Intellectual property/trademark

LUXURY LAW SUMMIT

IP concerns top luxury law agenda

Luxury companies are seeing a rise in IP litigation but some complain of public apathy to the concept of IP rights, according to research for next week's Luxury Law Summit.

FORECASTING

IP teams lead Australian firms on growth expectations

Law firms are facing 'really tough' short-term conditions, but 86 per cent of them are expecting to see a growth in their intellectual property work, according to research from the Commonwealth Bank's Legal Market Pulse survey.

ROBOTICS

Privacy issues at top of agenda in emerging robotics sector

Data protection is emerging as one of the main areas in which organisations need advice in the robotics sector - in areas ranging from the surveillance of staff at work to the use of cameras in drones and data retained by driverless cars.