Alex is a partner in the corporate and disputes resolution team specialising in commercial, intellectual property and technology law.
Alex advises on all aspects of trade mark, copyright, registered design, confidential information and border protection issues and often acts in trade mark opposition and non-use proceedings before the Australian Trade Marks Office (IP Australia). He helps manage Colin Biggers & Paisley's trade mark portfolio acting for a number of well-known brand owners. Alex advises on commercialisation of intellectual property and deals with patent licensing and cross border aspects.
Alex also advises in respect of general commercial, technology and regulatory transactions and issues, including in respect of share and business sales and purchases, agreements between shareholders and unitholders, trading structures and restructures, stamp and transfer duty issues, valuation and land tax disputes, trading terms, supply and procurement generally, technology procurement and disputes, privacy and data protection issues, inbound investments, foreign investment approvals, financial services regulatory issues, banking and finance issues, personal property securities law and competition and consumer law issues.
Alex was admitted as a solicitor in NSW in 1999 and joined Colin Biggers & Paisley in 2008. He holds a Master of Laws and post graduate qualifications in trade mark law and practice. Alex is registered trade marks attorney.