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 Emily Ellis https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/Transparent-ET-1-300x82.png Emily Ellis2019-08-08 11:47:262022-06-01 12:29:27Trade 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 08:57:392021-11-15 20:41:00A Final Innovative Step: Australia Plans to Phase Out Innovation Patents
Australia is abolishing innovation patents. How will this work?
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 Emily Ellis https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/Transparent-ET-1-300x82.png Emily Ellis2019-06-14 11:00:282022-06-01 12:30:02Declaration 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 Emily Ellis https://ellisterry.com/wp-content/uploads/Transparent-ET-1-300x82.png Emily Ellis2019-06-13 13:11:012022-06-01 12:30:20Trade 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 13:25:512022-06-01 12:30:48Geographical 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 09:31:442022-06-01 12:30:54Educational 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.