The Madgwicks Intellectual Property team can assist clients with the full spectrum of IP requirements from registration and portfolio management to enforcement and protection of assets as well as commercialisation of IP.

We have extensive experience both domestically and internationally and assist with all facets of legalities for IP law including advice, protection, transactions and disputes. Our team of experts has worked closely with clients across various industries to achieve commercially pragmatic solutions. Beyond the Madgwicks office, we have an extensive network of contacts that can assist in providing advice with respect to obtaining financial grants to invest in IP and R&D, securing taxation incentives and assisting with product design and manufacturing.

Together with our Corporate Services and Business Advisory experts, the Madgwicks IP team can help navigate you through the complexities to protect the true value of your intellectual property in an acquisition or joint venture to advising on franchising or licensing opportunities.

Examples of Madgwicks’ lawyers’ experience includes:

  • brand protection and trade mark portfolio management both domestically and overseas;
  • patent licensing and cross-licensing;
  • all matters relating to copyright; and
  • data aggregation, marketing and commercialisation.

Our Experts

Thought Leadership & Past Experiences

Intellectual Property: Franchisors, is your brand protected?

In brief Strong branding is critical for building a scalable franchise model and the most powerful tool in the franchise negotiation process. But, it is equally vital that the franchise’s Intellectual Property (IP) – brand and good will – are...
1 December, 2016

Five intellectual property tips for ‘start-up’ companies

Are you about to launch a start-up? If so, what intellectual property (IP) do you have and how is it protected? Whilst this probably isn’t the most exciting topic of conversation when starting a new business venture, it’s essential to...
6 September, 2016