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Intellectual Property Law

Introduction: Intellectual Property Law

This guide links to key intellectual property legislation, law reports, commentary & precedents, books, journals, websites of Australian regulatory authorities and selected key international and foreign jurisdiction intellectual property law materials.


►  To navigate this guide click on the links under Introduction in the left navigation panel.


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Lesley Adukonu
Liaison Librarian (Law) | North Sydney
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IP News ... IP Arrangements - Productivity Commission Draft Report

The Productivity Commission Draft Report was released on 29 April 2016. The Draft Report examines the IP system as a whole. Written submissions must be lodged by Friday 3 June 2016.  The final report is expected to be handed to the Australian Government in August 2016 and published by the Commission a short time later.