Addisons is a notable Sydney-based law firm offering expertise in a variety of trade mark and copyright services. It assists clients on IP disputes, such as infringement and opposition proceedings, as well as on transactional matters. Addisons is able to draw strength from a strong team of partners and qualified lawyers and acts on behalf of a number of high-profile clients across various sectors. Notable clients include Virgin Enterprises, Seven West Media and Australian Ethical Investment.
''Responses are regularly received in a timely manner and expectations are clearly communicated.''
Addisons acted for Virgin Group in conducting Federal Court proceedings involving trade mark infringement, breaches of the Trade Practices Act and passing-off claims arising from use of domain names, trade marks, and business and company names.
Donna Short is regularly instructed on various trade mark-related matters, including portfolio management, licensing arrangements, and brand protection. ''I enjoy working with Donna, she's a very practical, commercially astute partner.''