Intellectual Property Resources
How Much Does It Cost To Trademark A Name And Logo?
Trademarking, like most things, comes with a cost. The cost of registering a trademark depends upon how many classes you register it under and the application method you decide toRead More
How Can I Protect My Company’s Confidential Information?
All businesses have information they would prefer not to be in the hands of competitors, ex-employees, or the public domain. Confidential information can include (among other things) proprietary information, detailedRead More
The Trademarking Process
Applying and registering a trademark involves a multiple stage process. Essentially there are 5 stages, though the process doesn’t always move in a strictly linear movement. Those stages are: SearchingRead More
What can I do in a dispute over a domain name?
With only so many domain names to go around, it can be challenging to find a domain name that is available. It is common to find a domain name alreadyRead 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
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