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USPTO enters agreement with Australia as International Searching Authority

  • Locke Lord LLP
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  • Australia, USA
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  • February 9 2009

Effective November 1, 2008, IP Australia (IPAU) is available to act as both International Searching Authority (ISA) and International Preliminary Examination Authority (IPEA) for most international applications filed with the USPTO under the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT

Shape marks: Kit Kat shape not distinctive

  • Davies Collison Cave
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  • Australia
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  • April 30 2009

This case illustrates the difficulty of obtaining registration of a shape mark

Copyright infringement found by taking the “look and feel”

  • Davies Collison Cave
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  • Australia
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  • April 30 2009

Only a lawyer with too much time on his or her hands could embrace the ideaexpression dichotomy in copyright law as a topic of meaningful discussion

Export Market Development Grant (EMDG)

  • Davies Collison Cave
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  • Australia
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  • April 30 2009

The Export Market Development Grant (EMDG) is a Federal Government scheme administered by Austrade

Valuable protection afforded by 2003 Act design registrations

  • Davies Collison Cave
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  • Australia
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  • April 30 2009

The tests for infringement and noveltydistinctiveness introduced in the Designs Act 2003 intended to provide broader protection than was available under the previous 1906 Act

Patent revocation for fraud, false suggestion or misrepresentation

  • Davies Collison Cave
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  • Australia
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  • April 30 2009

Revocation proceedings based upon grounds of fraud, false suggestion or misrepresentation have been uncommon in Australia

Determining inventorship in Australia have a heart!

  • Davies Collison Cave
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  • Australia
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  • April 30 2009

Australian jurisprudence in relation to inventorship is relatively undeveloped and accordingly any decision from an Australian Court focussing on this issue is received with interest

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?

Towards a stronger and more efficient IP rights system

  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
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  • Australia
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  • January 13 2010

IP Australia has issued the first of two papers setting out details of proposed changes initially discussed in its earlier series of consultation papers

Driving improved commercialisation outcomes for Australian research

  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
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  • Australia
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  • February 29 2012

Approximately 80 to 85 of the value of a company lies in its intellectual assets