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
02 Jul 2018
The last financial year has been busy at FB Rice. We have enjoyed working with our terrific clients in delivering high quality IP advice. Recruitment is important at FB Rice and we pride ourselves on having the best attorneys – those not only with high quality expertise to fill our diverse industry sectors teams, but excellent communicators who can think laterally to provide the most commercially sound and savvy advice to our clients. We are so pleased to announce some recent promotions within the firm.

29 May 2018
Functionally defined genus claims are vulnerable to invalidity based on lack of written description support, particularly where it is difficult to establish a correlation between structure and function of the whole genus or to predict other species falling within the genus.