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In Austal Ships Pty Ltd v Clay [2018] WASC 178, the Supreme Court of Western Australia granted an interim injunction to restrain a former employee of Austal, Mr Clay, from commencing employment with a competitor. Mr Clay had commenced employment at Austal in August 2014 as an...

Rights Owners Strike Back? Preliminary Discovery post Dallas Buyers Club Published by Lexis Nexis Internet Law Bulletin 18/2015 and Australian Intellectual Property Law Bulletin 28/2015 By Grant Hansen In 2012 the ISP iiNet achieved a notable victory in the High Court in  Roadshow Films Pty Ltd v iiNet Ltd (2012)...

(Published in Law Society Journal of NSW September 2014. Revised version published in Australian Commercial Law Tracker October 2014) Grant Hansen   In the seminal case on damages for software infringement, Autodesk v Cheung (1990) 171 IPR 69Justice Wilcox observed that:   one matter which is, in my opinion, relevant, is the difficulty...

Directors and Managers liability for copyright infringement over the internet. (Published in Internet Law Bulletin vol.18 No. 2, 2015) Grant Hansen A person who has under his control the means by which an infringement of copyright may be committed – such as a photocopying machine – and who...