https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/nametag-scaled.jpg 1707 2560 Rachael Koelmeyer https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/Transparent-ET-1-300x82.png Rachael Koelmeyer2020-05-14 12:33:262022-06-01 12:27:51Can and Should an Incorrect Owner Name be Corrected by Assignment in New Zealand?
When a trade mark application is filed in the wrong name, this can be fatal to the application. We discuss whether and how this can be fixed in New Zealand.
https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/manufacturing.jpg 687 1030 John Terry https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/Transparent-ET-1-300x82.png John Terry2020-04-16 21:41:042021-11-15 20:33:18Driving Research & Development in a Downturn
In past recessions, businesses that invested in R&D thrived. During any downturn from COVID-19, businesses should resist cutting back on R&D.
https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/crisis.jpg 686 1030 Emily Ellis https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/Transparent-ET-1-300x82.png Emily Ellis2020-04-10 11:27:002021-11-15 20:45:12A Place for Intellectual Property in Times of Crisis
In times of crisis, it is natural to focus on doing what you must to ensure day-today life is manageable. But eventually we will come out the other side, and you should have a plan in place for the new normal. Your IP rights should form part of that plan.
https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/steps.jpg 1013 1800 Mathew Campbell https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/Transparent-ET-1-300x82.png Mathew Campbell2020-02-27 12:28:202021-11-15 20:41:52A Final Innovative Step: Australia Plans to Phase Out Innovation Patents (Update)
Australia is abolishing on 26 August 2021. Australian and New Zealand businesses will need to take action before this date.
https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/sky.jpg 687 1030 Emily Ellis https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/Transparent-ET-1-300x82.png Emily Ellis2020-02-18 14:17:432021-11-15 20:43:59SKY v SKYKICK – Lessons from Europe
The recent case of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) Sky v SkyKick is being touted as one of the most important decisions for trade mark law out of Europe in the last couple of years. We discuss what all the fuss is about and what lessons can be learnt from this decision:
https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/brexit.jpg 1030 1545 Emily Ellis https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/Transparent-ET-1-300x82.png Emily Ellis2020-02-03 14:39:202021-11-15 20:45:55Intellectual Property in the Post-Brexit UK
The UK has left the EU. What does this mean for intellectual property?
https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/snowman.jpeg 687 1030 Emily Ellis https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/Transparent-ET-1-300x82.png Emily Ellis2019-12-05 14:56:242022-06-01 12:28:58An 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 Emily Ellis https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/Transparent-ET-1-300x82.png Emily Ellis2019-10-29 09:05:202022-06-01 12:29:076 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.