Case Studies

Pepper Group

Team: Tim O’Callaghan

Service: Trade Mark Enforcement | Trade Mark Registration | Trade Marks
Sector: Financial Services

International financial services provider, Pepper Group is headquartered in Sydney, with offices in New Zealand, Ireland, Spain, the UK and South Korea. Since 2010, we have assisted Pepper Group with its Intellectual Property matters, including:

  • establishing Pepper Group’s international trade mark portfolio of over 70 trade marks across over 15 countries (including a large presence in China);
  • managing that portfolio and the responsible trademark agents in multiple jurisdictions;
  • engaging in trade mark prosecution work in Australia and overseas;
  • issuing letters of demand and engaging in litigation and other IP enforcement action in multiple jurisdictions; and
  • assisting in commercial transactions involving the trade marks including international licence agreements and assignments.

What our client said

John Williams, General Counsel, Pepper Group

“Since 2010, Tim O’Callaghan and the IP team at Piper Alderman have assisted Pepper Group Pty Ltd (formerly Pepper Group) in the management of our international trade marks portfolio. This work has included arranging the filing of trade mark applications, infringement prevention actions and IP related commercial transactions in Australia and other countries where we have interests. We have been very happy with the standard of the work Tim’s team do for us. We have found them to be prompt, proactive and commercially focussed.”