December 2013


December 16, 2013 10:55 AM | Posted by Rory Jolley, Michael Tehan | Permalink
The Fair Work Commission has again this week confirmed that employers may validly sack employees for injudicious use of social media use – whether at work or not. The message to employees is clear: you need to think carefully before making comments on social media relating to your employment. read more
December 11, 2013 2:56 PM | Posted by Matt Davies and Paul Kallenbach | Permalink
The recent decision of the Australian High Court in Aristocrat Technologies Australia Pty Ltd v Global Gaming Supplies Pty Ltd [2013] HCA 21(Aristocrat) serves as an intriguing illustration of the evidentiary challenges confronting those seeking to enforce their intellectual property rights in a global marketplace.
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December 9, 2013 3:11 PM | Posted by Nicole Reid and Paul Kallenbach | Permalink
The High Court has handed down its decision in the litigation between Sanofi-Aventis and Apotex. The case concerns Apotex's proposal to sell a generic version of Sanofi-Aventis' leflunomide drug, ARAVA®, for which Apotex obtained registration on the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods (ARTG). read more