Commissioner of Patents, Trade Marks and Designs
Deals with issues such as objections to Patent grants, extensions of terms and revocation of Patentsand Trade Marks. Also makes some decisions in relation to Design matters.
Intellectual Property Office of New Zealand which is a business unit of the Ministry of Economic Development Manatū Ōhanga.
NZLII includes decisions for Designs, 1958 onwards, Patents 1957 onwards, and Trademarks 1955 onwards. Decisions from 1953 onwards are available in full text from the IPONZ website (under Information Library)
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Intellectual property issues regarding copyright are dealt with by the Copyright Tribunal.