• South Africa: Passing off and a composite of get-ups

    Passing off cases often involve little more than a comparison of two trade marks or get-ups

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  • African footballers, learning to play IP

    African footballers plying their trade in Europe face the same question that all professional footballers face: How can I supplement my income through commercial activities? The answer is simple - intellectual property (IP), particularly trade marks. Once footballers know this they have lots more questions. Questions that the likes of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo already have the answers to. For example:

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  • AI takes pole position in Formula 1 racing tech

    Formula 1 is known as the “pinnacle of motorsport” and with good reason. If you look beyond the glamour, the large crowds, the fast speeds at which the cars kiss the apex and stick like glue to the asphalt, then you will see the countless hours of research, development, design, engineering and testing that takes place before the first fall of the chequered flag of a new Formula 1 racing season.

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  • Ambush marketing at rugby fest is not cricket

    The Rugby World Cup (RWC) is the showpiece event for rugby union, and this year's world cup in Japan will be one of the most watched sporting events of the year.

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  • Reinard Krüger discusses IP protection on CNBC Africa for World IP day

    Listen to Reinard Krüger as he discusses the vital role of IP in developing countries on CNBC Africa for World IP day.

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