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EdTech Education is the Future
EdTech Education is the Future

It is said that teachers can’t geek and geeks can’t teach. EdTech, or Educational Technology, seeks to bridge this gap – but where is it headed? In the modern digital age, education has ...

EM DRIVE - A drive to new physics
EM DRIVE – A drive to new physics

Are we required to revise our understanding of physics? The controversial EM drive goes against and seems to break, one of the physics’ most fundamental laws, Newton’s Third Law of Motion. And, ...

Monetizing your intangible assets

As the holder of intellectual property (IP) rights, it is crucial that you are fully aware of new opportunities to monetize your IP. In my last article [IPFS] I described the exciting ...

L-3 Agrees to Acquire Micreo Limited
L-3 Agrees to Acquire Micreo Limited

It’s just been announced that Baxter IP patent attorneys client Micreo Limited has entered into a contract to be acquired by NYSE listed L-3 Communications. Brisbane based, with 70 ...

Surnames in Trademarks
Surnames in Trademarks

People often wish to include words that are surnames into trademarks but what is allowed and what is not? In a recent decision there was highlighted that the definitive rule cannot apply by ...

Brand Owners and Brexit
Brand Owners and Brexit

In June 2016, the people of the United Kingdom decided by referendum that it was time to leave the European Union (EU). Clearly, this is profound decision that will have an impact of many ...