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Natasha Burns to join Allens as dedicated trade mark partner
News 29 Jan 2024

Natasha joins Allens from her own firm, Burns IP, and will lead Allens' trade mark practice. She will be based in Melbourne. The appointment follows a number of years of growth and responds to clie ...

Allens acts in landmark AI-inventorship case set for the High Court of Australia
News 21 Sep 2022

In a world first, Allens, representing Dr Thaler, initially succeeded before the Federal Court in challenging a decision of the Commissioner of Patents that only humans can be named as inventors. T ...

Allens advises on world-first ruling in favour of AI systems being named as inventors of a patent
News 30 Jul 2021

Dr Thaler is the inventor of the Device for Autonomous Bootstrapping of Unified Sentience (DABUS), an AI system which has envisioned inventions entirely of its own accord. Commenting on the landmar ...

Allens advises Cigna on new health venture
News 24 Jan 2020

The joint venture will aim to offer a range of services for the benefit of health fund members in Australia, to deliver better health outcomes and risk management. Each company will contribute $10 ...

Allens expands patent team with bold team hire
News 03 Dec 2018

Allens is pleased to announce the expansion of its intellectual property (IP) team through the addition of the in-house team from global banknote technology company, CCL Secure. This adds further ...

Allens boosts patents team with two senior hires
News 07 Dec 2017

Allens has bolstered its experience in medical devices, quantum computing and renewable energy with the appointment of two experienced patent attorneys to its growing patents team. Tracey Webb join ...

Allens on board for Sydney Trains outdoor advertising deals
News 09 Jan 2014

Allens has advised Sydney Trains on a series of deals, worth $100 million over five years, to grant the rights to sell and install advertisements throughout train stations and on train carriages ...