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Are Drinks and Liquids Patentable?
Are Drinks and Liquids Patentable?

In order to obtain a valid patent, the subject matter of a patent application must meet a minimum threshold requirement of being patentable subject matter in the first instance, and then must ...

Warren Chandler
3 Ways to Push Back Patent Costs
3 Ways to Push Back Patent Costs

As a fundamental value driver in early stage technology businesses, entrepreneur are sensibly reluctant to reduce the scope of their IP coverage due to financial constraints. With the cost of ...

Chris Baxter
How to Patent a Smartphone App
How to Patent a Smartphone App

The smartphone app market is quickly becoming one of the most fast-moving, competitive, and indeed, for those who get it right, lucrative, market sectors of the modern digital revolution.  Many ...

Dr. Phillip Burns
Building FENCES = Defining PATENTS
Building FENCES = Defining PATENTS

In obtaining strong enforceable patents – it is important to define your invention well. The requirements to fulfil this ground for patentability has substantially increased in Australia ...

Martin Earley