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Software Patent Wars: A New Hope
  • Shelston IP Pty Ltd
  • Australia
  • July 26 2016

It has been a rough few years for software patents in Australia. Since 2010, the Patent Office appears to have been on a crusade to limit the extent


NZ Commerce Committee recommends removal of NZAU Single Application Process
  • Spruson & Ferguson
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • July 22 2016

In our article of 14 July 2016, we briefly reported that the majority of the Commerce Committee of the New Zealand Parliament had recommended


Omnibus claims: Back to business as usual
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • July 19 2016

The Full Federal Court has recently handed down its decision in the appeal by GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) against the earlier finding by Justice Rares


It's business as usual Proposed single Trans-Tasman patent application & examination process withdrawn
  • FB Rice
  • Australia, Global
  • July 19 2016

On 13 July 2016, the New Zealand Parliament’s Commerce Committee released an updated Patents (Trans-Tasman Patent Attorneys and Other Matters


IP rights and 3D printing - What does it mean for you?
  • FB Rice
  • Australia
  • July 18 2016

3D printing has been heralded as a disruptive technology, driving creativity and innovation. 3D printing has also potentially made counterfeiting of


Unpacking patent box: Busting the myths
  • Griffith Hack
  • Australia, OECD
  • July 18 2016

With the rise of patent box regimes across the world and a push for a program to be adopted in Australia, there’s an increasing amount of media


US Senator Hatch accuses Australia of stealing American patents and will not accept anything less than a 12 year data exclusivity term
  • FB Rice
  • Australia, USA
  • July 15 2016

The Trans-Pacific Partnership is back in the news, today, with US Senator Orrin Hatch accusing Australia of wanting to steal American patents. The


NZAU Update: Recommendation to stop New Zealand and Australia single patent application and examination process
  • Spruson & Ferguson
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • July 14 2016

Following a review of the New Zealand Patents (Trans-Tasman Patent Attorneys and Other Matters) Amendment Bill1 by the Commerce Committee of the New


Death of the Trans-Tasman Patent Application
  • Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • July 14 2016

Implementation of the single trans-Tasman patent application (Australia and New Zealand) appears to have been terminated through the surprise


Proposed single patent processes for Australia and New Zealand will not proceed
  • AJ Park
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • July 14 2016

The Australian and New Zealand patent offices have been talking about a single patent application process (SAP) and a single patent examination