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Tanya Jackson

LLB (Hons), BEcon

Special Counsel - Brisbane

Areas of Expertise

Dispute Resolution & Litigation

Expertise

Tanya specialises in corporate and commercial disputes and intellectual property matters.

Tanya has over 15 years experience as a commercial litigator and has acted for a broad range of clients covering the manufacturing, technology, retail and corporate sectors.

Tanya’s key focus is to understand and promote her clients’ commercial objectives, within the context of the dispute resolution framework. 

Experience

Tanya’s areas of experience include intellectual property, commercial contracts, insolvency, property and competition and consumer law.

Tanya’s recent experience includes:

  • acting on behalf of a human measurement technologies company engaged in Federal Court of Australia patent infringement litigation
  • advising and acting on behalf of pool manufacturer engaged in a dispute out of alleged patent infringement 
  • acting on behalf of a louvre clip manufacturer defending patent infringement proceedings in the Federal Court of Australia
  • acting on behalf of a short-term money lending company in successfully defending Supreme Court proceedings brought against it by a franchisee alleging breach of contract and misuse of confidential information 
  • acting on behalf of a property developer in Supreme Court proceedings brought against a local government authority for misleading or deceptive conduct
  • enforcement of a foreign arbitration award pursuant to the United Nations Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards
  • acting on behalf of the developer of a childcare centre in Supreme Court proceedings against a professional service provider
  • advising and acting on behalf of an energy retailer in a contractual dispute with an IT services provider
  • advising and acting on behalf of a transport company in a dispute with a professional service provider relating to the development of various Apps.

Publications

23 March 2022 - Knowledge

Temporary vs permanent injunctions in recent Federal Court patent infringement proceedings

#Intellectual Property, #Dispute Resolution & Litigation

Two recent Federal Court cases illustrate very different circumstances in which injunctions – one a temporary injunction restraining unjustified threats of infringement and one a permanent injunction – were considered appropriate.

08 December 2021 - Knowledge

Who is responsible for defamatory comments on their social media pages?

#Dispute Resolution & Litigation, #Private Client Practice, #Technology, Media & Telecommunications

A recent High Court decision has put an increased burden on businesses operating public Facebook pages to monitor posts and comments by third-party users.

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