The Australian government, through its Productivity Commission, has released its final report on Intellectual Property Arrangements. The report was sent to the government in late September 2016 and publicly released on 20 December 2016. The report examines Australia’s Intellectual Property (IP) system in detail and makes recommendations as to its operation.
The Government has invited comments on the report by mid-February and will release a response in mid-2017 according to the press release available here.
The report and other related documents are available here.