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LAW205 Introduces the concepts of real and personal property law in Australia.

Laws of Australia - Legal Encyclopaedia

Using The Laws of Australia in Westlaw select Intellectual Property to browse the following topics and sub topics.

Copyright

Introduction; Protected Subject Matter Works; Protected Subject Matter other than Works; Duration of copyright; Requirements for Subsistence of Copyright Connecting Factors; Rights of Owner of Copyright and Infringement of those rights; Defences to Infringement and permitted uses; Remedies for Infringement and other breaches; Ownership and exploitation of Copyright; Statutory Licences; Collective Administration of Rights; Copyright Tribunal; Protection of Performers; International Copyright Protection

Designs

Introduction; Requirements for Registration; Registration; Ownership and Exploitation of Designs; Infringement of Rights of Registered Owner in Registered Design; Designs/Copyright Overlap; Offences and Penalties; International Conventions

Circuit Layouts

Introduction; Eligible layouts; Infingements of Eligible Layout Rights; Defences to Infringement of Eligible Layout Rights; Procedure and Remedies for Infringement; Overlap with Other Intellectual property and competition and consumer legislation

Patents

Introduction; Requirements for Valid Patent; Ownership of Patents; Process for obtaining and maintaining Patent; Interpretation of patent specifications; Infringement of Patentee's Exclusive Rights; Exploitation of Patent rights; International Agreements on Patents

Plant Breeder's Rights

Introduction; Registrable Plant Varieties; Application for Plant Breeder's Rights; Enforcement of Plant Breeder's Rights; Plant Breeder's Rights and other intellectual property rights

Confidential Information

Introduction; Elements of Modern Action; Defences and Exceptions; Procedure and Remedies; Related Actions

Passing Off and Related Actions

Introduction; Goodwill and Reputation; Defendant's Conduct; Damage; Proof of Passing Off and Defences; Remedies; Misleading and Deceiptive Conduct; Related Actions

Trade Marks

Introduction; Sources of Protection of Trade Marks; Definitoin of Trade Mark; Register and Process of Registration; Requirements for and Restrictions on Registration; Rectification of Register; Infringement and Enforcement of Rights; Assignments, Licensing and Recordal of Interests; International Conventions and Treaties; Transition from Trade Marks Act 1955 (Cth)

Halsbury's Laws of Australia - Legal Encyclopaedia

Using Halsbury's Laws of Australia in Lexis Advance select the browse function to locate Intellectual Property and view the following topics and sub topics.

Circuit Layouts

Protection governed by (Cth) Circuit Layouts Act 1989; Commercial Dealings; Acts of Infringements; Defences for Infringements; Remedies for Infringements; Procedural matters for Infringements

Confidential Information

Information capable of protection; Disclosure of confidential information; The obligation of confidence; Requirement of detriment or prejudice; Springboard Doctrine; Third Parties; Special Relationship; Defences; Remedies

Copyright

Subsistence of copyright; duration of copyright; first ownership of copyright; Rights of the copyright owner; Licensing and assignment; Infringement; Defences to Infringement; Statutory Licences; Actins and Procedure; Remedies; Offences involving infringement of copyright; Administration of copyright; Moral rights; Performers' Protection

Designs

Registration of Designs; Ownership; Infringement; Jurisdiction and powers of Courts; International arrangements; Miscellaneous

Passing Off

Reputation and Goodwill; Misrepresentation; Damages; Remedies

Patents

Application Process; Patentability and validity; Specifications; Grant and term of Patents; Patentees' rights and limitations; Innovation Patents; Infringement; Exploitation; Administration, Review and Adjudication; Patent Attorneys

Plant Breeder's Rights

The Plant Breeder's Right; Breeding new plant varieties; Application for Plant Breeder's rights; Examination of the application for plant breeder's rights; Objections to grant; Grant and revocation of rights; Essential derivation; Enforcement of rights; Administration of Plant Breeder's Rights

Trade Marks

Registration of Trade Marks; Rejection by Registrar; Capacity to distinguish; Opposition to registration; Infringement; Trade Mark Infringement proceedings; Defences to infringement; Remedies and other orders; Amendment, cancellation, revocation and removal for non-use; Assignment. licensing and authorised users; Trade Mark offences

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