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Subject: IP (Intellectual Property)

Buyer Beware - DODGY ONLINE COVID VACCINES SCAM WARNING
Buyer Beware - DODGY ONLINE COVID VACCINES SCAM WARNING

With Australia now embarked on the Covid vaccine programme, anyone thinking of jumping the queue to get the jab should beware of fakes and scams. People need to be patient and not be tempted to queue jump with any so-called vaccine deals offered online. You do not always get what you pay for.

Opportunistic Rivals Can't Adopt Re-Branded Trade Marks
Opportunistic Rivals Can't Adopt Re-Branded Trade Marks

With multiple brands renaming, opportunistic traders may be tempted to adopt the name of a disused Trade Mark. The result may not be pleasant.

High Court Delivers Mortal Blow to Planned Obsolescence
High Court Delivers Mortal Blow to Planned Obsolescence

Australia’s High Court has delivered a stunning mortal patents blow to industries that manufacture items with inbuilt designed obsolescence.

DON’T GET YOUR EAGLES AND GATES CONFUSED
DON’T GET YOUR EAGLES AND GATES CONFUSED

For the sake of clarity, we are Queensland Commercial, Technology and Intellectual Property Law Firm EAGLEGATE Lawyers.

Game Over With Hefty Fine in Gaming Patent Clash
Game Over With Hefty Fine in Gaming Patent Clash

In a clash of the gaming titans, Japanese mobile developer Gree has won a lawsuit against Finnish developer Supercell and has been awarded at least $8.5 million.

How do you protect Generic Trade Marks?
How do you protect Generic Trade Marks?

If your product brand name is so entrenched in the public’s mind it becomes a descriptor of the product, how do you protect that trade mark?

Fraud Alert: The Photography Shakedown Edition
Fraud Alert: The Photography Shakedown Edition

Watch out for the Photograph Shakedown Fraud. Book a free 30min consultation with EAGLEGATE Lawyers.

Netflix Outsmarts POTUS On Space Force Trade Mark
Netflix Outsmarts POTUS On Space Force Trade Mark

It’s the sort of news that cracks up trade mark lawyers- how the United States’ military Space Force may have been trumped in a trade mark move by a Netflix streaming comedy series of that name.

Patented stacked amber and white pharma tablets
The Weaponisation of Intellectual Property to win a trade

Canadian officials are considering granting Canada’s generic pharmaceutical firms the right to copy, sell and potentially export into the US patent protected drugs.