The Productivity Commission to investigate Australia’s intellectual property arrangements

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The Productivity Commission to investigate Australia’s intellectual property arrangements

Chris Baxter, Managing Director at Baxter IP, comments on the Productivity Commission Enquiry, which will be the first economic evaluation of Australia’s IP arrangements in decades. Chris Baxter maintains the current system is working well particularly as a result of the Raising the Bar Bill, but the falling number of patent applications by Australian residents is of concern.