Patents, Trade Marks & IP Law | Griffith Hack | Australia
Working with clever people
|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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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:|
|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.|
Italy is the latest in a growing list of nations to introduce preferential tax treatment for intellectual property (IP) in the form of a ‘patent box’ incentive. The Italian patent box is available from 1 January 2015, and will effectively reduce tax on income attributable to Italian IP by 30% in 2015, 40% in 2016 and 50% from 2017 onward.
Extension of patent term (PTE) is available in Australia for up to 5 years for patents relating to pharmaceutical substances provided that the patent discloses and claims: