Daniel Jepson

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Recent Posts

Survival of the Fittest in Trade Marks Dispute

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 8, 2017 8:51:35 AM / by Daniel Jepson posted in Business Corporate & Commercial, Franchising & Retail

We all know someone who is addicted to Crossfit. Not surprisingly, with its rise in popularity those behind Crossfit have taken steps to protect the brand. This includes the registration of ‘CROSSFIT’ as a trade mark all over the world. In Australia, the word ‘CROSSFIT’ has three separate registrations in a number of different classes.

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First Domino to fall? ACCC obtains first ‘penalty’ under the Franchising Code

[fa icon="calendar'] May 24, 2017 11:28:45 AM / by Daniel Jepson posted in Business Corporate & Commercial, Franchising & Retail

Domino’s Pizza Enterprises Ltd (Domino’s) has recently paid $18,000 to the ACCC in relation to two alleged breaches of the Franchising Code of Conduct (the Code). According to the ACCC, this represents the first ‘penalty’ for an alleged breach of the Code since it was revamped in 2015.

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Telstra gets to go to Rio for…Free!

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 23, 2016 4:03:44 PM / by Daniel Jepson posted in Business Corporate & Commercial

There is no doubt that the Olympics are a brilliant example of global co-operation, athletic prowess and human endurance. They also happen to be good for business too, as the recent case of Australian Olympic Committee, Inc. v  Telstra  Corporation Limited [2016] FCA 857 demonstrates.

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