Intellectual Property

illustration of law court Intellectual property

Managing, protecting and valuing Intellectual Property is a complex subject. Professional advise is recommended in this area however, we have assembled these resources to assist you in gaining relevant understanding. This page contains content relating specifically to IP in the ICT industry and IP for the Engineering Team.

Video Seminars

Following the seminar on 18th of May, these videos feature Julian Magarey (partner) and Paul Massey (Principal) of ATS Patron, Spruson & Ferguson discussing Intellectual Property for ICT companies.

          icon-video  Introduction to Intellectual Property with Julian Magerey, Associate, Spruson & Ferguson - Click here

          icon-video  Intellectual Property for ICT Companies with Paul Massey, Principal, Spruson & Ferguson - Click here


Spruson & Ferguson provide information on intellectual property for the engineering team



IP Australia- The Australian Government guide to Intellectual Property - "Robust intellectual property rights delivered efficiently"

World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)

Advisory Council on Intellectual Property (ACIP)

Professional Standards Board for Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys

Don’t Fall Prey to False Security in a Hasty Provisional Patent Application

"The Legend of Tithonus and Eos is an apt metaphor for the situation that inventor’s find themselves in when they recklessly pursue a Provisional Patent Application."