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Thomson Geer

LEVEL 7, 19 GOUGER STREET, ADELAIDE SA 5000, AUSTRALIA
Tel:
Work +61 8 8236 1300
Fax:
Fax +61 8 8232 1961
Email:
Web:
www.tglaw.com.au

Bronwyn Furse

Tel:
Work +61 8 8236 1121
Email:
Thomson Geer

Work Department

IP, Privacy, Regulatory, Competition & Consumer law

Position

Partner

Career

Brownyn has specialist expertise in the areas of intellectual property, privacy, franchising and competition and consumer law.

Bronwyn routinely advises on matters of ownership, protection, commercialisation and enforcement of intellectual property rights, including trade marks, patents, copyright, plant breeders rights, designs and confidential information. She advises on contentious and transactional matters.

Bronwyn represents a number of franchisors in connection with the establishment and development of franchised networks, and related intellectual property and competition law issues.

Bronwyn's experience includes advising clients in a range of industries including the higher education, health and medical research, agribusiness, real estate, manufacturing, media, energy and resources and retail sectors.

Bronwyn is the South Australian Chair of the Licensing Executives Society of Australia and New Zealand. She is also a member of various professional organisations, and has many years experience as a member of University of South Australia's Human Research and Ethics Committee.

Member

  • Chair, South Australian Chapter of the Licensing Executives Society of Australia and New Zealand (LESANZ)
  • Committee member, South Australian Chapter of the Franchise Council of Australia
  • Legal Committee, Franchise Council of Australia
  • Committee member, Women in Franchising Committee, Franchise Council of Australia (FCA)
  • Intellectual Property Society of Australia and New Zealand (IPSANZ)

Education

Bachelor of Laws
Bachelor of Health Science


Australia

Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property

The ‘commercially strong’ team at Thomson Geer manages significant trade mark portfolios of clients including Reckitt Benckiser, the Oberoi Hotels Group and Le Cordon Bleu. George Lukic and Bronwyn Furse continue to represent a real estate company in proceedings arising from the rebranding of a leading franchised real estate network. In the media space, Constant Media instructed Peter Le Guay in proceedings it brought against TV channel Ten’s morning show for airing photographs of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle without Constant’s license. Ben Coogan, Tony Conaghan and Katrina Chambers are also names to note.

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