Jimmy leads our Commercial, Intellectual Property and Technology Group. He is a specialist in transactional, advisory and litigation legal services in the areas of:
Jimmy is known for his subject matter knowledge, pragmatic commercial advice, and strategic approach to complex disputes. He acts for Australian and international clients from a broad range of industries including software, manufacturing, FMCG, fashion, education, nuclear medicine, pharmaceuticals, energy and resources, building and construction, engineering, transport and commodities, local government and professional services.
Jimmy advises clients on the identification, protection, commercialisation and management of intellectual property rights, technology procurement, outsourcing, licensing, privacy/data protection, competition and consumer law compliance, product liability and warranties, product recalls, advertising, and social media.
He also advises on a broad range of commercial documents including manufacturing, supply, distribution, consulting, research and development, joint venture, managed services, software development, outsourcing and confidentiality agreements and licenses, assignments, terms and conditions, product warranties, and privacy policies.
Jimmy has represented a diverse portfolio of clients in complex litigation and disputes involving intellectual property, particularly with patents, trade marks, copyright, designs and trade secrets, competition and consumer law, domain names, defamation, and various commercial agreements.
Jimmy is the founder and lecturer of the Intellectual Property Law course at the University of Southern Queensland.
Our greatest asset is our talented and committed people – they enjoy what they do and value the opportunity to work together and with our clients. Our people are from diverse backgrounds and approach their work with intellectual rigour and enthusiasm.