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Articles and legal news from the Atkinson Vinden Team.

  • Do you Cloud?

    Many individuals and organisations are resorting to cloud computing for data storage and management. Here are a few aspects to be mindful of when considering moving to the cloud: Confidentiality and security: Unless you have the technical know-how to set up your own private cloud, chances are you will be buying the service from a...

    Commercial Law, General

  • Electronic Contracts

    As more and more business is conducted online or by email it is important to be aware of potential issues surrounding the formation of a valid contract. Both State and Commonwealth legislation allow that contracts may be formed by electronic means. Of course when you are not dealing face to face there are a number...

    Commercial Law, General

  • Litigation and Breach of IP Rights

    Recently there have been a number of high profile international cases regarding patent infringement and intellectual property.  Most notable amongst these have been the very public battles between computing giants Apple and Samsung. However, it would be wrong to assume that mega-corporations such as these would limit the scope of their litigation to the ‘big...

    Commercial Law, General