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International

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.

Learn more about our expertise by selection a region below:

International publications
11 May 2018
On 26 April 2018 the UK government ratified the agreement aimed at establishing the long-awaited Unified Patent Court (UPC) in Europe. The fate of the UPC now rests with Germany as the only remaining country still required to ratify the agreement before it can come into effect. There remains some uncertainty around exactly when that will happen. Nevertheless, the UK’s ratification represents a significant step towards implementation of a radically different framework for patent enforcement in Europe. We recommend that Australian and New Zealand companies take note in preparation for the changes ahead.

16 Sep 2017
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