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Article \ 15 Nov 2023
Post-acceptance amendments in New Zealand
Post-acceptance amendments to a patent application in New Zealand are only allowed in certain circumstances and require careful drafting of the amendment to ensure it meets the relevant criteria. This article considers when an amendment might be permitted.
Article \ 5 Oct 2023
Intellectual property in the final frontier - AJ Park marks…
4-10 October is World Space Week, and this year's theme is “Space and Entrepreneurship”. In recognition of World Space Week, Principal Anton Blijlevens, leader of the firm's Aerospace team, shared some of his space IP insights with us.
Article \ 15 Aug 2023
Commonwealth fail in compensation claim for delayed listing of generic…
On appeal, the Full Federal Court of Australia has rejected the Commonwealth’s claim against Sanofi for compensation for the delayed listing of generic clopidogrel.
Article \ 28 Jul 2023
Ten tips to evergreen your IP position
A strong and robust intellectual property (IP) position for your product innovation requires a proactive and adaptive approach. All too often, we see IP owners grapple with expiring IP and panic to maintain their competitive position in markets.
Article \ 25 May 2023
Feeding the world, vertically
Climate change presents significant challenges to traditional outdoor farming. Extreme weather events such as droughts, floods, and erratic temperature fluctuations have become more frequent, leading to crop failures, reduced yields, and economic losses.
Client story \ 26 Apr 2023
ZeroJet: jetting into the future
As CEO of ZeroJet, Bex Rempel has been instrumental in building the world’s best-performing electric powertrain for small boats. Along with her founding partner, Neil Mans, and a talented team of engineers, Bex’s ambitious goal is to eliminate the need for combustion engines on water.
Article \ 1 Mar 2023
The launch: The Unitary Patent and the Unified Patent Court
Following Germany’s recent ratification of the Unified Patent Court Agreement (UPCA), the Unified Patent Court (UPC) is now set to open on 1 June 2023. The launch of the UPC will bring significant changes to the European patent system that will impact all European patent holders and applicants.
Article \ 16 Feb 2023
‘Mind the gap’: avoiding unknown IP gaps
It’s every innovator’s worst nightmare – to see their own idea being successfully exploited by a competitor. Our article explains what an intellectual property (IP) gap is, why they are so dangerous, and some strategies to help ‘plug the gaps’.