- Bachelor of Jurisprudence; Bachelor of Laws
- Level 29 Aickin Chambers
200 Queen Street Melbourne
- 03 9225 8862
- 03 9225 7085
- Signed Bar Roll:
- Admitted in Victoria:
- Also Admitted:
- New South Wales, the Federal Court of Australia and the High Court of Australia
Andrew Maryniak has established an extensive practice covering all aspects of intellectual property law, including related trade practices law. He predominantly practises in the Federal Court of Australia.
Prior to coming to the Bar Andrew was an Associate to the Hon. Mr. Justice King of the Supreme Court of Australia.
He is the Deputy Chair of the Intellectual Property & Trade Practices Section of the Commercial Bar Association and a member of the Intellectual Property Society of Australia & New Zealand and the Copyright Society of Australia.
- Deputy Chair of the Intellectual Property & Trade Practices Section of the Commercial Bar Association
- Intellectual Property Society of Australia & New Zealand
- Copyright Society of Australia
Liability limited by a scheme approved under the Professional Standards Legislation.
Abbott GMBH & Co. KG v Apotex Pty Ltd  FCA 1366; (No 2)  FCA 940- Patent- validity- whether the invention was anticipated by prior art- whether the invention involved an inventive step when measured against prior art - whether the invention was a manner of manufacture.
Nufarm Limited v Jurox Pty Limited  FCAFC 180- Patents - infringement - technical terms in claims not defined - experts disagree on meaning and scope of technical terms in patent.
Colorado Group Limited v Strandbags Group Pty Limited  FCAFC 184- Trade Marks - ownership - first use - combination mark - whether goods "of the same kind"- whether word mark sufficiently distinctive to identify goods- Passing Off - whether appellant raised geographical limitation of use before primary judge.
Cook Incorporated v World Medical Manufacturing Corporation  FCA 127 - Intellectual Property - patents - cross-claim seeking revocation on grounds of invalidity.
Sony Computer Entertainment Australia Pty Ltd v Dannoun  FCA 1235- Trade Marks - infringement by importation for sale or commercial distribution of CD-ROM computer games bearing counterfeit trade marks - infringement by offering for sale and selling.
Sony Computer Entertainment Aust Pty Ltd v Jakopcevic  FCA 1520
Cook Inc v World Medical Manufacturing Corp  FCA 1333