It has now been over five years since significant amendments to Australia’s patent legislation came into force in order to raise the quality of patents […]
A registered design is a type of IP that protects the way your design looks. Similar to other forms of IP, a registered design can be filed locally or internationally and can be used to enforce against other designs that may infringe on your registered and certified design.
Your business’ IP is a critical element of your business. Educating yourself in various forms of IP is the first step in carving a better future for your IP destiny.
Your business’ intellectual property is as important as your tangible assets. These days, staying ahead of the competition also means planning your IP strategy well.
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 […]
From all the hype in the media, you would think that software is not patentable in Australia. Much has been written about the recent IP […]
On April 10, 2018, the iconic Australian brand UGG won a big $5.2M in the Central District of California in a design patent infringement case […]
What is a grace period? A grace period is a period of time within which a disclosure of an invention by the patent applicant or […]
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 […]