Our expertise

Our expertise and practical experience in IT & T / Intellectual Property puts our clients in the advantageous position of receiving the highest level of expert advice.

Unlike many of our competitors we don’t just make claims about our expertise, our track record speaks for itself.

When we are retained by our clients we always aim to provide:

  • the highest quality of advice, and take pride in what we do;
  • our advice in a timely manner;
  • use plain english so that they actually understand what we are saying;
  • relevant and practical advice;
  • cost effective advice which adds value to business, not just cost.

Our core practice areas are focused on 5 areas:

  1. Intellectual Property Law (IP Law) / Domain Name Law
  2. Information technology Law (IT Law) and ecommerce
  3. Telecommunications Law
  4. Privacy Law
  5. Corporate/Commercial Law

We regularly assist our clients in a wide variety of IT & T / IP work including:

Domain Name Law

  • Acting in UDRP and auDRP matters
  • Advising on domain name policy compliance
  • Domain Name litigation
  • Advising domainers including on monetisation and commercialisation of domain names

Information Technology Law

  • preparing software distribution agreements
  • preparing and implementing contractual regime for national IT service providers including outsourcing agreements
  • advising business on e-commerce issues
  • advising clients about domain name disputes
  • commercialisation of IT including its sale, distribution and use
  • acquisitions and sales of IT businesses and the protection of intellectual property rights
  • IT joint ventures and development agreements

Telecommunications Law

  • Implementing contractual regimes for Telcos and ISPs including preparing Standard Forms of Agreement
  • Advising on compliance including staff training, preparation of compliance guides, implementing compliance measures

Intellectual Property Law

  • TradeMark Applications / Trade Mark Registration
  • TradeMark Office Responses
  • TradeMark Enforcement
  • TradeMark and Branding Advice
  • Copyright Advice
  • Registered Designs Application and Advice
  • Brand Protection