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.
https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/origami.jpg 655 1030 Ellis Terry Trade Marks Team https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/Transparent-ET-1-300x82.png Ellis Terry Trade Marks Team2019-06-14 11:00:282019-10-02 16:48:40Declaration of Use for Trade Marks — Why and Why Not?
In an increasing number of countries, a declaration of use must be filed either before a trade mark is registered or at renewal. However, declarations of use are not a requirement under New Zealand trade mark law. This raises the question - is implementing a declaration of use requirement the right way to go?
https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/lemon.jpg 687 1030 Ellis Terry Trade Marks Team https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/Transparent-ET-1-300x82.png Ellis Terry Trade Marks Team2019-06-13 13:11:012019-10-02 16:51:27Trade Mark Renewal Reminders — Should You Act?
Offers to renew your trade marks are often fraudulent. Find out the truth about cheap renewals.
https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/wine-glass.jpg 687 1030 Rachael Koelmeyer https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/Transparent-ET-1-300x82.png Rachael Koelmeyer2019-05-08 13:25:512019-10-02 16:29:18Geographical Indications, European Trade and Indigenous Rights – a Fair Exchange?
Earlier this year the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (“MFAT”) held consultation workshops discussing the inclusion of mutual recognition of geographical indications in negotiations for a free trade agreement with the European Union…
https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/books.jpg 687 1030 Rachael Koelmeyer https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/Transparent-ET-1-300x82.png Rachael Koelmeyer2019-03-06 09:31:442019-10-02 16:40:09Educational Purposes Exemptions and Copyright
We look at the educational purposes exemptions under the Copyright Act 1994 focusing on materials used by teachers when preparing a teaching course.
https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/computer-on-table.jpg 682 1030 Rachael Koelmeyer https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/Transparent-ET-1-300x82.png Rachael Koelmeyer2018-11-27 15:14:312019-10-02 16:56:33What should you do if your trade mark is used on the internet?
How do you know when the actions of another trader on the world wide web are an actionable breach of your trade mark rights?
https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/rabbits.jpg 556 1030 Mathew Campbell https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/Transparent-ET-1-300x82.png Mathew Campbell2018-11-01 10:40:002019-10-02 16:24:22New Zealand's New Grace Period
New Zealand introduces a 1 year grace period for disclosures by inventors and patent applicants. How will this work in practice?
https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/Transparent-ET-1-300x82.png 0 0 Rachael Koelmeyer https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/Transparent-ET-1-300x82.png Rachael Koelmeyer2018-08-07 12:58:312018-08-07 12:58:31UKIPO Update on Brexit
As the Brexit date approaches, recent reports indicate that the UK Government will offer automatic and free conversion of EU registered trade marks into UK registered trade marks. But how accurate is this? White Paper on Future Relationship…