The latest Part of the Australian Intellectual Property Journal is a compilation honouring the contributions of Janice Luck upon her retirement from academia, and includes the following content, focusing primarily on trade mark and designs law: “A requiem for Champagne Heidsieck: Trade mark use and parallel importation” – Robert Burrell and Michael Handler; “The luckless plan to plan infringer” – David J Brennan; “The various legal challenges to tobacco packaging regulations” – Mark Davison; and Registering non-traditional signs as trade marks in Australia: A retrospective” – Dr Amanda Scardamaglia and Mitchell Adams. There is also an Editorial by General Editor Dr David Lindsay, and a tribute penned by Professor Sam Ricketson.
The latest Part of AIPJ includes the following articles: “Understanding the “safe harbour”: The prohibition on engaging in legal practice and its application to patent and trade marks attorneys in Australia” – Francesca Bartlett and Robert Burrell; “Accessing and affording drugs despite the patent barrier: Compulsory licensing and like arrangements?” – Charles Lawson; and “The American shop rights doctrine and the inventions of Australian employees” – Robert F Considine.
The last Part of Volume 23 of Australian Intellectual Property Journal includes the following articles: “Zombie marks? Ceased registrations, failed applications and citation objections under s 44 of the Trade Marks Act” – Michael Handler and Robert Burrell; “Opening up the Australian archives on colonial trade mark registrations” – Amanda Scardamaglia; and “Nintendo power: Innovation through collaboration and coercion in the video game industry” – David Kandestin.