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Beware!! IP Australia refuses extension of time for filing evidence

  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
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  • Australia
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  • February 13 2015

The implementation of the new IP laws in April 2013 brought about some welcome changes. One change that has not been so welcome in the IP community

Raising the bar (a little bit more) and extending it further afield - the Intellectual Property Laws Amendment Bill 2014 passed by Parliament

  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
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  • Australia
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  • February 11 2015

The Intellectual Property Laws Amendment Bill 2014, in the legislative pipeline for a while, was finally passed by the Australian Senate on the

Personal property securities and intellectual asset management: thinking outside the box

  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
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  • Australia
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  • August 27 2014

The Personal Property Securities Act 2009 was introduced to reduce the uncertainties in creating, registering and searching for security interests

Scoping an IP due diligence

  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
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  • Australia
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  • April 2 2013

Anyone involved in merger and acquisition (M&A) transactions will be familiar with due diligence investigations. Before buying a business, it makes

Cutting the red tape - making it easier to engage with IP Australia

  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
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  • Australia
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  • July 30 2014

At the behest of the Federal Government, IP Australia is looking for ways to reduce regulatory burden within the intellectual property (IP) system

Australia’s innovation report card: could do better

  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
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  • Australia
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  • January 23 2015

The 2014 Australian Innovation System Report PDF, 6MB from the Office of the Chief Economist has identified Australia as a relatively mediocre

New IP Laws Amendment Bill 2013

  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
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  • Australia
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  • June 7 2013

A new Intellectual Property (IP) Laws Amendment Bill 2013 was introduced into the Australian Parliament on 30 May 2013. The key elements of this Bill

Pharma losing ground in pharmaceutical patent extensions of term

  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
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  • Australia
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  • March 18 2009

In Australia, there have been several recent court and Patent Office decisions in which previously granted patent extensions of term were reduced by the court and the commissioner of patents in light of information brought to their attention

Facebook likes IP

  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
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  • Australia
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  • May 16 2014

Ever wondered what happens in the IP situation room at Facebook, Inc? Me neither, until I discovered just how many patents Facebook owns. As Facebook

Scammers impersonating WIPO

  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
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  • Australia
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  • December 23 2014

The World Intellectual Property organisation yesterday released the following warning: It has recently come to the attention of the World