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Patents Act 2013 – Transitional Provisions – moving to the new law

Patents Act 2013 – Transitional Provisions – moving to the new law

Information on some of the Patents Act 2013 transitional provisions is now available for you to view. Moving from the old law will affect both new applications and some applications filed or patents granted under the 1953 Act. The transitional provisions clarify which law applies to your applications or granted patents. This article covers the […]

Information on some of the Patents Act 2013 transitional provisions is now available for you to view. Moving from the old law will affect both new applications and some applications filed or patents granted under the 1953 Act. The transitional provisions clarify which law applies to your applications or granted patents. This article covers the […]
New Zealand accedes to the Nice Agreement Concerning the International Classification of Goods and Services for the Purposes of the Registration of Marks

New Zealand accedes to the Nice Agreement Concerning the International Classification of Goods and Services for the Purposes of the Registration of Marks

The Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) presents his compliments to the Minister for Foreign Affairs and has the honor to notify him of the deposit by the Government of New Zealand, on July 16, 2013, of its instrument of accession to the Nice Agreement Concerning the International Classification of Goods and […]

The Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) presents his compliments to the Minister for Foreign Affairs and has the honor to notify him of the deposit by the Government of New Zealand, on July 16, 2013, of its instrument of accession to the Nice Agreement Concerning the International Classification of Goods and […]
Maori – Culture and Business

Maori – Culture and Business

Maori are the indigenous people of Aotearoa New Zealand, and their story is both long and intriguing. On the basis of oral records, archaeological finds and genetic analyses, historical treatises place the arrival of Maori in New Zealand in the thirteenth century AD. The origin of Maori has been reliably traced to the islands of […]

Maori are the indigenous people of Aotearoa New Zealand, and their story is both long and intriguing. On the basis of oral records, archaeological finds and genetic analyses, historical treatises place the arrival of Maori in New Zealand in the thirteenth century AD. The origin of Maori has been reliably traced to the islands of […]