https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/banknotes.jpg 1030 1890 Blayne Peacock https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/Transparent-ET-1-300x82.png Blayne Peacock2019-12-30 10:46:002020-06-09 10:48:30Funding for IP and R&D in New Zealand
There are many government and private funding sources for intellectual property and research and development in New Zealand. We discuss some of the options.
https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/snowman.jpeg 687 1030 Ellis Terry Trade Marks Team https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/Transparent-ET-1-300x82.png Ellis Terry Trade Marks Team2019-12-05 14:56:242019-12-05 14:57:24An Expensive Ear-Worm: Why You Don’t Hear Frosty the Snowman © in the Mall
Copyright may be why you never hear your favourite Christmas songs while shopping. We discuss the recent High Court decision on playing music in store.
https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/nail-scissors.jpg 687 1030 Ellis Terry Trade Marks Team https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/Transparent-ET-1-300x82.png Ellis Terry Trade Marks Team2019-10-29 09:05:202019-10-29 09:05:426 Good Reasons to Use a Trade Mark Professional
Why use a trade mark professional to file an application to register a trade mark? We discuss six good reasons.
https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/brexit.jpg 1030 1545 Ellis Terry https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/Transparent-ET-1-300x82.png Ellis Terry2019-10-18 11:50:092019-10-18 11:53:07Deal or No Deal: Is Brexit Finally Here?
Brexit is currently scheduled to occur on 31 October 2019. We discuss what will happen for EU trade marks and designs if there is a deal or not.
https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/piggybank.jpg 679 1030 Ellis Terry https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/Transparent-ET-1-300x82.png Ellis Terry2019-10-07 12:44:202019-10-09 12:36:15Fee Changes for NZ Patents and Trade Marks
Patent and trade mark fees in New Zealand will change from 13 February 2020. Is this good or bad for New Zealand businesses?
https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/cereal.jpg 1752 2370 Ellis Terry Trade Marks Team https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/Transparent-ET-1-300x82.png Ellis Terry Trade Marks Team2019-08-08 11:47:262019-10-02 11:10:12Trade Marks Over the Breakfast Bowl
For a New Zealand shape trade mark, you must show that the shape identifies the trader. We discuss shape trade marks and the Kellogg's Nutri-Grain decision.
https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/firework-small.jpg 1872 2808 Ellis Terry https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/Transparent-ET-1-300x82.png Ellis Terry2019-08-05 08:45:262019-10-01 16:44:49Ellis Terry is again one of New Zealand's top IP firms in 2019
Ellis Terry has again been ranked as one of New Zealand's top firms for patent prosecution and trade mark prosecution in 2019.
https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/steps.jpg 1013 1800 Mathew Campbell https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/Transparent-ET-1-300x82.png Mathew Campbell2019-07-26 08:57:392020-02-27 12:10:24A Final Innovative Step: Australia Plans to Phase Out Innovation Patents
On 25 July 2019, the Australian Government introduced a bill to make a number of changes to the patents system. The changes to Crown use of patents and designs and to compulsory licences will be of interest to some. But the biggest change is…
https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/broken-phone.jpg 1200 1632 Mathew Campbell https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/Transparent-ET-1-300x82.png Mathew Campbell2019-07-08 13:02:412019-10-02 16:57:04Reducing Reuse: Australia's Full Court Develops the Law on Refurbishing Patented Products
In Calidad v Seiko, the Full Court has confirmed that refurbishing patented products in Australia may result in patent infringement.