Consultation 30-Aug-2017 to 17-Nov-2017
Policy development 20-Nov-2017
Legislative drafting 26-Mar-2018
Consultation 23-Jul-2018 to 31-Aug-2018
Policy development 1-Sep-2018
The Government has accepted the Productivity Commission’s recommendation to raise the threshold for inventive step, but decided to remove this measure from the Intellectual Property Laws Amendment (Productivity Commission Response Part 2 and Other Measures) Bill 2018. The Government has decided to undertake further analysis and consultation with stakeholders before amending the inventive step requirements.