COVID-19 and Contracts

With unprecedented uncertainty in the current business landscape, you may be wondering: what happens to your contractual commitments?

| Posted by Akash Pandey
Innovation patent ceases to exist - what impact does that have on Australian patents?
Intellectual Property Rights: The Strange Cases of the Macaque and the Machine
Share price valuation: market value or fair and reasonable value?
Drafting contracts: more than a conversation?

The decision of Petropoulos v CPD Holdings Pty Ltd provides an important lesson for businesses entering into a contract to fully record their intentions in writing and abide by them. The case emphasises the NSW Supreme Court’s strict approach towards enforcing written terms over any verbal variations. 

| Posted by Lauren Howe
Privacy, Reputation and Trust
Lessons Learned from the Notifiable Data Breaches Scheme

Coinciding with the start of Privacy Awareness Week, the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner has released the Insights Report on the Notifiable Data Breaches Scheme, reviewing its first twelve months of operation.

| Posted by Sam Hartridge
Privacy Awareness Week

A preview Privacy Awareness Week in Australia beginning on 12th May, explaining the importance of data security and safeguarding your customers and your own personal data online

| Posted by Angus Hunter
Data breaches continue to bite! – Notifiable Data Breaches Dec 2018 Quarter
Positive steps for trademark protection in China

Two successive decisions out of IP Courts in China from late 2018 have paved new ground for protecting unregistered well-known trademarks throughout the nation. As Australia’s top destination for international trademark filings, these developments are critical for...

| Posted by Aperion Law