News

Published: 16 November 2017

In partnership with Swinburne University of Technology and the University of Melbourne, IP Australia has developed a single, internationally-linked trade mark database called TM-link.

TM-link is a world-first platform that links trade mark applications across countries and helps businesses search for trade marks across multiple jurisdictions.

  • Trade marks
Published: 15 November 2017

We’re pleased to announce that we’ve been awarded a 2017 Prime Minister’s Silver Award for Excellence in Public Sector Management for our sustainable, innovative approaches demonstrated through the Australian Trade Mark Search system.

  • Corporate
  • Trade marks
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Published: 10 November 2017

Following a Request for Application, we will be working with to implement a Trade Mark Defence Insurance product.

  • Trade marks
Published: 1 November 2017

Key takeaways for researchers and start ups from our event with the Australia National University’s Technology Transfer Office.

  • Corporate
Published: 31 October 2017

In January 2016 we started a project to refine and re-design our customer correspondence. Now, as an extension to this work, we have reviewed our certificates for patents, trade marks, designs and plant breeder’s rights with a view to provide consistency across all four product lines.

  • Patents
  • Trade marks
  • Designs
  • Plant breeder's rights
Tech23 2017. Image provided by SlatteryIT.
Published: 26 October 2017

The Sydney-based conference showcased 23 clever young companies who pitched before an audience of investors, industry representatives and entrepreneurs.

  • Corporate
Published: 23 October 2017

We are currently seeking input from interested parties about proposed changes to Australia’s IP legislation.

  • Corporate
Published: 22 September 2017

IP Australia’s virtual assistant ‘Alex’ has been recognised at the 4th Annual Intelligent Assistant Awards in San Francisco.

  • Corporate
Published: 11 September 2017

Currently in a beta release trial period ending on 16 March 2018.

  • Corporate
Published: 31 August 2017

IP Australia is making a few changes to eServices in order to improve your customer experience.

We will simplify the designs and trade marks navigation by moving higher volume forms from “General eServices request” to a more prominent position under “General Designs Services”. You will be able to navigate through eServices and manage your IP rights portfolio with greater ease.

  • Corporate
  • Patents
  • Trade marks
  • Designs
  • Plant breeder's rights