We have established a large patent filing and prosecution practice, both locally and internationally.
Trade Mark Applications
We regularly file applications for registered trade mark protection in South Africa and abroad.
Registered Design Applications
We can obtain registered design protection for clients, where the novelty lies in the look and feel of a product.
We are positioned to assist our clients with the drafting, reviewing, negotiation and execution of commercial agreements and the conclusion of related commercial transactions.
We can assist our clients with compliance i.t.o. the Companies Act and related legislation and with the drafting, reviewing, negotiation and execution of relevant founding documents, agreements, notices and the like.
As experts in this field we do more than just go through the motions of a legal process. We understand that business is a risk and that when things go wrong you need quick and practical advice.
We are able to offer our clients leading strategic advice in the energy sector and assist with the negotiating of complex transactions with various stakeholders, ensuring that legislative requirements are met. We have extensive and unique knowledge of the energy sector, especially having regard to the development of emerging markets and renewable sources of energy.