Case Studies

Sushi Train

Team: Tim O’Callaghan

Service: Trade Marks
Sector: Hospitality, Tourism & Gaming

The founder and CEO of Sushi Train Australia Pty Ltd (Sushi Train), Bob Jones brought the “Rotation Sushi Bar System”, a unique original concept of picking fresh sushi moving along the conveyer belt from Japanese food culture, to Australia in 1993. Today this Queensland based company has almost 50 “Sushi Train” restaurants in Australia and New Zealand.

Piper Alderman assists Sushi Train to protect its brands including by registering the words “SUSHI TRAIN” as a trade mark, based on years of use, to help it prevent copycat restaurants from using the “SUSHI TRAIN” trade mark.