All Articles by Raymond Chbib
What Legal Documents Does A Startup Need?
Establishing a strong legal structure is critical to the successful development of a startup. Sometimes, startup founders can get caught in the adrenalin of turning their idea into a realityRead More
What are Heads of Agreement?
A Heads of Agreement (‘HOA’) sets out the key commercial terms of a proposed agreement used as a tool for negotiations before finalising an agreement. The document represents the intentionRead More
Someone has opposed our trademark application. What can we do?
You have submitted a trademark application and are awaiting for the notice of acceptance. During that process, IP Australia issues you an official notification warning that another party has filedRead More
What is the difference between licensing and assigning IP?
Both an IP license and assignment agreement act as key building blocks towards developing your IP. They are concerned with the rights held in your companies intangible property such asRead More
Can I Patent My App?
To simply answer the question – yes you can! However, is it worthwhile? If you have created or intend on creating an app, it is important to know that appsRead More
What is an ESOP?
An Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) is an employee benefit plan that gives workers ownership interest in the company. Usually formed to facilitate succession planning in a closely held company,Read More
How Do I Register A Design?
If you are developing or inventing a unique product it is important to register the design to deter copycats and protect your valuable commercial assets. A design is the overallRead More
What Are Trademark Classes?
Trademark classes are used to distinguish your goods and services. They are essentially the formal categories that define the goods and/ services that you want your trademark to be protectedRead More