Understanding Trade Marks webinar

Florence:           

Good afternoon everyone and welcome to today's webinar, Understanding Trade marks. Today I want to introduce our speaker, Natalia Kremenchutskaya. Natalia has worked at IP Australia as a trade marks examiner, and is now working in oppositions and hearings, as the assistant hearings officer, for over a year.

New OCE studies showcase trade mark cluttering and use of design rights

26 June 2019

IP Australia has released two economic research papers which provide new evidence for how Australia’s intellectual property (IP) systems are used. The first study explores the extent to which Australia’s trade mark register is cluttered with out-of-use or overly broad trade marks. The second study reveals which Australian industries make intensive use of registered design rights, and how Australia’s design economy compares to those of our international peers.