From 29 March to 31 May 2018, IP Australia conducted a public consultation on an economic analysis of the estimated impacts of Australia joining the Hague Agreement for designs. We have now published a response to the submissions.
Our new Patent Analytics Reports provide a global snapshot of your technology, available free with international-type search requests.
We received 18 non-confidential submissions during stakeholder consultation.
The Intellectual Property Laws Amendment (Productivity Commission Response Part 1 and Other Measures) Regulations 2018 (the Regulations) were registered on 16 October 2018.
The Intellectual Property Laws Amendment (Productivity Commission Response Part 1 and Other Measures) Act 2018 received Royal Assent on 24 August 2018.
The Act makes several improvements to Australia’s intellectual property (IP) system.
We are currently seeking input from interested parties on proposed changes to Australia’s IP legislation.