Alissa Nayanah

Alissa Nayanah

Alissa Nayanah

Senior Associate

Trade Mark Attorney

About

  • Specialisation

    • Trade mark portfolio management
    • Trade mark availability searches, filings and prosecution
    • Trade mark and copyright litigation
    • Corporate name objections
    • Domain name registrations and objections
    • Advertising law services


  • Bio

    Alissa Nayanah joined Adams & Adams in 2012. She is a qualified Trade Mark Practitioner who specialises in trade mark prosecution and enforcement in South Africa and foreign territories. Her practice also includes advising on copyright protection and litigation, domain name disputes, company name objections and ASA complaints. Alissa has advised clients on IP protection and enforcement in various industries, including, hospitality, telecommunications, technology, banking, retail and fast moving consumer goods.


  • Academic

    • LLB (cum laude) – University of KwaZulu-Natal | 2010
    • LLM – University of KwaZulu-Natal | 2011


  • Qualifications

    • Admitted Attorney
    • Trade Mark Practitioner


  • Credentials

    • South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law (SAIIPL) – Member
    • Law Society Northern Provinces – Member