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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.
technology, media and telecommunications | 22 Oct 2019
BY Nicole Gabryk, Era Gunning, Ridwaan Boda If you think your organisation has never experienced a data breach, it may be time to reconsider
IP | 26 Sep 2019
BY Manisha Bugwandeen-Doorasamy Brand owners know it. Brand creation firms know it. Trade mark professionals know it. So isn’t it time we started talking about it? Better still, started doing something about it?
employment | 16 Jul 2019
BY Shivani Moodley For the first time in employment law jurisprudence, the South African Constitutional Court has considered the nature and scope of the duty of good faith within the context of the contract of employme…
IP | 02 Jul 2019
BY Dr. Joanne van Harmelen Fame and familiarity can create their own problems when it comes to issues of intellectual property.
BY Sanjay Kassen The Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Commission has declared that the vast majority of transactions involving broad-based trusts are not compliant with the law.
technology, media and telecommunications | 05 Mar 2019
BY Wilmari Strachan The pervasiveness of the Internet of Things has spawned a recent fear that the devices are listening to the conversations of their users
IP | 05 Mar 2019
BY Gerard du Toit Valentine’s Day has come and gone, but from a trade mark point of view, it’s been anything but romantic. As the following stories indicate, the world of trade marks has done little to set hearts aflu…