Designs case studies

  • IP protection for a beach chair

    When Katherine Drayton realised that her innovative beach chair could be marketable, she researched her IP rights and took out protection in the form of an innovation patent, a design registration and a trade marked logo.

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  • Leaf Free Gutter Guard’s its IP

    Michael Pearce, owner of Leaf Free Gutter Guard, talks about how advice from a legal professional helped his business identify the intellectual property (IP) rights that could improve its market position.

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  • Protecting Australian Fashion Designs

    IP Australia interviewed Kate Anderson Head Designer of Australian fashion label, Finders Keepers, to find out how she protects the designs she produces.


  • Register of Olympic Designs

    Australia's Register of Olympic Designs was established under legislation to give the Australian Olympic Committee ownership of certain registered designs.


Last Updated: 19/12/2013

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