Financial technology (FinTech) and blockchain technologies are rapidly developing and evolving. It is an area in IP which requires experience and an advanced understanding of the ever-changing regulations of each countries’ Patent Office to prosecute and manage patent portfolios. Spruson & Ferguson’s Engineering/ICT team, possess a combination of technical expertise and specialist local knowledge, and offer the advantages of integrated regional service delivery to our clients. Our team keeps up to date with developments in the FinTech industry as well as evolving IP laws across the Asia-Pacific region in order to help our clients navigate the prosecution landscape.

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Brisbane, Australia
Adam Luxton
Principal, Engineering / ICT Leader Australia
Patents: Engineering & ICT, Designs
+61 7 3011 2200 adam.luxton@spruson.com
Adam has over 15 years of experience in patents, designs and trade marks, with a robust technical background in Mining Engineering and Software Engineering. He has a proven track…
Adam has over 15 years of experience in patents, designs and trade marks, with a robust technical background in…
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Singapore, Singapore
Serene Ong
Principal
Patents: Engineering & ICT
+65 6333 7200 serene.ong@spruson.com
Serene Ong graduated from the National University of Singapore with a Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical) with Honours and joined a reputable Japanese patent law firm based in Osaka as…
Serene Ong graduated from the National University of Singapore with a Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical) with Honours and joined…
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Brisbane, Australia
Andrew Cale
Principal
Patents: Engineering & ICT, Designs
+61 7 3011 2200 andrew.cale@spruson.com
Andrew has more than 20 years of experience in patents, trade marks and designs specialising in the fields of information and communications technology, signal and data processing, mechanical engineering,…
Andrew has more than 20 years of experience in patents, trade marks and designs specialising in the fields of…
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Latest News & Insights
Singapore Ranked as 5th Most Innovative Country in the World
The Global Innovation Index 2018 report released in July 2018 ranked Singapore fifth amongst 126 innovative nations around the world. Singapore retained its first place ranking in Asia for…
The Global Innovation Index 2018 report released in July 2018 ranked Singapore fifth amongst 126 innovative nations around the…
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Singapore launches new initiative to fast-track FinTech patents
The Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS) has launched a new FinTech Fast Track (FTFT) initiative designed to expedite the patent application-to-grant process for FinTech inventions.
The Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS) has launched a new FinTech Fast Track (FTFT) initiative designed to expedite…
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