An Australian Intellectual Property Litigation Round-Up from the Commonwealth Courts portal as of 1 June 2012.
In the past week, the following intellectual property cases were commenced:
|NSD752/2012||Bills Licensing Pty Ltd (ACN 115 442 656), Bills Restaurants Pty Ltd (ACN 002 116 298) and Mr William Ronald Granger||Murdoch Books Pty Ltd (ACN 087 351 273)||Copyright||Originating application has been filed, directions set for 18 June 2012|
In the past week, the following case developments occurred:
|VID364/2012||LONSDALE AUSTRALIA LIMITED||Paul’S Retail Pty Ltd (ACN 114 419 242) andPw Inventory Pty Ltd (ACN 128 572 341)||Trade Marks||Defence submissions made, hearing set for 31 May 2012 which was adjourned for pre-hearing|
|MLG560/2012||Rajan Basnet||Shiva Prasad Thati & Rakesh Singh Karayat||Trade Marks||Directions set for 18 June 2012|
In the past week, the following cases were finalised:
|NSD612/2012||Apotex Pty Ltd (ACN 096 916 148)||Sanofi-Aventis||Patents||Case DismissedOrders of the Court:
Sanofi-Aventis Australian Patent No. 715655 be revoked
The originating application filed on 30 April 2012 otherwise be dismissed.