Tuesday, August 21, 2007

American Airlines v Google

Another trademark keyword case against Google.

Friday, August 17, 2007

More JD's...

A move to follow the American system and nomenclature?

Or that of Melbourne Uni?

Tuesday, August 14, 2007

All that money from international students...

The value to higher education in Australia of the cash grab for international student derived income questioned in a recent report

Friday, August 10, 2007

Online TV Listings OK

THE Federal Court yesterday dismissed an action by the Nine Network against start-up independent electronic program guide supplier IceTV over claims that Ice infringed Nine's copyright to create its TV listings.

Saturday, August 4, 2007

Contracts on eBay

A NSW Supreme Cout decision yesterday considered the contractual status of auction sales on eBay.

The apparent of dearth of case law on this issue (evidenced by the judge referring to a German case) seems to confirm the view that the law applicable to an online auction is fundamentally the same as a physical auction.

Wednesday, August 1, 2007

Eminem v Apple

Link to The Age Story

I have tried to get a copy of the complaint  here with no success - servers not coping with the requests?

The two parties have tangoed previously over Apple's use of an Eminem track in a iPod ad - link to that complaint.