Gone but not forgotten - fame and abandonment under Section 92(4)(b) of the Trade Marks Act
Issues relating to intellectual property attached to a given brand when companies are merging or are taken over and cease to use their brand name - in what circumstances will failure to use a brand name lead to loss of trade mark protection - if protection has been lost, will an action under s 52 of the Trade Practices Act protect intellectual property attached to that brand.
Kendall, C. N, & Fitzgerald, T. (2008). Gone but not forgotten - fame and abandonment under Section 92(4)(b) of the Trade Marks Act. Intellectual Property Forum (73), 14-26.