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 […]
Australian stock valuations are probably depressed by low patent activity. Australian companies hold no defensive patent portfolios to assert in defence against corporate behemoths moving into Australia. Australian company boards may be liable for patent infringement risk management.
Takeaways Australians have a recurring annual intellectual property (IP) deficit of $3.25 billion. Australians patent at a very low rate both locally and globally. As […]
It can be relatively easy to file in Australia but there have been some recent changes that limit how we can correct errors if incorrect […]