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Marcus Fleming

Bar roll 2014 Admitted 2009
  • Commercial Law Intellectual Property
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Marcus Fleming practises in commercial litigation, with a particular focus on intellectual property law

Marcus has experience in intellectual property litigation in relation to patent revocation and infringement proceedings (including interlocutory injunction and special leave applications), copyright infringement proceedings, trade mark infringement proceedings (including related consumer protection law) and non-use applications and oppositions.  

Marcus also has extensive experience in proceedings concerning a claim for compensation on an undertaking as to damages in the Federal Court of Australia (in the context of pharmaceutical patent revocation proceedings).  Marcus also has experience in licensing, branding and advertising law, and food law. 

Prior to joining the Bar, Marcus was a Senior Associate at Ashurst Australia (formerly Blake Dawson) in the intellectual property group. Marcus is listed in Doyle's Guide to Leading Victorian Intellectual Property Barristers (2015) as a recommended junior counsel.

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Contact

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Chambers & Clerk

Emmerson Chambers
Level 18 Room 13

200 Queen Street 
Melbourne VIC 3000 

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Jane King

03 9225 8558

Expertise

Commercial Law
  • Competition
  • Consumer Law
  • Contractual Disputes
Intellectual Property
  • Appellate
  • Confidential Information
  • Copyright & Designs
  • Patents
  • Privacy & Data Protection
  • Trade Marks

Qualifications

Qualifications

Bachelor of Laws (Hons)

Bachelor of Arts

Admitted

Victoria

Entitled to practise in

State and Territory Courts and Tribunals

Federal Court of Australia

High Court of Australia

Publications

12 May 2022

Intellectual Property Law Update – When “opposites” attract infringement

12 May 2022

Intellectual Property Law Update – Finally: A truly trivial addition not innovative

12 May 2022

Intellectual Property Law Update – recovery of costs by a successful appellant from a decision of the Registrar (designs, trade marks or patents).

12 May 2022

Intellectual Property Law Update – Stay of Costs Orders Pending Appeal

12 May 2022

Intellectual Property Law Update – Microphone design more than a sound bite

12 May 2022

Intellectual Property Law Update – “Oils ain’t oils” but can be staple commercial products

12 May 2022

Intellectual Property Law Update – Damages for infringement of a patent that is still under attack

11 May 2022

Intellectual Property Law Update Default Judgment and Declarations

09 May 2022

Intellectual Property Law Update Settling an appeal from the Trade Marks Office: power and public interest

22 April 2022

Intellectual Property Law Update Commissioner of Patents v Thaler [2022] FCAFC 62 - 13 April 2022 Allsop CJ, Nicholas, Yates, Moshinsky and Burley JJ

20 April 2022

Intellectual Property Update Novartis AG v Pharmacor Pty Limited [2022] FCAFC 58

08 December 2021

Intellectual Property Update - Repipe Pty Ltd v Commissioner of Patents [2021] FCAFC 223

25 November 2021

Intellectual Property Law Update - Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health USA Inc v Elanco New Zealand

19 November 2021

Intellectual Property Update - Shepparton Partners Collective Operations Pty Ltd v QAD Inc [2021] FCAFC 206

05 November 2021

Intellectual Property Update - Henley Arch Pty Ltd v Henley Constructions Pty Ltd [2021] FCA 1369

11 October 2021

Intellectual Property Update - Nagpal v Global Cars Aus Pty Ltd

27 September 2021

Intellectual Property Update - BGD Corporation Pty Ltd v Kalaoun

15 September 2021

Intellectual Property Update - Otter Products, LLC v Haydon

10 September 2021

Intellectual Property Update - XCFB and National Disability Insurance Agency

07 September 2021

Intellectual Property Update - Swancom Pty Ltd v The Jazz Corner Hotel Pty Ltd (No 3) [2021] FCA 729 (30 June 2021)

07 September 2021

Intellectual Property Update - Ariosa Diagnostics, Inc v Sequenom, Inc [2021] FCAFC 101 (18 June 2021)

07 September 2021

Intellectual Property Update - Chevron Global Energy Inc v Ampol Australia Petroleum Pty Ltd [2021] FCA 617 (8 June 2021)

07 September 2021

Insolvency & Intellectual Property Update - McCallum, in the Matter of Re Holdco Pty Ltd (Administrators Appointed) (No 2) [2021] FCA 377 (21 April 2021)

12 August 2021

Intellectual Property Update - Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. v Sandoz Pty Ltd

04 August 2021

Intellectual Property Update - International Wushu Federation v Google LLC

04 August 2021

Intellectual Property Update - Ames Australasia Pty Ltd v AgBoss Australia Pty Ltd

30 July 2021

Intellectual Property Update - Thaler v Commissioner of Patents

09 July 2021

Intellectual Property Update - Chevron Global Energy Inc v Ampol Australia Petroleum Pty Ltd (No 2)

08 July 2021

Intellectual Property Update - Swancom Pty Ltd v The Jazz Corner Hotel Pty Ltd (No 2)

08 July 2021

Intellectual Property Update - Repipe Pty Ltd v Commissioner of Patents (No 3)

08 July 2021

Intellectual Property Update - Whitsunday Aerial Solutions Professionals Pty Ltd v Emprja Pty Ltd

29 March 2021

Intellectual Property Update - D’Annunzio v Willunga Projects Pty Ltd

10 March 2021

Intellectual Property Update - Metricon Homes Pty Ltd v Zac Homes Pty Ltd

26 February 2021

Intellectual Property Update - The Cultural Intelligence Project Pty Ltd v The Entourage Education Group Pty Ltd

22 January 2021

Intellectual Property Update - UON Pty Ltd v Hoascar [No 3]

03 December 2020

Intellectual Property Update - Brennan v Foster Blake [2021] Fed C Fam C2G 261

Memberships

Victorian Bar - Commercial Bar Association