Taronga zoo recently opposed the registration of a trademark of an up and coming zoo development in western Sydney to be named “Sydney Zoo”. The […]
A trade mark is defined in section 17 of the Trade Marks Act 1995 as a “sign used, or intended to be used, to distinguish […]
A good brand name can build the image of your business. Just as you plan your business well, so must you plan your brand.
Trade marks and groundless threats – why you should seek expert advice before enforcing your right...
You run a successful business with a well-known brand. You have spent many years and have financially invested heavily in your brand, building up a […]
When setting up a new company, developing a new brand or undergoing a brand refresh, one of the first things that many companies do is […]
Thailand and Indonesia have recently joined the Madrid Protocol system. The addition of these two new countries will mean that there are now 100 members […]
The 2018 Commonwealth Games is being held in April on Australia’s Gold Coast. During the build up to the Games, the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth […]
First to file system The Chinese trade mark system is a “first to file” system. As such, whoever files a trade mark first in China […]
Takeaways Australian stock valuations are probably depressed by low patent activity. Australian companies hold no defensive patent portfolios to assert in defence against corporate behemoths […]