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Copyright walkabout

I am present IPSANZ annual copyright update for 2012: in Brisbane at Corrs Chambers Westgarth’s offices on 9 October; and in Melbourne at the RACV Club on 18 October. Details via the links above.

The Chief Justice’s address

A video of Chief Justice French’s 4th Annual Francis Gurry address A Public Law Perspective on Intellectual Property Law is now online.

Does the international intellectual property system help or hinder exporters?

Is the question that will be addressed at a 3 hour forum in Melbourne on 25 May 2010, organised by IP Australia. Three speakers: Amy Roy, General Counsel of Boost Juice. Amy will discuss the Boost Juice experience in regards to exporting and protecting their IP overseas. She will also discuss what can be improved from a business perspective to make the IP system easier for exporters to use. Karen.. Read More

Dr Gurry in Melbourne

Francis Gurry, the newly appointed Director General of WIPO will be speaking in Melbourne on 3 August 2009: Intellectual Property, Innovation and Creativity РFuture Global Directions Intellectual Property, Innovation and Creativity РFuture Global Directions Registration is free, but bookings essential. More details here (pdf).