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Targeting China: how to ‘sell’ your business online without losing your IP
  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
  • Australia, China
  • July 8 2013

China is Australia's No. 1 trading partner, and still the 'world's workshop' when it comes to manufactured goods. While the mining boom appears to be


Federal Court of Australia finds computer-based system patentable
  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
  • Australia
  • September 2 2013

RPL Central Pty Ltd has succeeded in having Australian Innovation Patent No. 2009100601 entitled "Method and System for Automated Collection of


2013 a year of change in the IP world
  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
  • Australia
  • June 27 2013

This year is likely to be considered momentous for Intellectual Property practitioners and users around the world. We have already seen the


Are you ready to claim your R&D tax benefits?
  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
  • Australia
  • June 27 2013

As the close of the financial year approaches, companies are now turning their efforts to preparation of their tax return and the lodgement of their


Making a design statement
  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
  • Australia
  • June 27 2013

When filing a design application in Australia, the applicant has the option of providing a 'statement of newness and distinctiveness' to highlight


Why the Bilski decision matters in Australia
  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
  • Australia, USA
  • July 21 2010

In 2009 more than 2,200 patent applications were filed directly in the United States by Australian entities, while nearly 1,500 Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) applications designating the United States were filed by Australian entities


Gene patents under the microscope
  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
  • Australia
  • June 30 2010

The Senate Community Affairs Committee recently announced that it has again extended the reporting time for the Gene Patents Enquiry


Getting tough on imitators
  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
  • Australia
  • June 15 2011

The Advisory Council on Intellectual Property recently carried out reviews looking at post-grant patent enforcement strategies and the enforcement of plant breeders' rights


IP Australia curbs prosecution delay tactics
  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
  • Australia
  • March 23 2011

The Australian Patent Office has implemented measures to expedite the resolution of divisional patent applications


Australia’s over-reliance on public sector research
  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
  • Australia
  • November 4 2016

In a recent blog post we highlighted the issue of the low innovation output of Australia's largest companies, utilizing numbers of patent filings as