In brief: The Full Court of the Federal Court has overturned an earlier decision that servingware maker Bodum’s reputation in its ‘Chambord’ coffee plunger was ‘distinctly tied’ to its Bodum name. Partner Tim Golder (view CV) and Senior Associate Anna Thorburn report on this latest decision.
- The decision
- Secondary meaning or independent reputation
- Did DKSH do enough to distinguish its coffee plunger?
- Dissenting judgment