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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Off the Shelf Patent Protection
|The Australian oil and gas sector, much of which operates offshore, represents an enormous economic opportunity for the nation. However, few – if any – of the companies that operate in Australian waters have considered their exposure to IP risks.|
|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. |
Kate Hay - Principal
Kate has extensive experience in all aspects of intellectual property law and has acted in court proceedings involving patent (infringement and revocation), trade mark, misleading and deceptive conduct, passing off, copyright and design. She has advised clients across a wide variety of industries including pharmaceutical, medical devices, electrical, telecommunications, energy, automotive, fashion and consumer goods. Early in her career Kate acted in the first shape trade mark case to be litigated in Australia ...Read more
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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 below to find out.|
Copyright: way forward uncertain despite ALRC recommendation – BRR Media iBrief with Andrew GoatcherApril 1, 2014
Principal Andrew Goatcher discusses the adoption of the Fair Use Exception in answer to criticisms of the present Copyright Act provisions on fair dealing with BRR Media.
Griffith Hack has been featured in Practical Law’s 2014/15 edition of
New legislation, Patents Act 2013 and Patents Regulations 2014, comes into force in New Zealand on 13 September 2014. These changes significantly alter patent practice in respect of inventions that are or relate to micro-organisms.
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