Recent Cases

Combe International Ltd v Dr August Wolff GmbH & Co. KG Arzneimittel [2021] FCAFC 8 (11 February 2021) (McKerracher, Gleeson and Burley JJ)


PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE – application for leave to appeal to the Full Court from judgment of single judge pursuant to s 195(2) of the Trade Marks Act 1995 (Cth) – leave granted

TRADE MARKS – opposition proceeding – s 44 ground of opposition – whether mark deceptively similar to prior registered marks – descriptive components and “idea” of trade mark