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Your Questions Answered about the New Data Breach Notification Scheme

Alison Rees | September 20th, 2017
If your organisation has an annual turnover above $3 million, chances are it will need to comply with the new mandatory data breach notification scheme that is set to take effect from February 2018. Why, you ask? 
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The Ultimate Tip to Protecting Your Trade Mark in China

mdp Team | July 26th, 2017
If you are planning to export or expand into China, you may already be aware of the importance of registering your existing trade mark before you go. Businesses that go without first registering their trade mark in China often find themselves facing an infringement or squatting problem.
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Scam Alert: False Billing & Unsolicited Invoices

Janice Yew | July 18th, 2017
It’s approaching the end of the financial year and business is booming. You’ve settled all your accounts well before 30 June. You’ve even paid the invoice from IP Direct for the renewal of your business’ trade mark registration well before the due date!
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The In-Depth Guide to IP Commercialisation

Tamsyn Vassallo | July 11th, 2017
Intellectual property (IP) is central to many of the businesses we work with. We invariably assist these businesses with the IP commercialisation process, helping them to generate tangible value from their IP assets.
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6 Costly Capital Raising Mistakes Businesses Make and How to Avoid Them

Sara-Jane Mok | July 5th, 2017
Entertaining as TenPlay’s Shark Tank might be, the reality TV series actually gives its viewers a glimpse into how sophisticated investors think and operate when it comes to capital raising. The “Sharks”, who play the role of investors on the show, are not benevolent charitable providers of funds –…
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