The creators of Polish lemonade brand, Mr Lemonade, were recently left with a sour taste in their mouths after Yoko Ono brought legal proceedings in the United Kingdom.
The Federal Court of Australia recently handed down orders in two cases concerning access to copyright infringing websites.
German supermarket giant Aldi wound up in a two-year legal battle when it opposed the registration of Moroccanoil Israel Ltd's (MIL) "MOROCCANOIL" word mark for hair care products in 2015.
Australian tennis pro Thanasi Kokkinakis found himself being taken to an unfamiliar type of court recently, when cereal giant Kellogg's opposed his registration of a "Special K" trade mark.
In May, a number of significant media reforms were introduced under the 2017-18 Budget, such as the proposed abolition of the "two out of three" ownership rule and broadcasting licence fees for free-to-air networks such as ABC, the Nine Network, Network Ten and SBS.
The Commonwealth Government recently proposed new legislation that will compel technology companies, such as Apple, WhatsApp and Facebook, to provide law enforcement agencies with access to users' encrypted messages.
In March 2017, Minister for Revenue and Financial Services, the Hon Kelly O'Dwyer, released draft legislation seeking to reform Australia's insolvency laws as part of the National Innovation and Science Agenda.
From 1 January 2018, developers and builders of residential and mixed-use strata buildings will be required to lodge a bond with NSW Fair Trading.
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New mandatory data breach notification provisions are to be introduced under the Privacy Amendment (Notifiable Data Breaches) Bill 2016.