Education- Training- Entertainment- Culture
We have expertise working with clients operating in the education and training sectors, as well as in entertainment, sporting and cultural activities. Our clients include:
event organizers and coordinators;
bands and record labels;
artists and photographers;
educational material and curriculum providers;
TV production companies and studios;
social and recreational clubs;
personal and business coaching and mentorship programs;
We would be happy to work with your business to assist in any IP issues which may arise specific to those industries.
The areas which may be of interest to our education and entertainment clients are:
Trade Mark Protection: The education, training and entertainment sectors account for the largest percentage of filings per industry in Australia by class. Therefore, there is a lot of competition for Trade Marks in those fields and a lot of conflict between brand owner using similar names. We can assist with the necessary clearance searches to avoid those problems as well as handling the filing and prosecution of your brand names and logos to maximize enforceability.
Commercial Agreements: Drafting and review of commercial IP agreements, including licensing agreements, assignments, sale of IP assets, option agreements, trading terms, and graphic designer and website developer agreements