Industry, Science, Energy and Resources
The Trans-Tasman IP Attorneys Disciplinary Tribunal is established under regulation 20.61 of the Patents Regulations 1991 . The functions of the Disciplinary Tribunal are to hear and determine disciplinary proceedings commenced by the Trans-Tasman IP Attorneys Board against an individual patent attorney in Australia or New Zealand, or an individual trade marks attorney in Australia, or an incorporated patent attorney in Australia or New Zealand, or an incorporated trade marks attorney in Australia.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Minister / Patents Act 1990 and Patents Regulations 1991

  • Paid Members?

    Yes

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    7

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    No

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Function Categorization

    Regulatory / Review / Inquiry / Commission

  • Creation Date

    1 July 2016

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Ms. Siobhan Ryan 24 February 2020 23 February 2023
Member Mr. Mark Roberts 24 February 2020 23 February 2023
Member Ms. Kathryn McHaffie 24 February 2020 23 February 2023
Member Mr. André Meyer 24 February 2020 23 February 2023
Member Dr. Patrick McManamny 24 February 2020 23 February 2023
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