Landmark decision on the use of trade marks online

Last Friday, the Federal Court handed accommodation manager Mantra Group a landmark victory, ruling that an operator of websites used to source accommodation bookings had misused Mantra’s trade marks.  Mallesons partner John Swinson takes a close look at the decision and the implications for trade mark owners here.  Mallesons represented Mantra in the litigation.

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Damien MacRae
Damien run's KWM’s annual trivia night in Sydney, which tells you (1) that he knows way too much about pop culture and (2) that he is a pedant for accuracy. These qualities might also explain why he's an IP lawyer.
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