Michael Handler

University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice

Professor

The Law Building

University of New South Wales

Kensington, New South Wales 2052

Australia

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

27

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Scholarly Papers (27)

1.

Fair Use As an Advance on Fair Dealing? Depolarising the Debate

Shyamkrishna Balganesh, Ng-Loy Wee Loon and Haochen Sun (eds), The Cambridge Handbook of Copyright Limitations and Exceptions (Cambridge University Press 2021), UNSW Law Research Paper No. 19-37, King's College London Law School Research Paper No. 2019-36
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 May 2019 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2021
Michael Handler and Emily Hudson
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice and King's College London - The Dickson Poon School of Law
Downloads 689 (72,566)

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intellectual property, copyright, copyright exceptions, fair use, fair dealing, law reform

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Dilution and Trademark Registration

Transnational Law and Contemporary Problems, 2008 , University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 08-06
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 10 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2012
Robert Burrell and Michael Handler
University of Melbourne - Law School and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice
Downloads 582 (89,717)

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Trade marks, trade mark dilution, dilution, function of registration, Schechter, Schechter's theory

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What Can Harm the Reputation of a Trademark? A Critical Re-Evaluation of Dilution by Tarnishment

(2016) 106 Trademark Reporter 639-692 , UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2016-41
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 05 Aug 2016
Michael Handler
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice
Downloads 498 (108,889)

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brand reputation, dilution, tarnishment, trademark law, consumer psychology

4.

Continuing Problems with Film Copyright

NEW DIRECTIONS IN COPYRIGHT LAW, Vol. 6, Ch. 7, Fiona Macmillan, ed., Edward Elgar, 2007, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2008-51
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 07 May 2009 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2013
Michael Handler
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice
Downloads 492 (110,448)

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Intellectual Property Law, British and Australian film copyright law

5.

Addressing Copyright Infringement Online Through Secondary Liability and Website Blocking: A Submission to the Australian Government

Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 14/82
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2014
University of Technology Sydney, Faculty of Law, University of Melbourne - Law School, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice, King's College London - The Dickson Poon School of Law and The University of Sydney - Faculty of Law
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Copyright, peer-to-peer (P2P), secondary liability, authorization, vicarious, contributory, website blocking, enforcement, injunctions, intermediaries

6.

GI Blues: The Global Disagreement Over Geographical Indications

EMERGING CHALLENGES IN INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY, pp. 126-144, Kathy Bowrey, Michael Handler, Dianne Nicol, eds., Oxford University Press, 2011, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2012-30
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 07 Aug 2012
Michael Handler and Robert Burrell
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice and University of Melbourne - Law School
Downloads 464 (118,412)

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Trade Mark Dilution in Australia?

European Intellectual Property Review, p. 307, 2007 , Intellectual Property Forum, Vol. 70, p. 36, 2007, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2008-48
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 May 2009 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2013
Michael Handler
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice
Downloads 443 (125,069)

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Intellectual Property Law

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Intellectual Property

BILATERAL AND REGIONAL TRADE AGREEMENTS: COMMENTARY AND ANALYSIS, pp. 308-341, Simon Lester, Bryan Mercurio, eds., Cambridge University Press, 2009
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 31 Aug 2010
Michael Handler and Bryan Mercurio
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice and Chinese University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
Downloads 436 (127,419)

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international intellectual property, trade agreements, TRIPS-Plus provisions

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A Critical Assessment of Trade Mark Distinctiveness and Descriptiveness Under Australian Law

28th Annual IPSANZ Conference (2014) New Zealand, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2014-51
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 15 Oct 2014
Michael Handler
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice
Downloads 334 (171,662)

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Trade Mark Law, Australia, Australian Trade Marks Office, distinctiveness, Cantarella Bros Pty Ltd v Modena Trading Pty ltd, legislative reform

10.

Zombie Marks? Ceased Registrations, Failed Applications and Citation Objections Under Section 44 of the Trade Marks Act

(2013) 23(4) Australian Intellectual Property Journal, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2013-6
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Feb 2013
Michael Handler and Robert Burrell
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice and University of Melbourne - Law School
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Rethinking the Presumption of Registrability in Trade Mark Law

Monash University Law Review, Vol. 38, p. 148, 2012, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2013-5
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 06 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2013
Robert Burrell and Michael Handler
University of Melbourne - Law School and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice
Downloads 250 (231,491)

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Reimagining Trademark Exhaustion: Does Australia’s New Defense Offer a Way Forward?

Barton Beebe & Haochen Sun (eds), Charting Limitations on Trademark Rights (Oxford University Press 2021), UNSW Law Research Paper No. 19-93
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 13 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2021
Michael Handler
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice
Downloads 200 (285,779)

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trade mark, exhaustion, trade mark exhaustion rules, WTO, Trade Marks Act, Australia

13.

