision awarding substantial damages for an unjustified threat in long-running litigation: Australian Mud Company Pty Ltd v Coretell Pty Ltd [2017] FCAFC 44 (17 March 2017). The primary judge had held that the respondents (Coretell) had not infringed the patent of Australian Mud Company (AMC) and