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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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. |
Russell Berry - Principal
Russell has over 35 years of national and international experience in the IP and IT fields. He has expertise in all areas of IP, IT, e-commerce and telecommunications law, with a strong focus on all litigious and commercial aspects of patent, copyright, trade mark and design law, competition and licensing law, as well as marketing, contract, sports and sponsorship law.
Russell has provided strategic advice as well as managing complex national and international licensing, corporate asset acquisitions and sales, j...
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October 10, 2014
On the view that Western living had made us more self-centred, we are naturally inclined to assume that Western consumers are happiest when they spend their hard-earned money on themselves, rather than on other people. Therefore, brand owners may be inclined to pitch their advertising at encouraging personal shopping, that is, shopping to pamper, satisfy and reward oneself.
September 10, 2014
However, being the social creatures that we are, researchers have been curious as to whether spending on other people, so called “pro-social spending”, may in fact make shoppers happier. If that is the case, then advertising that is pitched at gift-buying and spending on others may be more effective in encouraging spending.
Griffith Hack has been featured in Practical Law’s 2014/15 edition of
"IP in business transactions: Australia overview". Authored by Wayne Condon, this chapter provides an overview of maintaining an IP portfolio, exploiting an IP portfolio through assignment and licensing, taking security over intellectual property rights (IPRs), IP and M&A transactions, and the impact of IP on key areas such as competition law, employees and tax.
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May 1, 2014
Join us for a FREE informative evening and learn how new skills, tools and techniques in innovation can help your business drive revenue, grow profits and reach global markets.
In the Public
August 15, 2014
Australia is joining an international pilot program which aims to accelerate the assessment of generic medicine applications as well as enable authorisation of the generic medicine in different countries at approximately the same time.
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