Month: September 2013

International Trade Mark Applications – Madrid Protocol

23 September 2013
It now possible to file a special international type trade mark application called a Madrid Protocol Application. These applications allow the trade mark owner to file simultaneously in multiple countries around the world rather than filing individual applications in each country around the world. One of the key benefits to the system is a large … Continue reading "International Trade Mark Applications – Madrid Protocol"
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Scam Patent Attorneys operating on elance.com and freelancer.com

16 September 2013
Recently I noticed that there are a few people holding themselves out to be qualified to file patent applications in Australia through enlace.com and freelancer.com. Some of these contractors are not based in Australia nor are they qualified to operate in Australia. One of Alder IP’s recent clients allegedly filed an Australian Provisional Patent Application … Continue reading "Scam Patent Attorneys operating on elance.com and freelancer.com"
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