The PPSA Register Goes Live Today!
The PPSA register goes live on the 30 January 2012. What is it and how does it affect your business?
The PPSA register goes live on the 30 January 2012. What is it and how does it affect your...
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Branding: More than just a trademark
You may have heard by now that LEGO recently attempted to have a domain owned by brothers Gavin (age 15) and Grayson (age 11) transferred to Lego.  The domain...
You may have heard by now that LEGO recently attempted to have a domain owned by brothers Gavin (age...
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Adidas get nasty in trade mark dispute
Last year, an Adidas application for the trade mark adiZero (a sub-brand which includes a highly publicized series of shoes featuring Chicago Bulls star, Derrick Rose) was refused by...
Last year, an Adidas application for the trade mark adiZero (a sub-brand which includes a highly publicized series of...
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Samsung v Apple: Galaxy Tablet Allowed to Sell in Australia
The High Court of Australia today denied Apple's request for special leave to appeal against the Full Federal Court's decision effectively allowing Samsung to market its Galaxy tab 10...
The High Court of Australia today denied Apple's request for special leave to appeal against the Full Federal Court's...
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A bitter pill for Samsung to swallow in its tablet war with Apple
When it allowed Samsung's appeal against the grant of an interlocutory injunction preventing the importation and sale in Australia of Samsung's Galaxy Tab 10.1 tablet computer, (see Samsung Electronics...
When it allowed Samsung's appeal against the grant of an interlocutory injunction preventing the importation and sale in Australia...
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Apple v Samsung – the patent war continues..
The patent war between Apple and Samsung continues unabated. In the last round, Apple successfully sought – and obtained – an interim (interlocutory) injunction against Samsung, thereby preventing Samsung...
The patent war between Apple and Samsung continues unabated. In the last round, Apple successfully sought – and obtained...
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Samsung v Apple: Samsung’s appeal allowed by the Full Federal Court
The Full Federal Court (Justices Dowsett, Foster and Yates) has today allowed Samsung’s appeal against Justice Bennett’s decision to grant an interlocutory injunction to prevent Samsung from importing, selling,...
The Full Federal Court (Justices Dowsett, Foster and Yates) has today allowed Samsung’s appeal against Justice Bennett’s decision to...
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The Gene Patents Debate in Australia – An Update
The patentability of genetic materials has been the subject of considerable community debate in Australia and elsewhere in recent years. Several inquiries have been held in Australia, including the...
The patentability of genetic materials has been the subject of considerable community debate in Australia and elsewhere in recent...
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ACIP Review of Innovation Patent System
In a recent roundtable discussion relating to the review of the innovation patent system, a view point was raised that self-filed innovation patent applications that in no way meet...
In a recent roundtable discussion relating to the review of the innovation patent system, a view point was raised...
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Tablet Wars in Australia: Apple and Samsung, the story so far…
The patent litigation between Apple and Samsung in the Australian Federal Court has received much attention in the print and television media. As is widely known, Apple sought –...
The patent litigation between Apple and Samsung in the Australian Federal Court has received much attention in the print...
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IP Costs Export Grant for 2010-11 Deadline: 30 November 2011
As previously reported in our news alert in August 2009, Export Market Development Grants are available for small to medium sized businesses. The deadline for the 2010-11 year applications...
As previously reported in our news alert in August 2009, Export Market Development Grants are available for small to...
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Apple v Samsung
There has been much talk in the media recently surrounding the intellectual property related dispute between technology giants Apple and Samsung.  In the dispute, both sides are alleging that...
There has been much talk in the media recently surrounding the intellectual property related dispute between technology giants Apple...
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