Tag Archives: Australia

Australia Trademark Protection

We recently spoke with Blake Knowles, partner at Cullen’s, to discuss Australia trademark protection issues. 1.  Please tell us a little about your background and brand protection experience. Since joining Cullens, I have been responsible for managing, protecting and enforcing … Continue reading

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CFP: Alternative Traditions of Law Symposium–Canberra, Australia

Australia National University‘s Centre for Arab & Islamic Studies invites submissions for its symposium “After the Rule: Interpretation in Comparative and Cross-Cultural Perspective,” to be held September 21, 2018 in Canberra, Australia. From the CFP: The ANU Centre for Arab … Continue reading

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Copyright, exceptions and cultural institutions: Australia is listening!

Whilst the 2016 Copyright Directive proposal might have lost some momentum since its introduction, the appetite for the modernisation of copyright law is still in the cards in other parts of the world – not the least Down Under. Last … Continue reading

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Australia Begins Public Consultation on Draft Documents to Implement New Industrial Chemicals Scheme

The Australian government is reforming the National Industrial Chemicals Notification and Assessment Scheme (NICNAS) to make regulatory effort more proportionate to risk; promote safer innovation by encouraging the introduction of lower risk chemicals; and continue to protect workers, the public, … Continue reading

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Parliamentary Petitions Move Online in Australia and New Zealand

I recently saw a tweet from the Twitter account of the New Zealand Parliament regarding the launch of an electronic petitions system. I’m not sure if the Australian House of Representatives social media people also read that tweet, but the next … Continue reading

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