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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Drilling into the patent landscape of fracking
|Fracking, or hydraulic fracturing, has had a major impact on gas production in the United States, and could have the same impact in Australia. This paper discusses patents in fracturing and how Network Patent Analysis can help explore and further understand developments in this increasingly important technology.|
|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. |
Nicola Scheepers - Principal
Nicola is a trade mark specialist with over 16 years of international trade mark experience. Using both her commerce and law expertise, she provides clients with strategic advice on a wide range of trade mark issues, including trade mark clearance searching and watching, trade mark registration and protection, trade mark dispute resolution including oppositions, non-use and revocation both in Australia and internationally. Before joining Griffith Hack, Nicola worked at trade mark attorney firms in South Africa w...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.
Interim costs orders enable the recovery of legal costs sooner rather than later.
From 1 January 2015, the current Franchising Code of Conduct will be repealed and replaced with a new Code. This will apply to all franchise systems operating in Australia. Whilst many provisions of the current Code will remain, some of the changes the new Franchising Code will apply.
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The Full Federal Court has today dismissed an appeal from the decision in Research Affiliates LLC v The Commissioner of Patents. The appeal raised the question of whether computer implementation of an otherwise unpatentable business scheme is sufficient to make the claimed method properly the subject of letters patent.
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