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Learn the best practices in negotiating #IPProvisions in #MandATransactions in the #KnowledgeGroup #LIVEWebcast on January 10. Speakers from @AdamsAdamslaw @MillerThomson. Join us!

Follow the @IPLiveBlog probably the best blog in the world. You heard it hear first @nicrosslee @AdamsAdamslaw

Tune in to 702 now and join the conversation about the logo wars - ANC vs ADEC.

ANC hot under the collar over Makhosi Khoza's new party logo. Legal eagle unpacks. - @DarrenTOlivier @afroip

Too close for comfort? Does #MakhosiKhoza's new #ADeC party logo infringe @MYANC's Intellectual Property rights? @DarrenTOlivier discusses the logo's IP merits here:

listen to @DarrenTOlivier, @LitaQamata and @MaureenThuto having a yarn about copyright law in south africa and the monkey selfie on the #IPLiveBlog with @CliffCentralCom here:

Several myths need to be dispelled in order for marketers to be more successful - read all about it at @Wandawyn @jgmrichter @AdamsAdamslaw @ricecommaandy #WineLandSem

Any amendment to our #Copyright Act should only be considered with the interests of all parties in the ecosystem, creative industry stakeholders and consumers alike @AdamsAdamslaw @Brand_SA @nfvfsa @SAFTAS1 @SAArtists @ArterialNetSA @theCIPC #SAIIPL

#Goal! SA's Sport & Entertainment Lawyer of the Year according to @LawyerMonthly! Congratulations @DarrenTOlivier from all @AdamsAdamslaw

Not only was Gérard du Plessis recently selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers™ in South Africa 2018 in the field Intellectual Property Law, but also Best Lawyers® 2018 IP Law "Lawyer of the Year" in Johannesburg! Congratulations Gérard.

Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain | How will these impact IP law?... @AdamsAdamslaw

Learn to effectively negotiate #IP provisions in #MandATransactions from experts @AdamsAdamsLaw @MillerThomson. Register now and join us!

Due to volatility in the Egyptian currency there have been several changes to official fees payable for patent examination in Egypt. Click here to read more:

New “Quad9” DNS service blocks malicious domains for everyone

How Facebook, Twitter content thieves operate in South Africa


#Zimbabwe IP Office and @_ARIPO in Harare are still open and operational despite the political uncertainty. Read more:

How Facebook and Twitter content thieves operate in South Africa. via @jacarandafm @DarrenTOlivier

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