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ENSafrica | privacy in brief - issue 5

12 Nov 2019

ENSafrica | privacy in brief - issue 5
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Africa regulatory ENSight - issue 10 of 2019

African regulatory and business intelligence

06 Nov 2019

Africa regulatory ENSight - issue 10 of 2019
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The copyright woes of Meghan Markle

intellectual property (IP)

05 Nov 2019
BY Gaelyn Scott

She also had no copyright issues in South Africa. So, a far cry from what she is experiencing right now in the UK, her adopted home.
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The experience economy: Stranger Things have happened

intellectual property (IP)

05 Nov 2019
BY Rowan Forster

An article that appeared in the Harvard Business Review recently, When fandom clashes with IP law (Madhavi Sunder), highlights some very interesting intellectual property (IP) issues.
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Mauritius: a Shangri-La for international brand owners

intellectual property (IP)

05 Nov 2019
BY Pravin Barthia

Recent Mauritian trade mark judgments bring home just how investor-friendly Mauritius is.
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The Purple Inhaler case: a useful summary of passing off

intellectual property (IP)

05 Nov 2019
BY Delene Bertasso

Passing off is an important remedy that exists in South Africa and other countries and which has an English law heritage.
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Patents: let’s correct the gender imbalance

intellectual property (IP)

05 Nov 2019
BY Joanne van Harmelen

An article that appeared on the BBC news site recently, Why are so few women inventors named on patents?, has got people talking.
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South Africa’s apex court hears first ever patent matter

intellectual property (IP)

05 Nov 2019
BY Hugo Biermann

The matter has a long history. It started in 2011, when Ascendis launched patent revocation proceedings.
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Can employers discipline employees for conduct occurring outside of working hours?

employment

05 Nov 2019
BY Siphamandla Dube

can employers discipline employees when they post unfavourable comments regarding their employer, or comments that may adversely impact on their employer, on their own social media accounts
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Vicarious liability: insurance implications for deliberate actions of employees

dispute resolution

05 Nov 2019
BY Nicole Gabryk , Rob Scott AND Zara Sher

While employers get to enjoy the benefit of the profits resulting from the deeds of their employees, they also create the risk of harm to others through the actions of their employees
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Uganda: No review of arbitral awards (High Court Miscellaneous Application No. 692 of 2019): China Communications Construction Co. Limited vs Justus Kyabahwa

05 Nov 2019
BY Patrick Turinawe

The cornerstone of contract law is the freedom to contract and in many cases it may also include the choice of dispute resolution.
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ICASA publishes information memorandum on high-demand spectrum

05 Nov 2019
BY Wilmari Strachan

On 1 November 2019, ICASA published the much anticipated Information Memorandum for the high-demand spectrum licensing process for comment (the Information Memorandum can be accessed here) .
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important changes to the JSE listings requirements

banking and finance

05 Nov 2019
BY Kelle Gagné

important changes to the JSE listings requirements
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ENSafrica privacy in brief | issue 4

05 Nov 2019

ENSafrica privacy in brief | issue 4
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Africa Business In Brief

issue 329 | 04 Nov 2019

issue 329
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