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IPT Alert: Register your trade mark with Chinese Customs
  • Piper Alderman
  • China
  • March 7 2016

The first step in your intellectual property protection strategy will be to register your trade mark in China with the Trademark Office, see IPT


Signature innovation and science agenda launched
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • December 7 2015

The Prime Minister (and a plethora of Ministers) announced the Government’s signature National Innovation and Science Agenda, earlier today. It


Register your trade mark in China!
  • Piper Alderman
  • China
  • November 6 2014

In response to international complaints about its trade mark system and the prevalence of trade mark squatting, China has implemented amendments to


More changes for Google trade marks policy in Australia
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • August 25 2014

From 28 July 2014, Google will permit Australian advertisers to use a trade mark in the text of an advertisement, provided they meet certain


IPT alert: more changes for Google trade marks policy in Australia
  • Piper Alderman
  • New Zealand, Australia
  • July 30 2014

From 28 July 2014, Google will permit Australian advertisers use a trade mark in the text of an advertisement if: they are a reseller of goods and


Domain name scams and other related issues
  • Piper Alderman
  • Global
  • January 31 2014

Domain name scams are very common, largely because most of the details for the registrants of domain names are publicly available on the internet (i


More than apples in the App Store
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • October 10 2013

The recent Apple v Amazon case in the United States (Apple Inc., v Amazon.com Inc., No. C 11-1327 PJH) concerning Amazon's use of 'APPSTORE' provides


Google AdWords and the UK Interflora case
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • September 19 2013

For some businesses, Google AdWords offers an easy means of increasing brand recognition and profile amidst almost endless search engine results


New gTLDs and the Trademark Clearinghouse: what does it mean for your business?
  • Piper Alderman
  • Global
  • September 6 2013

In June 2011, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) launched the "New generic top-level domain (gTLD) Program". The program


The Trade Mark Clearinghouse now open for business
  • Piper Alderman
  • Global
  • April 2 2013

The Trade Mark Clearing House opened for registrations on 26 March 2013. The IPT Alert team look at what this means for business and the services