South Africa: new legislation for tobacco plain packaging
The South African government has long been determined to follow the example of countries like Australia and the United Kingdom by introducing tobacco plain packaging legislation.Read more
Dominican Republic: Crocs 3D registration challenged
There is a report in the INTA Bulletin about an interesting trade mark decision.Read more
INTA’s Unreal Campaign hits South Africa in a big way
The Unreal Campaign is a consumer awareness program of the International Trademark Association (INTA), which aims to educate high school students (between the ages of 14 and 18) about the dangers of counterfeiting and the importance of trade marks.Read more
Counterfeits: Are brands victims of their own success?
Paul Ramara, Partner at Spoor & Fisher joins Classic Business to discuss the cause and effect of counterfeiting.Read more
What’s cooking in fast-food franchising?
South Africa’s franchise industry — mainly the fast-food sector — is not only swelling the country’s coffers but is also turning out successful entrepreneurs.Read more
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