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About Mishca

About Mishca

About Mishca

Mishca Soni is our IP Portfolio Manager and handles all the aspects related to Trade Mark, Patent and Registered Design prosecution and maintenance in South Africa and abroad. For clients enquiring about any IP prosecution and maintenance matters, she is the first point of contact. Mishca continually works to streamline and optimise internal IP management processes for De Beer Attorneys. Mishca has extensive experience in all aspects of IP administration and follows a meticulous and personal approach in each case we handle.


Mishca’s focus areas include the prosecution of patents, registered designs and trademarks – from filing to registration in South Africa and in foreign jurisdictions for clients or associates from South Africa and abroad. Mishca is also responsible for maintaining the trade marks, patents and registered designs (including the payments of maintenance fees) of our clients.

Phone: +27 (0) 21 100 4545
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F101 Mariendahl House, Newlands on Main
178 Campground Road, Newlands, Cape Town, 7708, South Africa
South Africa
International Conventions, Treaties and Arrangements Paris Union, WIPO , PCT
National Phase Applications under the PCT 
  •  Name(s) and address(es) of applicant(s).   
  • Name(s) and address(es) of inventor(s).   
  • Number, date and country of the basic application if Paris Convention priority is to be claimed.
  • International application number and filing date
Examination The application is subjected to formal examination only.
Duration The term is twenty years from the date of filing.
Renewal Maintenance fees are payable annually as from the third anniversary of the filing date. A 6 months grace period is available.