Year Joined Firm: 1994
Education/Alumni: BEcon (Hons) LLB.
Network memberships: Fellow of the South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law.
Louise specialises in domestic and international trade mark registration, searches and renewals, domestic and international trade mark litigation, domestic and international copyright, advertising objections, unlawful competition, passing off, company name objections and domain name disputes. Louise is an experienced trade mark attorney who acts for a number of local and international blue-chip companies. She presents guest lectures at the University of Stellenbosch and previously presented copyright lectures for The South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law (SAIIPL). Louise co-authored the SA chapter on International Intellectual Property Law, published by the Centre for International Studies.
Key IP Practices
- Copyright Licensing + Protection
- Domain Names
- Due Diligence/IP Audit
- Trademark Counselling and Prosecution
- Trademark Searches
- Trademarks Litigation
- Unfair Competition
- Food & Beverage
- Luxury Goods
+27 21 673 4404
Last updated 16th February 2017