Optimising your IP with Natasha Burns
Learn from Natasha how to identify your IP assets and about the strategies to protect them in Australia and global markets. You will also discover options to commercialise your IP, the benefits of IP registration and importantly, how you can use your IP assets to generate revenue for you.
Natasha is an Australian and United States qualified attorney with over 19 years of experience in legal practice. Natasha has represented several Fortune 500 and Fortune Global 500 companies in many countries including Australia, the United States, Europe, China and the Middle East. She has significant experience in IP law and commercial contracts involving IP transactions, both in Australia and overseas.
Natasha is currently the Director of Burns IP, a boutique IP law firm representing Australian businesses in respect of IP matters and commercial contracts.
Demystifying Patents with Tony Pietras
Patents are powerful tools to protect your IP. Let Tony take you behind the scenes of the workings of a patent claim, as he also guides you through patent infringement scenarios and the rules for patenting computer-driven technology. Unlock the secrets of Australian and international patent protection through engaging case studies relevant to your industry.
Tony is a registered patent attorney in Australia and New Zealand and has almost 30 years’ experience in the profession. He has law and science degrees and works for a diverse range of clients from the lone entrepreneur or inventor through to billion-dollar corporations and Government organisations.
His specialty is getting tricky patents granted in Australia and throughout the world, and he particularly likes working with small and medium-sized businesses, helping them get established with their intellectual property. Tony has also represented clients in patent, copyright and trade mark litigation, appearing before IP Australia and the courts, challenging the validity of intellectual property and pursuing infringers.