A common fear among business owners is the thought of an idea being copied and claimed by someone else. Question is, how do you protect something as abstract as an idea?
When you’re building your startup, the first step is to tell everybody about it, right?
Filing a patent is an important step in making sure you get full value from your IP, but going into the process blind risks undermining that value.
Thinking of franchising? Here are 6 things you need to have in place before you can even contemplate it.
The startup revolution is shifting the way the Australian government is working with the sector to make sure it’s protected on its growth journey.
Buying or selling a business? Here are four important intellectual property issues to consider.
The terms trade mark, patent and copyright are known by most business owners, although the distinctions in meaning are not always understood. Find out the difference between the three and when to seek which.
Trade marks are a subject of mystery to many businesses. However, with thousands of new businesses (and new brands) popping up every year, it is crucial for you to understand the purpose and importance of trade marks.