What is the connection here? You may well ask. It is that the Australian Government has implemented a fast-track for patents about renewable energy or other environmental technology. It follows recent moves of the same type in the US and UK.
Your registered trade mark is a valuable business asset which can be assigned in the sale of a business. Trade marks must be renewed every 10 years. Following a recent Trade Marks Office decision, MST clients are advised to review and monitor when trade marks purchased in a business acquisition are due for renewal.
The importation of counterfeit goods into Australia is an increasing issue for brand owners. CHANEL® has been able to take successfully restrict the entry of unauthorised sunglasses into Australia.
MST launches its fixed fee trade mark products for registration of Australian trade marks.