What type of patent application do ...

As a patent attorney regularly advising individual inventors, startups and SMEs on patent strategies, I am often asked a same question by innovators “what type of patent application do I need to ...

Dr. Qi Zhang

Grace Period in Australia

What is grace period? Grace period is a period of time within which a disclosure of an invention by the patent applicant or a disclosure of the invention without consent of the patent applicant ...

Dr. Qi Zhang
Can AI be an inventor listed in a patent?

Can AI be an inventor listed in a p...

There is a debate raging about artificial intelligence (AI) and how it will be affecting the world in the future. In particular, there is discussion about who, or what, should be named as the ...

Mike Biagio
Event: In-House Patent Engineer Training Workshop

Event: In-House Patent Engineer Tra...

Are you an in-house patent engineer or IP liaison officer – or are you looking to become one? Build on your corporate IP strategy and patent skills during this short workshop series with ...

Baxter IP
Innovation Patent: Limited Time to Access this Valuable form of IP Protection

Innovation Patent: Limited Time to ...

The innovation patent was a result of patent reform in 2001 to the Patents Act 1990 (Cth), whereby the old ‘petty patent’ was replaced with the new ‘innovation patent’. The innovation patent ...

Paul Goodall