Prior to joining Banki Haddock Fiora, Jake worked in a number of boutique media and entertainment law firms, specialising in defamation and intellectual property. Jake’s practice encompasses philanthropic and not-for-profit structuring advice, intellectual property, privacy, contract, and alternative dispute resolution. He has advised clients in the technology, film, television and music industries on reputational, structuring, commercial and contentious issues. Jake has been involved in key IP and defamation litigation including Larrikin Music Publishing v EMI Songs Australia (the “Kookaburra” copyright infringement case), Liu v The Age Company Pty Limited and GM Holden v S.S.S. Auto Parts concerning the untested spare parts defence in the Designs Act.
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