Category: legal

Copyright is for losers — and apparently, so too is trade mark protection for Banksy

mdp Team | July 1st, 2021
On 19 June, British street artist, Banksy, lost his second trade mark battle in the European Union (EU) with Full Colour Black Limited (FCB), a UK-based greeting card company selling printed cards containing some of Banksy’s famous artworks. Another four of Banksy’s trade marks have now been…
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Special Counsel Eliza Low promoted to Partner at mdp Law

mdp Team | February 8th, 2021
Eliza Low has been promoted to Partner at mdp Law after six months as Special Counsel.
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Upcoming Intellectual Property Fee Changes

mdp Team | September 14th, 2020
IP Australia is changing some of its fees which will commence from 1 October 2020.
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The Importance of Powers of Attorney and Wills

mdp Team | March 27th, 2020
The uncertainty surrounding the future impact of COVID-19 on our families’ health and financial security means that it is more important than ever to ensure that you are prepared for an extended period of isolation or worse. We strongly encourage you to ensure that you have granted powers of…
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Temporary Relief From Directors’ Personal Liability For Trading While Insolvent

mdp Team | March 25th, 2020
In case you missed it in the deluge of recent announcements, the Government has made temporary changes to insolvency laws designed to give companies the confidence to trade through the Coronavirus crisis with the aim of returning to viability when the crisis has passed.
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