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Privacy Week – Top Tips

May 2, 2022

This week is Privacy Week! In recognition of this, we hope to raise awareness by each day sharing a short tip for business...

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Are You a Director Who Still Needs to Get Your Director ID?

March 29, 2022

All directors and alternate directors acting in that capacity are now required to apply for a Director Identification Number (Director ID), also known...

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When are Directors Liable for Misleading or Deceptive Conduct, Passing off, Trade Mark Infringement or Unconscionable Conduct?

June 30, 2021

“What is the line between inspiration and appropriation?” This is how Federal Court Judge the Honourable Justice Katzmann began her 75-page judgment on...

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Staff Profile: Amy Bishop

June 30, 2021

Our Intellectual Property Specialist, With a Penchant for People, Water & Words    Although Amy Bishop always wanted to be a lawyer, that she...

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Fee Increases for Trade Marks

September 21, 2020

IP Australia has undertaken a review of its fees and has advised of several fee increases in relation to trade marks which will...

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COVID-19: Companies Given the Temporary Right to E-Sign Agreements

June 9, 2020

There has been a lot of uncertainty as to whether digitally executing a document satisfies the company execution requirements under section 127(1) and...

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COVID-19: IT Security and Working From Home

April 24, 2020

Health and economic concerns have been priority issues during the early stage of the COVID-19 pandemic. However, as we settle in to a...

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EU’s Request for Geographical Indications Protection may Affect your Products or Trade Marks

October 25, 2019

If your business produces or deals in food or beverages, then the European Union’s (EU) requests regarding Geographical Indications (GIs) as part of...

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Top Tips for Creating your Trade Mark

September 26, 2019

A trade mark can be a valuable asset for any business. Google’s trade mark, for example, is worth an estimated $167.7 billion, while...

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Using the PPSR to Protect Your Deposit

September 26, 2019

How PPSR usually works The most common use of the Personal Properties Securities Act 2009 (“PPSA”) is for entities to register a ‘security...

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Registration of Everything (Commonwealth) Bill

June 21, 2019

Business names and trading names on the ABR Two events have or will affect the registration requirements for business names and a host...

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Branding for WET

November 7, 2018

The need for trade marks When the Wine Equalisation Tax (WET) Act[1] was amended with effect from 1 July 2018 to introduce additional...

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Mandatory Data Breach Notification

March 26, 2018

On Thursday 22 February 2018 the Notifiable Data Breaches Scheme (NDB Scheme) commenced. Businesses subject to the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) (Privacy Act)...

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New Data Breach Laws – Call for a Free ‘No Obligation’ Discussion

February 27, 2018

As of 22 February 2018 businesses that are subject to the Privacy Act 1988 must now notify the Privacy Commissioner if an eligible data...

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Long Live the Queen (Adelaide Trade Mark)

June 22, 2017

If you have trade marks you probably know about the “use it or lose it” provisions. In order to maintain your trade mark...

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Mandatory Data Breach Notification

June 16, 2017

The full force of the new notifiable data breaches regime is on its way with the Privacy Amendment (Notifiable Data Breaches) Bill 2016...

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Tax Implications of Structuring for Holding Your Intellectual Property

December 16, 2016

When starting your business or embarking on your innovative journey your intellectual property may not be particularly valuable.  However, it has the propensity,...

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Trade Mark Alert

August 23, 2016

IP Australia’s New Fee Structure IP Australia is making changes to how it charges for application and registration of trade marks providing an...

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The Implications of ‘Brexit’ – What Impact Does it Have on Protection of Intellectual Property Rights?

June 28, 2016

The exit of England and Wales, or the United Kingdom (UK), from the European Union (EU) has sent shock waves around the world. ...

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Stamp Duty Amendments

May 26, 2016

Effect on business sales and unit transfers In our Winter Report we wrote about the Government’s announcement in the 2015/2016 budget that it...

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Proposed Stamp Duty Changes

September 7, 2015

How They Affect Transaction Structuring (Part 1) The State government’s proposed abolition of stamp duty on the transfer of business assets and shares...

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Meet Our Movers & Shakers

July 24, 2015

Just promoted! Two bright sparks who’ve made their mark at DW Fox Tucker. We’re delighted to announce that two high-performing young DW Fox...

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