New South Wales

New South Wales Lunchtime Event

Working the Angls: Trade Mark and Evidence Law Aspects of Pinnacle Runway v Triangl

DATE: Tuesday, 11 February 2020
TIME: 12.45 pm         A light lunch will be served
1.00 pm        Presentation
2.00 pm          Concludes
VENUE: Ashurst
Level 11, Martin Place
5 Martin Place
Sydney  NSW  2000
TOPIC: Working the Angls: Trade Mark and Evidence Law Aspects of Pinnacle Runway v Triangl

Justice Murphy’s decision in Pinnacle Runway v Triangl [2019] FCA 1662 addressed some important issues of trade mark and evidence law. Neil Murray SC and Frances St John were counsel for the successful respondent. They will consider those issues, including the key questions of how use of a style name in fashion is not necessarily use as a trade mark, and the admissibility of evidence from the Wayback Machine.

 SPEAKERS: Neil Murray SC, Tenth Floor Chambers
Neil specialises in intellectual property law; and chiefly practises in patent, trade mark, passing off, copyright, confidential information, and consumer protection matters. He also practises in administrative law, particularly reviews of decisions of the Copyright Tribunal, the Commissioner of Patents and the Registrar of Trade Marks. He has appeared in some of Australia’s leading IP cases. Neil appears chiefly in the Federal Court of Australia in Sydney and Melbourne, and elsewhere as required. He also appears in the High Court of Australia, the Supreme Court of New South Wales, the Patents Office, the Trade Marks Office, and the Copyright Tribunal. Neil has been recognised by Doyle’s Guide, Chambers Asia‐Pacific Guide, World Trademark Review and Best Lawyers.
Frances St John, Tenth Floor Selborne/Wentworth Chambers
Frances St John specialises in intellectual property. She regularly appears in the Federal Court, the Patent Office, the Trade Marks Office, and the Copyright Tribunal. Frances has been recognised by Doyle’s Guide and Best Lawyers as a leading junior counsel in intellectual property.
COST: $50.00 Members (incl. $4.45 GST)

$80.00 Non-Members (Incl. $7.27 GST)

CPD: 1 CPD point – Substantive Law

RSVP: Tuesday, 4 February 2020

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