Patents, Trade Marks & IP Law | Griffith Hack | Australia

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At Griffith Hack we recognise that our clients' intellectual property is a precious and valuable asset.

With an unrivalled depth of technical expertise and litigation experience, our specialised practice offers the highest calibre of intellectual property advice and services, tailored to meet the broad demands of individual client business strategies.

We can work with you to obtain the protection and outcomes you need.

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Griffith Hack has been ranked Tier 1 "Highly Recommended' for Prosecution, Tier 2 'Silver' for Litigation and 'Recommended' for Transactions by IAM Patent 1000: The World's Leading Patent Practitioners 2014.

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Industry focus

Clean & sustainable technologies

The Griffith Hack Clean & Sustainable Technologies Group is Australia’s pre-eminent provider of IP services to organisations that develop technologies with a reduced environmental impact. Our clients in this area are varied across:

  • Start-ups
  • Research organisations
  • Large Corporations

We have been immersed in these technologies for many years. We constantly monitor technological developments, review relevant economic and legislative developments, and align ourselves with key industry, academic and governmental players. Why? Click here to find out.

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Audit delays for 2014 EMDG applications

March 17, 2015

The EMDG team at Griffith Hack Consulting has recently identified significant delays with respect to Austrade’s audit of EMDG applications for the 2014 grant year. We have reached out to our contacts within Austrade, to understand the cause of the delays, and to try and expedite our clients’ applications.

Mars’ Reputation in MALTESERS trade mark prevents registration of MALTITOS trade mark

March 13, 2015

Owners of trade marks in which an established reputation exists can take comfort from the Trade Marks Office decision in Mars Australia Pty Ltd v Delfi Chocolate Manufacturing ATMO 113. Mars Australia (“Mars”) successfully opposed registration of the MALTITOS trade mark, No. 1546597 for a range of confectionery goods in Class 30 including “… products made from or including chocolate and/or cocoa” based on its MALTESERS trade mark.