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    NSW Protecting a Trademark - Apply to Court for an Injunction?

    My son-in-law registered his trademark and trading name in 2015 at a cost of $12K. A business in a nearby regional town has opened with a name very similar to his business name and easily confusable - selling identical products. He sent the equivalent of a cease and desist letter from his...
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    NSW Cease and Desist Letter for Alleged Defamatory Facebook Posts?

    Hi, My partner has received a letter for defamatory comments. In the letter it doesn't say what the comments are, no documents were attached. (Some of it doesn't actually make sense and they called it a cease & assist,lol) The letter says:- We advise that we act on behalf of ..... who has...
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    QLD Served with cease and desist from previous employer

    I am currently in the middle of a wage dispute with my previous employer over underpayment of wages (went through fair work and my own solicitor and they have refused to pay full amount, only a portion) I have contacted several previous and one current employer regarding the wages they are being...
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    NSW Cease and Desist Letter for Domain Name?

    Hi there, To cut to the chase, we are in the following situation and require help: 1) We create a domain X that gained lots of popularity and media traction in NSW 2) A company based in Victoria (never traded in NSW) then registered our domain as their business name and sent us a cease and...
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    VIC Received Cease and Desist Letter for Cable Dispute - What to Do?

    Hi guys, Long story short: I did a small development. We had to hire a company to connect our "telecommunications cable" so we were able to connect to the NBN. We hired a company to get "compliance". The company did the first part of the work, but Telstra required a second form to be signed by...
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    QLD Being Sued for Overseas Debt Dispute - What to Do?

    I have been working overseas in Indonesia for a property management company and have ended up in a debt dispute between a client and which should be direct with the company that I was working for. The manipulative owner of the company owes me money also and I believe he owes the client money...
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    QLD Cease and Desist Letter from Uncle's Estranged Daughter?

    Hi, I am unsure if this is the right place to post this question, so I apologise if it is in the wrong area. My uncle (who I considered like an older brother to me) passed away 1 week ago today. He was suffering from an illness and had an unexpected heart attack. He had no will at the time of...
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    QLD Reviewing Cease and Desist Letter Fit for Australian Law?

    Hi all, I would like to serve a Cease and Desist letter in the hope of stopping the 4 years of abusive and intimidating behaviour from the ex-wife. I found a Cease and Desist template on an American law firms website which I used to write the letter, but would like to check whether it is...
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    VIC Can I Write Cease and Desist Letter to Previous Employer?

    Hi, I resigned from my ex-employer a month ago. It wasn't an amicable departure, as I went to a much larger competitor. While I was at the company for a few years (a very small company with only 2 people when I joined it), I built up my own personal brand within the boutique industry. Now I...
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    NSW Can I Send a Self-Written Cease and Desist Letter?

    I have a few law graduate friends who have been ever so helpful to me in dealing with a possible legal issue. While they have given me informal, friend-to-friend advice, I have not engaged in a proper lawsuit yet. My law graduate friends provided me with a Cease and Desist Letter to stop...