Estate Group update: New fees for probate applications now apply
On 30 September 2018, the new Supreme Court (Fees) Regulations that set out the new fees and fee structure came into effect. Our latest Estate Group update outlines the new fees and explains how they are applied.
Commercial and Corporate case note: Court’s decision ‘shredz’ $2.25 million from Heinz for misleading or deceptive health claims
In the recent case Australian Competition and Consumer Commission v H.J. Heinz Company Australia Limited , the Federal Court determined that the well-known food manufacturer and food supplier, Heinz, breached the Australian Consumer Law by making misleading or deceptive representations that its ‘Little Kids fruit & veg SHREDZ‘ products were beneficial to the health of children aged 1 to 3 years.
Intellectual Property update: New IP Court list to provide affordable IP dispute resolution
On 1 July 2018, a specialist intellectual property (IP) list was introduced to the Federal Circuit Court system with the objective of providing efficient and cost effective dispute resolution for IP matters in a more consistent and timely manner.