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Troy Gurnett

Troy is a commercial litigator with extensive experience in the Supreme Court of New South Wales, the Federal Court of Australia and various specialist Tribunals.

He has a broad practice which includes complex claims in contract and equity, Corporations Act and regulatory matters, intellectual property disputes with particular emphasis on copyright and trade marks, claims involving confidential information and trade secrets, and administrative law matters.

Troy acts for Australian and international clients across various sectors, including media and entertainment, technology, communications, manufacturing and distribution, energy and resources, agriculture and veterinary medicines.

Troy is regarded by many clients as a trusted advisor. He develops a deep understanding of their businesses and commercial objectives, which allows him to take a strategic and cost-effective approach to dispute resolution. He also has a strong record in settling cases.

Before joining Kardos Scanlan, Troy was a partner of a large international law firm.

Recent cases (alphabetical)

Abbey Laboratories Pty Ltd v Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority – Federal Court of Australia

ADG United Pty Ltd V EG Enterprises Pty Limited & Ors – Supreme Court of New South Wales

Australian Securities and Investments Commission v Select AFSL Pty & Ors – Federal Court of Australia

Chateau Constructions (Aust) Ltd as Trustee for the Chateau Constructions Unit Trust v Rene Sugo – District Court of New South
Wales

Do. Agency Australia Pty Ltd v Circles Australia Pty Limited – Local Court of New South Wales

Emerald Group Investments Pty Ltd & Anor v Bang & Olufsen Expansion A/S – Supreme Court of Victoria

Enares Pty Ltd v Lambrook Proprietary Limited & Ors – Supreme Court of Victoria

Expedia Australia Pty Ltd V Grocon Constructors Pty Ltd – Supreme Court of New South Wales

F & D Trading Pty Ltd ATF The FSDC Trust t/a New Holland Publishers v Regency Media Pty Ltd – Supreme Court of New South Wales

Fitness Systems United Pty Ltd v Goldberg – Federal Court of Australia

Generic Health Pty Ltd v AstraZeneca AB & Anor – Federal Court of Australia

Global Sports Commerce Pte Ltd v Strategic Communications Management Pty Ltd – Supreme Court of New South Wales, Court of Appeal

In the matter of ACN 152546453 (formerly Hemisphere Technologies Pty Ltd) (in liquidation) – Supreme Court of New South Wales
(acting for Kaspersky Lab UK Ltd)

In the matter of Sneaky Fisho Pty Ltd – Supreme Court of New South Wales (acting for Shimano Australia Fishing Pty Ltd)

Inchcape Australia Limited v Business Fuel Cards Pty Ltd trading as Fleet Card – Local Court of New South Wales

Inpex Operations Australia Pty Ltd v Telford Offshore Australia Pty Ltd – Supreme Court of Western Australia

IPC Global Pty Ltd v Pavetest Pty Ltd – Federal Court of Australia

Jainti Pty Ltd v Fraser Panorama Pty Ltd – Supreme Court of New South Wales

Kerry Ingredients Australia Pty Ltd v Deliver Group Pty Ltd – District Court of New South Wales

Kitty Leung v Mint (Australia) Pty Ltd – Supreme Court of New South Wales

Octet Finance Pty Limited v Kerry Ingredients Australia Pty Limited – District Court of New South Wales

Rad Drill Services Pty Ltd v Warrego Energy E469 Pty Ltd & Ors – Supreme Court of New South Wales

Riseley Family Investments Pty Ltd & Ors v Sumo Australia Limited & Anor – Supreme Court of New South Wales

Rosalind Alexander & Anor v Speckle Park International Limited – Supreme Court of New South Wales

Shimano Australia Fishing Pty Ltd v Beau Fredrick Worthington – District Court of New South Wales

Strategic Communications Management Pty Ltd v Techfront Australia Pty Ltd & Ors – Supreme Court of New South Wales

Sumo Australia Ltd v Leslie Harold Webb – Supreme Court of New South Wales

The Sports Insider Pty Ltd v TEG Live Pty Limited – Local Court of New South Wales

Tréidlia Biovet Pty Ltd v Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority – Administrative Appeals Tribunal

Werner Berger v Martin Thomas Edwards – Supreme Court of New South Wales

• Zamtech Truck Service Pty Limited t/as Zamtech Asset Services v Sydney Water Corporation – Supreme Court of New South Wales