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Recent publications

Date: 23 Aug 2016
The conversion of employees from casual to permanent employment without a break in service is fairly common. But when those employees are made redundant, how must their redundancy pay be calculated? There is a new answer to this question, following a recent decision of the Fair Work Commission (FWC).
Date: 19 Aug 2016
In our 'Did you know...' series, we share our insights into recent developments in the Planning & Environment sector.
Date: 18 Aug 2016
The Federal Court of Australia recently delivered its decision in Qantas Airways Limited v Edwards [2014] FCA 729, which stems from an opposition to a trade mark application that was filed back in April 2010. The Court’s findings offer useful guidance for trade mark owners seeking to oppose a trade mark on the basis of ‘deceptive similarity’, or on the basis that confusion would arise as a result of the reputation acquired in their own mark.