IP SERVICES HUB
At Antcliffe:Scott we work with entrepreneurs and existing businesses that want to create or protect something with enduring value, whether it is a brand identity, idea or vision. Whatever the objective, your intellectual property (IP) is a core element of the growth and success of your business. It is what makes your brand distinctive, gives you a competitive advantage in your market and is your most valuable and enduring business asset.
Our specialist IP expertise enables us to work with you to protect this intangible yet invaluable asset and make it more valuable. We’re here to stop people infringing on your IP and to resolve contentious issues, to your advantage.
Our IP services include:
Trade mark and design registration
IP registration renewals and oppositions
Response to Examiner objections
Representation in opposition proceedings
Trade mark and copyright infringement action
IP licensing and brand protections
IP audit and portfolio management services
Who Do We Work With?
At Antcliffe:Scott we have extensive IP experience across a wide variety of industries.
Listed below are just a few of our valued clients. To find out how we can help you, simply contact us today.
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Goodwill has a long history in case law in Australia and the Commonwealth legal system. In IRC v Muller & Co Margarine Ltd (1901) AC 217 at 223 - 224, Lord MacNaghten described goodwill: "What is goodwill? It is a thing very easy to describe, very difficult to...
What is your brand design and style worth to your business? In our three-part series How to Protect and Commercialise Industrial Design we looked at how IP works, explored the four primary forms of IP protection and explored the importance of protecting your designs...
What is your brand design and style worth to your business? In the first part of our series How to Protect and Commercialise Industrial Design, we discussed the importance of protecting your designs in order to solidify the commercial value your intellectual property...
What is your brand design and style worth to your business? Most manufactured objects start with an industrial design creating and developing the look of a product for manufacture and sale, including the shape, pattern, configuration and ornamentation applied to the...
It’s impossible to start a New Year without some optimism about the potential for new opportunities and growth that it may bring to our own business and to that of our clients. Our New Year Resolution this year is to make our clients businesses more valuable and to...
Copyright is the intellectual property right which protects 'works', including literary work, a dramatic work, a musical work, an artistic work or a cinematograph (s189 Copyright Act 1968 (Cth)). The purpose of copyright is to reward creators for their efforts by...