Copyright, Trade Mark & Intellectual Property

Our Practice

It is important to ensure that the intellectual property rights associated with your creative efforts, your business name and your reputation are well protected.  Shand Taylor Lawyers is experienced in assisting clients to identify and protect valuable intellectual property rights. Our legal team can assist you with the preparation of the relevant applications or licences to protect your rights and the goodwill of your business.  We also have experience acting for clients in relation to intellectual property related disputes, including trade marks, copyright, websites and business names.

Our Expertise

Shand Taylor Lawyers has experience in:

  • preparing Australian and international trade mark applications for lodgement with Intellectual Property (IP) Australia
  • advising in relation to adverse reports issued by trade mark examiners
  • advising in relation to competitors using business names, company names or trade marks including usage on various social media platforms
  • providing advice and recommendations in relation to potential patent, copyright or trade mark infringement
  • advising and assisting in relation to the resolution of patent, trade mark and other intellectual property disputes
  • advising in relation to website and domain name disputes
  • preparing "terms and conditions" of trade to protect intellectual property rights including application for credit forms
  • preparing and reviewing confidentiality agreements and software licensing agreements
  • advising in relation to appropriate legal structures to best secure your intellectual property

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Our Team

Please refer your enquiries to:

Rod O’Sullivan, Partner
(07) 3307 4568
rosullivan@shandtaylor.com.au

Kimberley Forman, Partner
(07) 3307 4523
kforman@shandtaylor.com.au