The First Plant Breeder’s Right

Plant breeders in Australia have been able to legally protect their innovations since 1987.

This has provided breeders with exclusive control over their propagating and harvesting material for a number of years.

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Melbourne’s IP Forum on Designs

Designer IP - challenges and opportunities in securing Australia's creative economy. The forum heard from three outstanding speakers; Dr Brandon Gien from Good Design Australia, Gerard White from Breville, and Gavin Lovie from IP Australia.

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IP Government Open Data

We have published the first release of the Intellectual Property Government Open Data project. For the first time, over 100 years of records held by us are publicly and freely available.Read more