Patent & Trade Mark


FB Rice has a robust international network, built over many years of operation in Australia. Our attorneys are familiar with jurisdictions around the world and with a selection of attorneys qualified across North America, Europe, South Africa and Asia, as well as a wide range of language capabilities, we see ourselves more as a global partner for our clients.

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International publications
17 Feb 2017
The Enlarged Board of Appeal of the EPO has taken the opportunity afforded by the referral of T05557/13 (as discussed in our previous post) to eliminate the chance of self-collision of patents/patent applications once and for all. The full decision G1/15 can be found here.

05 Oct 2016
Australian businesses have developed a sophisticated understanding of trade mark protection in China, however protection and enforcement can still bring surprises. As Australia’s trade with China continues to grow, the need for clever strategies for brand protection also grows.