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Published: 7 August 2018

If you’re even thinking about doing business in China, the first thing to do is protect your brand by applying to register a trade mark in China.

Policy officer at IP Australia, Julia Hu
Published: 1 August 2018

It’s the people that make any work place a success. That’s why we’ve decided to run a bit of a series where we focus the spotlight on some of our remarkable staff. We’re starting with Julia Hu who’s moved from plum blossoms to penguins to patents!

Intellectual Property and the Business of Innovation
Published: 25 July 2018

Bill Ferris AC presents the 2018 Francis Gurry Lecture on Intellectual Property

Picture of woman assembling a robot
Published: 20 June 2018

Are you a researcher working on an innovative idea, technology or method? Have you considered the commercial potential of your findings? More and more researchers are being encouraged to collaborate and commercialise their intellectual property (IP), but where should they start? 

Published: 30 May 2018

China is one of the largest and fastest growing markets for Australian businesses exporting overseas and despite the lingering horror stories, IP protection in China has improved greatly over the years.

China
Published: 30 May 2018

When expanding to China many businesses assume that their English brand name will automatically have the same appeal in China, but this is not always the case.

China
Published: 30 May 2018
What is the most common IP issue affecting foreign businesses in China? Failing to protect their brand early enough through a Chinese trade mark!
Published: 9 May 2018

In this guest blog post, John Catibog from Indagard tells us how he came up with a unique name for his business, and some tips for others looking to do the same.

Published: 9 May 2018
To build your business for success, setting yourself apart from others is vital. Your brand is the way you show your customers who you are – your identity. However, what many people don’t know is to have full control over your brand you need to protect it with a trade mark.
Kathryn Adams
Published: 26 April 2018

For World IP day this year, we are featuring various women who are ‘powering change’ by making valuable contributions to the Intellectual Property and innovation sector.