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Makate v Vodacom – the 5 minute speedread

The ‘David v Goliath’ saga of Makate v Vodacom, which proceeded all the way up to the Constitutional Court, highlighted the risks organisations face if they fail to properly address the ownership and commercialisation of potentially lucrative ideas created by their employees. Key take-away’s of Makate [...]

By | 2017-03-30T13:21:39+00:00 May 26th, 2016|Categories: Intellectual Property Protection|Tags: , |

What is Intellectual Property or IP?

Intellectual property or IP is property created by someone's mind or intellect the mind, including literary and artistic works, inventions, designs, symbols, names and images. We often have to help clients understand intellectual property, come up with an intellectual property strategy, [...]

By | 2017-03-30T13:22:10+00:00 August 7th, 2013|Categories: Intellectual Property Protection|Tags: , , , , , |