61.5. Confidential Information in Correspondence

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IP Australia will not include confidential information in outbound correspondence from the office, such as examination reports or other letters, as these office-generated documents will become available for public inspection.


Examination reports and accompanying evidence information sheets will provide information for trade mark applicants about what IP Australia will accept as in confidence when responding to an examination report.

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