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Understanding intellectual property

Organiser: Business Connect
17 June 2021, Thursday
10:00 am - 11:30 am


Intellectual Property – what is it and why is it an important asset to your business? Join IP specialist and owner of Marshall Legal, Tim Marshall as he unwraps Intellectual Property in this jam-packed webinar.

Tim will cover the Yin and Yang of Intellectual Property, how it can be used in different business environments and the freedom to operate. Understand the difference between Trade Marks, Business Names and Domain Names, and explore Copyright and how it is relevant to businesses.

You will learn:
• About Trade Marks, Copyright, Registered Designs and Patents
• An overview of Intellectual Property Litigation
• How to acquire Intellectual Property rights for your business

At the completion of the session you will leave with:
• An understanding of the different forms of Intellectual Property
• An idea of how Intellectual Property may be of value in your business
• Remedies for Infringement of Intellectual Property

A one-to-one follow up meeting is available to assist you further and embed the ideas/principles of this session.
Please contact SRBEC assist@srbec.com.au to connect with your local business advisor.

This Online workshop is designed for anyone in business who is considering what Intellectual Property they could apply for. The workshop is limited to 20 attendees and will be recorded.

About the presenter – Born in the UK, Tim Marshall obtained a first-class honours degree in molecular biology from Sydney University, then went on to Sydney Law School, graduating at law, before commencing work with leading Sydney-based patent and trade-mark firm, Spruson & Ferguson, then, Freehills Patent and Trade-Mark Attorneys. He moved back to London in 1999, where he worked in Intellectual Property for legal giants such as Clifford Chance, and Herbert Smith, acting on many large ticket deals including the sale of the FOSTERS beer brand to a large English Brewer.

In 2011, Tim moved back to Australia and the Illawarra with his family and set up Marshall Legal which offers a full range of intellectual property services – identification and creation of IP rights, exploitation of IP rights, enforcement and defence of IP rights and “freedom to operate” and pre-application IP rights searches.

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