Thailand – updated trade mark examination guidelines
Effective as of 17 January 2022, a new Registrar’s Examination Manual (“Examination Manual”) has replaced the existing guidelines which seek to ensure that trade mark examinations are in alignment...
Effective as of 17 January 2022, a new Registrar’s Examination Manual (“Examination Manual”) has replaced the existing guidelines which...
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IPOS extends SG IP FAST Programme and ends File-To-Grant Programme
The following article provides updates on accelerated examination options in Singapore. The Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS) has recently announced that it will extend the SG IP FAST programme...
The following article provides updates on accelerated examination options in Singapore. The Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS) has recently...
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IP Australia releases the Australian Intellectual Property Report 2022
IP Australia have just released their tenth edition of the 'Australian Intellectual Property Report' (the Report), and for those with an interest in the number of filings in the...
IP Australia have just released their tenth edition of the 'Australian Intellectual Property Report' (the Report), and for those...
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Direct ‘.au’ domain names are here!
The long-awaited launch of the .au direct domain names (eg. spruson.au) commenced on 24 March 2022. If you already have a .au extension associated with your domain (eg. spruson.com.au, spruson.net.au)...
The long-awaited launch of the .au direct domain names (eg. spruson.au) commenced on 24 March 2022. If you already have...
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Electronic certificates for trade mark registrations to be issued from 2022
The CNIPA announced that only electronic copies of trade mark registration certificates will be issued in 2022. The China National Intellectual Property Administration (CNIPA) published an announcement on 12 October...
The CNIPA announced that only electronic copies of trade mark registration certificates will be issued in 2022. The China National...
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競合製品の外観の様相を「借用する」取引業者に対する「救済(RESCUE)」の必要性
Martin & Pleasance Pty Ltd v A Nelson & Co Ltd  FCAFC 80の判例研究 Martin & Pleasance Pty Ltd v A Nelson & Co Ltd FCAFC 80 の最近の判決において、オーストラリア連邦裁判所の大法廷は、Martin&Pleasance Pty Ltd(および関連企業)(総称してMartin)が、「RestQ」ブランドの補完医薬品を販売、宣伝、およびまたは供給することを制限する暫定的差止命令を認めるという連邦裁判所の判決を支持しました。
Martin & Pleasance Pty Ltd v A Nelson & Co Ltd  FCAFC 80の判例研究 Martin & Pleasance Pty Ltd v A...
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Spruson & Ferguson a gold sponsor of IPBC Australasia
Spruson & Ferguson is delighted to be a gold sponsor of this week’s IP Business Congress (IPBC) Southeast Asia in Singapore.
Spruson & Ferguson is delighted to be a gold sponsor of this week’s IP Business Congress (IPBC) Southeast Asia...
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ニュージーランドの蜂蜜生産者にとって「バグベア(悩みの種)」となったオーストラリアの商標判決
オーストラリア商標庁による最近の商標判決(Manuka Honey Appellation Society Incorporated v Lawrence Michael Howes ATMO 64(2021年7月7日)(「オーストラリアの異議申立」))により、ニュージーランドとオーストラリアの間で再び戦線が張られました。これは、ニュージーランドとオーストラリアの蜂蜜生産者の間での長年にわたる紛争の最新の動きです。
オーストラリア商標庁による最近の商標判決(Manuka Honey Appellation Society Incorporated v Lawrence Michael Howes ATMO 64(2021年7月7日)(「オーストラリアの異議申立」))により、ニュージーランドとオーストラリアの間で再び戦線が張られました。これは、ニュージーランドとオーストラリアの蜂蜜生産者の間での長年にわたる紛争の最新の動きです。
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Who owns a nickname? AUNTY HELEN registration refused in New Zealand
James Craig Benson v Helen Elizabeth Clark NZIPOTM 6 Whether endearing or disparaging, Australians and New Zealanders have been giving each other nicknames for well over a century, and...
James Craig Benson v Helen Elizabeth Clark NZIPOTM 6 Whether endearing or disparaging, Australians and New Zealanders have been...
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