NovelIP Trade Mark Use Investigations give you the information you need to be able to advise your client’s confidently in a range of circumstances and contexts including:
A fully qualified and experience Registered Trade Marks Attorney, who understands the complexity and nuance of trade mark use, will conduct the investigation and prepare a report that is presented in a way that is easily transferable to Statutory Declaration or Affidavit format.
We have been engaged by trade marks attorneys, patent attorneys, barristers, firm-based lawyers and in-house counsel.
We begin our process with a common law trade mark search and our investigations and subsequent reports respond to a frame of reference that includes:
As an experienced Registered Trade Marks Attorney in Australia NovelIP is also experienced in investigating the use of non-traditional trade marks such as colours, figurative marks, sounds and shapes. We have provided evidence in a number of high profile trade mark cases including Coca Cola Company v PepsiCo Inc (No 2)  FCA 1287 (28 November 2014).
Through our trade mark investigation services we determine:
NovelIP’s trade mark expertise is not limited to just brand names and logos. We are experienced across a number of different types of signs including:
Our trade mark investigation reports are provided in a format that can be easily transferred into a Statutory Declaration or Affidavit for use by our clients moving forward.
If you would like advice or help on trade mark infringement, please contact us and a trade mark consultant will be in contact to discuss a strategy that meets your objectives and budget.
Novel IP acknowledges the Gunaikurnai people as the traditional owners of the land on which we are located. We recognise and respect their cultural heritage, beliefs and relationship with the lands. We pay our respects to elders past, present and emerging and thank them for their contributions.