Country: Australia

Primary Contacts

Trade Mark Registration and Recordals Dawn Richford
Trade Mark Renewals Rita Henderson
Patent Registration and Recordals Sean Paffard
Patent Annuities Sara Lloyd

Contentious Matters (Oppositions, Infringement Actions, etc.)

Trade Marks Martin Chinnery
Patents Louise Audhlam-Gardiner

Trade Mark Information

Can services be registered ? Yes
Single/Multi-Class Jurisdiction Multi-Class
Is the International Classification
followed ?
Yes - Ninth Edition, Nice Classification
Can Convention priority be claimed Yes
Documentation required to file 10 prints of the mark;
Certified priority document and sworn translation if not in English.
Opposition period after publication 3 months
Renewal due 10 years from filing date and every 10 years thereafter.
Grace Period A 12 month grace period is available upon payment of a late fine.
Documents required to renew Data is being populated - please direct queries to Lysaght & Co. at this time
Proof of use due Non-use of a mark for a period of 3 years from registration renders it open to an action for cancellation by third parties.
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Can be struck off for non-use Non-use of a mark for a period of 3 years from registration renders it open to an action for cancellation by third parties.

Patent Information

Member of PCT Yes
Can Convention priority be claimed Data is being populated - please direct queries to Lysaght & Co. at this time
Deadline for filing priority document Data is being populated - please direct queries to Lysaght & Co. at this time
Does the priority document have to be
translated ?
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