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Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Australian brands that are protected by a defensive registration include Kellogg's, Billabong, the Wiggles and Vegemite.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Companies should take steps to protect their IP rights (including brands) and to exercise good brand governance.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Changes to Australia's registered designs system will protect innovative designs for brand owners and designers.
Spruson & Ferguson
This dispute was a successful opposition proceeding against the Singapore trademark application for "OT TANGO".
Holman Webb
There is a need and demand for patent law reform to allow for the advancement of artificial intelligence in Australia.
Spruson & Ferguson
Recent changes are grouped into seven schedules, with a summary of the most noteworthy changes.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
These amendments are designed to make Australia's designs system more widely available, user friendly and comprehensive.
Davies Collison Cave
In our previous article, we discussed the Designs Amendment (Advisory Council on Intellectual Property Response) Bill 2020 (Cth) that had been introduced into the Australian Senate to amend the Designs Act 2003 (Cth).
McCullough Robertson
Commissioner of Patents is appealing FC decision that an AI system can be listed as a inventor.
McCullough Robertson
Details of the key changes to designs law in Australia and what you need to know.
Shelston IP
A limited search of teabag-related patents found a set of about 50 patent families, from certain technology groups.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
The Full Court decision clarifies the law in relation to deceptive similarity and what constitutes trade mark use.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
CTMs indicate that goods bearing that trade mark possess a particular characteristic, or meet a particular standard.
Pearce IP
A patent application for anti-scalant additives in a refinery process was refused for insufficiency and lack of support.
Pearce IP
This decision, to permit AI inventors, could put Australia at the forefront of future pharmaceutical patent protection.
Shelston IP
The decision shows that products made of assembled components must be carefully illustrated or run the risk of refusal.
McCullough Robertson
This extension will allow you to register your domain name preceding .au, for example: mycompany.au or newdomain.au.
LegalVision
This case involving ugg boots illustrates potential risks that businesses face when obtaining international trade marks.
Madderns Patent & Trade Mark Attorneys
A design application will need to be filed within 12 months of disclosure to receive the benefit of the grace period.
Davies Collison Cave
Michael Caine, a Principal of Davies Collison Cave Pty Ltd, has spent many years studying various aspects of Article 4 of the Paris Convention, either as convenor of the IPTA, ...
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