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Halo, it's Rumi and Sir Carter - Beyonce's babies set to run the world

What more could a famous celebrity with an impressive fortune want – a trade mark registration for their newborn children! Welcome to the world US Trade ...

13 Jul 2017 / James Skelton, Associate & Esther Khoo, Graduate Solicitor read more
Make your mark in China

Australian businesses are increasingly recognising the growing importance of China both as a market for their goods and services and as a source of ...

21 Jun 2017 / Eric Ziehlke, Partner and Esther Khoo, Graduate Solicitor read more
Are you entitled to trade under your own name?

You sometimes hear people say that they have a fundamental right to trade under their own personal name. There is some truth in this belief but there are ...

15 May 2017 / Eric Ziehlke, Partner read more
Former directors need to watch their step

It is not unusual for former directors of companies to set up in competition against their original companies. When they do so, they need to watch their ...

8 Mar 2017 / Eric Ziehlke, Partner read more
The Strategic Marketing of Innovation

Innovation should be the key element in your business strategy. However, innovation only has commercial value when it satisfies the needs of your target ...

21 Nov 2016 / Eric Ziehlke, Partner read more
Who owns your Intellectual Property?

Intellectual Property ("IP") may appear to be intangible but it could be the most valuable asset your business possesses.

17 Oct 2016 / Eric Ziehlke, Partner read more
AdWords: Paragons or Parasites?

A recent Federal Court case has affirmed the position in Australia that the use of AdWords generally does not constitute trade mark infringement because it ...

16 Sep 2016 / Eric Ziehlke, Partner read more
An IP Health Check could save the life of your business

Your IP needs a regular health check. It should be identified and protected so that the heart of your business is not at risk.

15 Sep 2016 / Eric Ziehlke, Partner read more
Trade mark quality control sorts the geese from the turkeys

The recent decision of the Full Federal Court in Lodestar Anstalt v Campari America LLC [2016] FCAFC 92 means that it is now not enough to simply have the ...

30 Aug 2016 / James Skelton, Solicitor read more
A Global Meeting of the Brands

Last month, I represented Swaab Attorneys at the 138th Annual Meeting of the International Trademark Association (INTA) in Orlando, Florida – the home of ...

21 Jun 2016 / James Skelton, Solicitor read more
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Association Memberships
Tristan Jepson Memorial Foundation
  • 2015 - Finalist Lawyers Weekly Women in Law Awards
  • 2015 - Finalist Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards - Employee program of the year