Cognate's Trademark Blog

New Start-Up, IP Chain

IPCHAIN   has, we are told, been formed by a number of scientists, who wanted to use Blockchain technology to address known challenges in the context of protecting scientific research, the project has been met with enthusiastic feedback by leading stakeholders in intellectual property (IP) law. In their initial press release they say that…….Once released, … Read more

Australian Universities Join Forces With IP Australia To Create Internationally Linked Trademark Database, “TMLink.”

An internationally linked trademark database called TMlink is currently being developed by IP Australia, Swinburne University of Technology and the University of Melbourne. This new database is to be a world-first platform that links trademark application numbers across countries. It will also show how trademarks are used in different markets, opening up new opportunities for … Read more