Intellectual Property

Members appear frequently in Federal Court litigation involving all aspects of intellectual property – patents, trade marks, copyright and designs as well as confidential information, passing off and contravention of section 52 of the Trade Practices Act 1974 (Cth).

Members have considerable expertise in opposition proceedings in the Patents and Trade Marks offices and also appear frequently before the Copyright Tribunal.

Anthony Franklin SC also takes intellectual property briefs in the UK and South Africa.

Members also have expertise in non-contentious intellectual property law including licensing and exploitation of intellectual property rights and advising on franchise rights.