Patent & Trade Mark
Every day, we use our experience and insight to help clients deal with the challenges that they face. As part of this commitment, we deliver a range of updates and thought leadership pieces which capture our leading thinking on the IP issues that matter most. We invite you to subscribe.
13 Feb 2018
FB Rice wishes you wealth and prosperity for the year of the Dog. Read more

12 Feb 2018
We are thrilled that the 2018 edition of WTR 1000 - The World's Leading Trademark Professionals has acknowledged Partner Joanne Martin and Senior Associate Michael Seifried for their expertise in Trade Marks. Read more

07 Feb 2018
Following the somewhat unexpected resurrection of the TPP (now officially the CPTPP – Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership), with all 11 members expected to sign off on the revised agreement in March this year, Australian farmers are being flagged as one of the big winners of the deal.Read more

01 Feb 2018
The partners of FB Rice are excited to announce the promotion to Associate of three of the firm’s most talented patent attorneys: Prue Cowin, Desma Grice and Corrine Porter.Read more

Search News & Publications
Our philosophy says that there is more to fulfilling our clients' needs than the advice that they receive directly from us. It is important to us to help educate clients and to help them to stay abreast of developments in intellectual property. For this reason we offer 'Library Resources' which includes tools such as patent and trade mark 'Q&A', flow charts which outline patent processes and a variety of fact sheets.

Useful Links


Government Websites

IP Australia - Australian Patent Office
IPONZ - New Zealand Intellectual Property Office
WIPO - World Intellectual Property Organisation

Associated Organisations

AIPLA - American Intellectual Property Law Association
AIPPI - International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property
AIPF - Association of Intellectual Property Firms
BIO - Biotechnology Industry Organisation
FICPI - International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys
INTA - International Trademark Association
IPSANZ - Intellectual Property Society of Australia and New Zealand
RACI - Royal Australian Chemical Institute
Our People
Patent Attorney

Brittany is a Patent Attorney in our Melbourne Chemistry team with a keen interest in commercialisation strategy and intellectual asset management. She utilises her knowledge in these areas to take a holistic approach to helping manage clients’ intellectual property portfolios.