Searching Content by Delene Bertasso from ENSafrica ordered by Published Date Descending.
Links to Result pages
Use: Are You Sure Can You Prove It?
it's without question one of the biggest issues in trade mark law. It's an issue that can come up in a number of scenarios
South Africa
12 Jul 2019
The Double Big Mac Attack
The Big Mac case has enjoyed considerable publicity – many publications have reported on it, including World IP Review.
South Africa
13 Mar 2019
Who's Interested In Primark?
Is it simply those South Africans who can afford to travel to the UK, only to find that, thanks to the weakness of the rand, the only shop they can afford is ... Primark?
South Africa
11 Oct 2018
Use It And Prove It
Monopolies should not and are not granted lightly.
South Africa
10 Jul 2018
Domain Names: Getting Real
By its own very high standards, Real Madrid is not having the greatest of soccer seasons, although it has, at least, triumphed in a recent domain name case.
South Africa
8 Mar 2018
An Online Store Called Glamazon
There's an interesting trade mark case brewing in Australia, one that has some useful trade mark lessons.
South Africa
25 Sep 2017
A BrewDog's Breakfast
The recent storm in the UK about Scottish craft brewing company BrewDog's decision to invoke its trade mark rights against much smaller rivals highlights the difficulties and negative repercussions...
10 May 2017
Getting The Basics Right
The recent South African Supreme Court of Appeal ("SCA") decision of Herbal Zone v Infitech Technologies doesn't contain ground-breaking law.
South Africa
25 Apr 2017
Judging Trade Marks
Trade mark law may be contained in statutes, but judges are the ones who interpret the statutes.
South Africa
9 Nov 2016
More Developments At The ASA
A court has ruled that the South African Advertising Standards Authority ("ASA") does not have the authority to consider and rule on adverts placed by entities that aren't members of the organisation.
South Africa
29 Jun 2016
AdWords: We're All On The Same Page
A recent Australian decision on keyword usage of a registered trade mark is in line with decisions in many other countries, including South Africa.
South Africa
17 May 2016
SA Trade Mark Law Shows Some Global Vitality
Foreign companies that do business in South Africa through local agents or distributors may be encouraged by a recent South African trade mark decision.
South Africa
1 Oct 2015
The Own Name Defence
The South African Trade Marks Act creates various defences to trade mark infringement. One of these is known as the ‘own name defence'.
South Africa
15 Jul 2015
Links to Result pages