5 Wentworth

Phoebe Arcus

Phoebe Arcus

+61 2 8815 9109
phoebe.arcus@5wentworth.com

ADMISSIONS
• New South Wales (admitted as a solicitor in 2003, called to the bar in 2007)
• New York State (admitted in 2005)
• Southern & Eastern Districts of New York (admitted in 2005)

ACADEMIC
2003 – 2004
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY
New York, NY, U.S.A Masters of Laws

1998 – 2002
UNIVERSITY OF NEW SOUTH WALES Sydney, NSW
B.A. (English) / LLB (First Class Honours Equiv)

PROFESSIONAL CAREER
2005 – 2006 FEDERAL COURT OF AUSTRALIA
Associate to the Hon. Justice Annabelle Bennett AO

2002 – 2007 MALLESONS STEPHEN JACQUES Sydney, NSW
(with absences) Solicitor, Mergers & Acquisitions, Intellectual Property & IT, and Dispute Resolution groups

EXAMPLE CASES

Trade Marks & Misleading and Deceptive Conduct
Jackel International Ltd v Jackel Pty Ltd & Ors VID1467 of 2011, appearing for the respondents
Television Food Network v Food Channel Network Pty Ltd [2010] HCATrans303, appearing for Food Channel Network Pty Ltd
Health World Ltd v Shin-Sun Australia Pty Ltd [2008] FCA 100, [2009] FCAFC 14, [2010] HCA 13, appearing for Shin-Sun Australia Pty Ltd
• Trade mark oppositions in IP Australia, such as Mazen Abdul-Kader v Clipsal Australia Pty Ltd [2012] ATMO 2

Patent
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp v Apotex Pty LimitedNSD 936 of 2012, appearing for Apotex
Apple Inc & Anor v Samsung Electronics Inc & AnorNSD 1243 of 2011, appearing from Apple
Dura-Post (Aust) Pty Ltd v Delnorth Pty Ltd [2009] HCATrans 328, [2009] FCAFC 81, [2008] FCA 875 appearing for Dura-Post (Aust) Pty Ltd
Britax Childcare Pty Ltd v Infa-Secure Pty Ltd VID 109 of 2009, reserved, appearing for Infa-Secure Pty Ltd

Copyright
Technicon Industries Pty Ltd v Caroma Industries Ltd [2009] FCAFC 76, appearing for Technicon Industries Pty Ltd
Rutter v Brookland Valley Estate Pty Ltd [2009] FCA 702, appearing for Brookland Valley Estate Pty Ltd
Nine Network Australia Pty Limited v IceTV Pty Limited [2008] FCAFC 71, appearing for Ice Tv Pty Ltd

Competition
McHugh v Australian Jockey Club NSD 1187 of 2009, reserved, appearing for Mr McHugh

TEACHING & PUBLICATIONS
2012 LECTURER, UNIVERSITY OF SYDNEY Sydney, NSW Trade Marks, LL.M. course

2011 LECTURER, UNIVERSITY OF NEW SOUTH WALES Sydney, NSW Comparative Trade Marks, LL.M. course

Publications
• The revised section Copyright Law in Ritchie’s Court Forms and Precedents, LexisNexis
• the revised section on Trade Marks Law also in Ritchie’s Court Forms and Precedents, LexisNexis
• co-author of the section Infringement of Trade Marks in Patents, Trade Marks and Related Rights (Lahore (general ed.)) Butterworths
American Missile Defence System 19 Space Policy 7-13 (2003)

Contact

Phone:
+ 61 2 8815 9100

Fax:
+ 61 2 9232 8995

Address:
5th Floor, Wentworth Chambers
180 Phillip Street, Sydney
NSW 2000, Australia

Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation

DX:
384 Sydney