X hits on this document

77 views

0 shares

0 downloads

0 comments

29 / 31

key provision: s120 TMA

Three (3) categories of infringement under s120 TMA:

(a)

s120(1): infringing use in relation to registered goods or services

(b)

s120(2): infringing use in relation to ‘same description’ or closely related goods or services

(c)

s120(3): infringement of well-known trade marks

common element: infringing mark must be ‘substantially identical or deceptively similar’

(ii)The requirement that there is ‘use’ by the infringer as a trade mark

Shell Co of Australia Limited v Esso Standard Oil (Australia) Limited (1963) CLR 407 (MBG 2007 at 741)

* Coca Cola Distributors v All Fect Distributors Pty Ltd (1999) 47 IPR 481 (MBG 2007 at 749)

*Johnson & Johnson Australia v Sterling Pharmaceuticals (1991) 21 IPR 1 (RR 2005 at 999)

*Top Heavy v Killin (1996) 34 IPR 282 (RR 2005 at 999)

Pepsico Australia Pty Limited (t/a Frito-Lay) v Kettle Chip Co Pty Limited (1996) 33 IPR 161 (RR 2005 at 999)

Koninklijke Philips Electronics NV v Remington Products Australia Pty Ltd (2000) 48 IPR 257 (RR 2005 at 100-1001)

(iii)Another limit to infringement: secondary dealings (including parallel imports)

s123 TMA

*R A & A Bailey & Co Limited v Boccaccio Pty Limited (1986) 6 IPR 279

Transport Tyre Sales Pty Ltd v Montana Tyres and Rims Pty Ltd (1999) 43 IPR 481 at [40]-[54]

The Polo/Lauren Company LP v Ziliani Holdings Pty Ltd [2008] FCA 49 (5 February 2008) (currently on appeal)

(iv)Tests of ‘substantially identical’ or ‘deceptively similar’

(a)‘substantially identical’

* Shell Co of Australia Limited v Esso Standard Oil (Australia) Limited (1963) CLR 407 (RR 2005 at 996-997)

(b)‘deceptively similar’

* Shell Co of Australia Limited v Esso Standard Oil (Australia) Limited (1963) CLR 407 (RR 2005 at 996-997)

* Australian Woollen Mills Ltd v FS Walton & Co Ltd (1937) 58 CLR 641 (RR 2005 at 1001-1002)

Wingate Marketing Pty Ltd v Levi Strauss & Co Ltd (1994) 28 IPR 193 (RR 2005 at 1002)

Polaroid Corporation v Sole N Pty Limited [1981] 1 NSWLR 49 (RR 2005 at 1002 and 1004)

Southern Cross Refrigerating Co v Toowoomba Foundry Pty Limited (1954) 91 CLR 592 (RR 2005 at 1003)

Registrar of Trade Marks v Woolworths (1999) 45 IPR 411 (‘Woolworths Metro’)

Effem Foods Pty Ltd v Wandella Pet Foods Pty Ltd [2006] FCA 767 (23 June 2006) (‘Schmackos’)

Beecham Group Plc v Colgate-Palmolive Pty Ltd [2005] FCA 838 (22 June 2005) (‘Macleans’)

Document info
Document views77
Page views77
Page last viewedSun Dec 04 15:21:47 UTC 2016
Pages31
Paragraphs1133
Words8078

Comments