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UK case may prove to be a “Landmark” for Australian Computer Implemented Inventions
  • Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • August 16 2018

The Australian Patent Office updated its Patent Manual of Practice and Procedure (the Australian Examiners Manual) to make a variation of the England


Omission of best method disclosure can be rectified in a divisional application
  • Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick
  • Australia
  • August 8 2018

In a recent post, we highlighted the grave risks of failing to disclose the ‘best method known to the applicant of performing the invention’, as


Innovation Patent back in IP Australia’s sights
  • Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick
  • Australia
  • July 25 2018

In the latter part of 2017, IP Australia sought comment on a proposed bill, the Intellectual Property Laws Amendment (Productivity Commission Response


Enhanced PCT Search ReportWritten Opinion - An offer from the five major Patent Offices that’s too good to miss?
  • Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick
  • Global
  • July 12 2018

For the past couple of years, the IP5 Offices (Europe, Japan, Korea, P.R. China and US) prepared for the launch of a third Collaborative Search &


The Coca-Cola Company wins green trade mark fight
  • Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick
  • Australia
  • July 4 2018

Coke has scored a big victory over Frucor in its battle over the colour green. Justice Yates handed down his decision in the appeal between Frucor


The marvellous world of superhero licensing
  • Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick
  • USA
  • June 26 2018

The Marvel franchise has enjoyed unprecedented box office success over the last decade, culminating in numerous films, TV series and other digital


Innovation patents on the ropes, but not the canvas.
  • Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick
  • Australia
  • June 20 2018

The Australian innovation patent system has been in the news recently as a result of the Australian Government’s intention to abolish the system. This


Federal Court smashes Bohemia Crystal monopoly
  • Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick
  • Australia
  • June 20 2018

Crystal from Bohemia has a long history of recognition for its high quality of craftsmanship and innovative designs. Chances are you’ve probably


The Carbon XPRIZE and CSIRO: CO2 mitigation technology in Australia and beyond.
  • Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick
  • Australia
  • June 20 2018

The NRG COSIA Carbon XPRIZE seeks to incentivise development of carbon capture and utilisation (CCU) technologies that convert carbon dioxide (CO2


Online review sites: The good, the bad and the ugly
  • Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick
  • Australia
  • June 15 2018

Analysis from consumer advocacy group CHOICE has found that around 15 of all online reviews are fake. Yet consumers regularly rely on review platform