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3D printing a game-changer for manufacturing and food service?

  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
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  • Australia
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  • May 30 2013

There has been quite a lot of hype and concern over the past several weeks as the 'Liberator', the world's first entirely 3D-printed gun, came to

A sneak peak at the TPP Agreement chapter on IP

  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
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  • Asia-Pacific, Australia
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  • February 10 2014

Australia is no bystander when it comes to free trade agreements. Having already signed seven FTAs with various trading countries, Australia is

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

IP Australia consults on proposals designed to remove 'red tape' from IP processes

  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
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  • Australia
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  • March 4 2015

On 20 February 2015, the Hon Karen Andrews MP Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Industry and Science, released on behalf of the Australian

IP Australia proposes Peer-to-Patent pilot project

  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
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  • Australia
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  • November 25 2009

On the world stage there is a renewed push by national, regional and international IP protection agencies to find innovative solutions, at little or no cost to them, to address increasing criticism that too many patents are granted on inventions that have questionable inventive merit, and that the grant of exclusive rights for obvious developments is having a negative impact on innovation and competition

Standing equal on the global IP stage?

  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
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  • Australia
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  • December 17 2012

The Intellectual Property Laws Amendment (Raising the Bar) Act 2011 was passed in late February 2012, increasing patentability Standards in Australia and

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

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

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

Getting your design protection into shape

  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
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  • Australia
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  • June 16 2010

Are you considering the manufacture of products intended for the Australian market?