Young entrepreneur Brendan Brown started The Expert Editor and Global English Editing less than a year ago but the two companies are already taking off, thanks to the globalisation of English and the need for businesses to be understood everywhere.

Many rural businesses across Australia have the potential to successfully export their products and services.

Registered designs are often likened to the ugly cousin of patent rights and as such are often overlooked as a potential valuable right for protecting new products developed by SMEs.

Australian businesses will have the chance to explore trade and investment opportunities in West Africa during a mining mission led by Austrade.

Prime Minister Julia Gillard released the White Paper Australia in the Asian Century detailing the rise of Asia as an economic power and Australia’s strategy to compete effectively within the regio.

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Exporters to China need to learn the lessons of the evolving market in order to have success.

In this article we consider the importance for SMEs to identify the inventors of a patent application correctly and steps that can be taken to prevent inventorship disputes.

In this latest blog from IP experts Spruson and Ferguson, they ask is having a patent important to protect your product.

Foreign Minister Bob Carr has announced Australia will impose new trade sanctions on Syria.