Trademark Transactions in Common Law Countries: Liberalisation and Its Limits

Irene Calboli and Jane C Ginsburg (eds), The Cambridge Handbook of International and Comparative Trademark Law (Cambridge University Press 2020), UNSW Law Research Paper No. 19-36
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 07 May 2019 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2021
Robert Burrell and Michael Handler
University of Melbourne - Law School and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice
Downloads 189 (300,767)

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trademark, trade mark, intellectual property, commercial law, trademark transactions

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Submission in Response to the Australian Productivity Commission's Inquiry into IP Arrangements Draft Report

UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2016-51
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 30 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2016
University of Technology Sydney, Faculty of Law, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice, University of Melbourne - Law School, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice, Independent Scholar, University of Tasmania, University of Tasmania and The University of Sydney - Faculty of Law
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IP, Intellectual Property, Productivity Commission, Australia

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All that Glitters Is Not Gold: A Critical Assessment of Trade Mark Distinctiveness Under Australian Law, Part 1

(2015) 101 Intellectual Property Forum 14-27, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2016-37
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 03 Jul 2016
Michael Handler
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice
Downloads 167 (335,518)
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trade mark distinctiveness, Trade Marks Act 1995, Cantarella Bros Pty Ltd v Modena Trading Pty Ltd, Australia

16.

(Re)Claiming Trade Mark Protection

Graeme B Dinwoodie and Mark D Janis (eds), Research Handbook on Trademark Law Reform (Edward Elgar 2021), UNSW Law Research Paper No. 21-9
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 02 Feb 2021
Robert Burrell and Michael Handler
University of Melbourne - Law School and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice
Downloads 161 (346,247)

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trade mark, trademark, overclaiming

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Reconciling Use-Based and Registration-Based Rights within the Trade Mark System: What the Problems with Section 58a of the Trade Marks Act Tell Us

(2014) 42 Federal Law Review 91-119, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2014-29
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 29 Jun 2014
Michael Handler and Robert Burrell
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice and University of Melbourne - Law School
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Rethinking GI Extension

RESEARCH HANDBOOK ON INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND GEOGRAPHICAL INDICATIONS, pp. 146-182, Dev S. Gangjee, ed., Edward Elgar, 2016, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2016-80
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 02 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2021
Michael Handler
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice
Downloads 148 (371,191)

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geographical indications, GI, WTO, TRIPS, preferential trade agreements

19.

Keyword Advertising and Actionable Consumer Confusion

Tanya Aplin (ed), Research Handbook on Intellectual Property and Digital Technologies (Edward Elgar 2020), UNSW Law Research Paper No. 21-11
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 Feb 2021
Robert Burrell and Michael Handler
University of Melbourne - Law School and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice
Downloads 137 (394,535)

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IP, digital technologies, intellectual property, keyword advertising, trade mark

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Reconsidering the Need for Defences to Permit Disclosures of Confidential Copyright Material on Public Interest Grounds

(2018) 12(2) Journal of Equity 195-226, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 21-8
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 02 Feb 2021
Michael Handler
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice
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unauthorised, disclosures, confidential, copyright, public interest

21.

A Requiem for Champagne Heidsieck: Trade Mark Use and Parallel Importation

(2016) 26 Australian Intellectual Property Journal 110-130, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2016-40
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 03 Jul 2016
Robert Burrell and Michael Handler
University of Melbourne - Law School and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice
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Champagne Heidsieck Rule, Trade Marks Act, sale of second hand goods, trade mark law

22.

The Personal Property Securities Act and Registered Trade Marks: When Bureaucratic Systems Collide

University of New South Wales Law Journal, Vol. 34, p. 600, 2011
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Jun 2012
Robert Burrell and Michael Handler
University of Melbourne - Law School and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice
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Trade Marks, Security Interests, Personal Property Securities Act 2009

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Grey Skies and Silver Linings: A Critical Assessment of Trade Mark Distinctiveness Under Australian Law, Part 2

(2015) 102 Intellectual Property Forum 15-30, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2016-38
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 03 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2016
Michael Handler
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice
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Australia, trade mark distinctiveness, Federal Court, Trade Marks Office

24.

Trade Mark Law's Identity Crisis (Part 1)

(2021) 44(1) University of New South Wales Law Journal 394-423, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 21-38
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2021
Michael Handler
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice
Downloads 57 (685,080)

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trade mark, trademark, identity, substantial identity, ownership, non-use

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Trade Mark Law's Identity Crisis (Part 2)

(2021) 44(2) University of New South Wales Law Journal 456-486, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 21-48
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 Aug 2021 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2021
Michael Handler
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice
Downloads 35 (833,573)

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trade mark, trademark, identity, substantial identity, ownership, non-use

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Zombie Marks Redux: Is Australia Safe from the New Zealand Variant?

UNSW Law Research Paper No.24-4
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 03 Mar 2024 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2024
Robert Burrell and Michael Handler
University of Melbourne - Law School and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice
Downloads 18 (991,293)

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trade marks, trademarks, zombie marks, Australia, New Zealand

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Use “as a Trade Mark” as a Threshold Requirement for Infringement: A Trans-Tasman Success Story?

[2024] New Zealand Law Review (forthcoming), UNSW Law Research Paper No. 24-13
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 May 2024
Michael Handler
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice
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trade marks, trademarks, use as a trade mark, Australia, New Zealand