Trade Mark Articles
Here’s a selection of trade mark articles and other information. We hope they will be of interest to our clients – past, present and future. Likewise, if you’d like to see your company’s team or products featured here, please let us know. Because of course we’d be delighted to share the news. Even more importantly, we’re always looking for ways to lend a hand.
So, you’ve come up with a suitable brand. Registered the company name and got an Australian Business Number. Bought the domain name. So, you ask, why do I need a trade mark? Isn’t it good enough to own my business name? The answer is no – not at all. Only a registered trade mark can […]
A trade mark is a form of government-granted monopoly. Because of that, the requirements for a trade mark are set out in the Trade Marks Act 1995. The first basic requirement is that your proposed trade mark must be able to distinguish your business (within the relevant class of goods and services) from other traders. […]