FMCG Express | May 2021 Edition

26 May 2021
Kerry Awerbuch, Partner, Melbourne Brett Feltham, Partner, Sydney Kelly Griffiths, Partner, Melbourne Hazel McDwyer, Partner, Sydney Antoine Pace, Partner, Melbourne Peter Poulos, Partner, Melbourne David Smith, Partner, Melbourne Breanna Davies, Special Counsel, Sydney

2021 certainly started with a bang; we are seeing a significant boost in appetite for advice right across our FMCG client base, including a lot of M&A activity, and we are excited to see how the year ahead unfolds.

In the May 2021 edition of FMCG Express, editor Hazel McDwyer and the Gadens team provide some key industry insights, including a rundown of the new .au Domain Administration Rules; significant changes foreshadowed for the Designs Act; an overview of claims made regarding therapeutic goods during the pandemic; and a deep-dive into the Fonterra v Bega decision.

On the regulatory front, we look at the ACCC and where it will be focusing this year and ASIC’s crackdown on illegal phoenix activity.

If you would like to discuss any queries regarding this edition or if you have any other feedback, please do get in touch with our teams.

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With special thanks to our other contributors:

Raisa Blanco, Senior Associate
Madeleine McMaster, Associate
Sera Park, Associate
Kate Mylott, Lawyer
Teresa Elmey, Trade Mark Attorney
Ujjesha Singh, Lawyer

This update does not constitute legal advice and should not be relied upon as such. It is intended only to provide a summary and general overview on matters of interest and it is not intended to be comprehensive. You should seek legal or other professional advice before acting or relying on any of the content.

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