Our team provides the full suite of IP services to Australian and multinational clients in a range of sectors including financial services, government, legal (global and overseas law firms) and fast moving consumer goods.
We advise on the complete IP life cycle, from the initial innovation stage to prosecution, IP protection and assertion of rights. Our team also advises on privacy, domain name disputes, technology and Australian Consumer Law issues.
We are known in the market for being able to apply our legal expertise to provide clients with the best commercial outcomes in a cost effective manner.
Chambers Asia-Pacific, 2013
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Advising on a range of IP issues, including rebranding strategies for a number of entities within the Challenger group as well as advising on advertising clearance and copyright issues for a television campaign.
Acting on behalf of Kyocera Document Solutions in respect of trade mark registration and protection strategies in Australia.
Assisting Sydney Airport Corporation Limited with a tender for advertising rights at Sydney Airport and drafting and negotiating the advertising agreement for the whole of airport advertising.
Advising MTR and negotiating the IP provisions with subcontractors in respect of the $1bn North West Rail Link project for the NSW Government.
Advising a number of NSW government agencies in respect of contentious and non-contentious intellectual property matters relating to trade marks, copyright and patents.
24 Oct 2016
HDY examines how your EU trade marks may be affected by the approaching Brexit.
18 Jan 2016
The focus of this article is on the changes to section 19 of the PPIPA, which concern the disclosure of personal information to persons or bodies outside NSW and to Commonwealth agencies.
24 Jun 2015
The Full Court of the Federal Court of Australia (Full Court) recently found in Tamawood Limited v Habitare Developments Pty Ltd (Administrators appointed) (Receivers and Managers Appointed)  FCAFC 65, that a construction company and a firm of architects, had infringed a third party's copyright in construction plans for a housing development.
08 Apr 2015
IP licences - contract drafting tips was written and published by Wolters Kluwer, and reviewed by Donna Short.
Donna Short recognised as a leading individual in intellectual property in Chambers Asia-Pacific 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013 and 2012
The Legal 500 Asia Pacific
2015, 2014, 2013, 2012
Managing Intellectual Property IP Stars 2017
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