News

Published: 10 February 2017

These changes are designed to align and streamline the processes for obtaining, maintaining and challenging IP rights.

  • Patents
  • Trade marks
  • Designs
  • Plant breeder's rights
Published: 3 February 2017

We’re launching our new Australian Trade Mark Search tool this Friday 10 February at Pause Fest 2017, an event for creative, tech and business to immerse in new ideas and fresh tech.

  • Trade marks
Published: 3 February 2017

The World Trade Organization Agreement amended the Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights on 23 January 2017.

  • Corporate
  • Patents
Published: 23 February 2017

The single patent attorney regulatory regime between Australia and New Zealand came into force on 24 February 2017.

  • Corporate
Published: 25 January 2017

We've recently released a beta (test) of Portfolio View for patents and trade Marks within our eServices platform.

  • Patents
  • Trade marks
Published: 24 January 2017

We have collaborated with the Arbitration and Mediation Center of the World Intellectual Property Organization (the WIPO Center) to develop new resources that provide alternative dispute resolution (ADR) services online.  

  • Corporate
Published: 23 January 2017

The Trans-Tasman IP Attorneys Board is currently reviewing potential conflict of interest issues raised by recent consolidation within the profession.

  • Patents
  • Trade marks
Published: 5 January 2017
In line with patents, trade marks and designs, we are on track to implement our new look electronic correspondence for plant breeder’s rights (PBR).
  • Plant breeder's rights
Published: 21 December 2016

We will be closing for Christmas from 5 pm Friday 23 December 2016 and we'll be back on Tuesday 3 January 2017.

  • Corporate
  • Patents
  • Trade marks
  • Designs
  • Plant breeder's rights
Published: 20 December 2016

We recently announced that we're improving our customer correspondence across all intellectual property (IP) rights to create a seamless customer experience and align our correspondence with our website, online services and search systems.

  • Corporate