What’s In A Name?

What’s In A Name?

What’s In A Name? Endorsement income associated with the names of sports stars and celebrities often far exceeds salaries paid by respective clubs and countries. For athletes like Rafael Nadal, endorsement income can exceed prize money and appearance fees by up to 4 times. However, for many

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Don’t Let Copycats Getaway!

Don’t Let Copycats Getaway!

DON’T LET COPYCATS GETAWAY! Unable to trademark your brand? Waiting impatiently for the Companies and Intellectual Property Commission (CIPC) to register your trademark application? Just because your brand is not registered or registrable, does not mean it’s not worthy of protection or capable of externalisation and all

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Unlocking Tax, Funding & Legal Relief for Businesses

Unlocking Tax, Funding & Legal Relief for Businesses

Unlocking Tax, Funding & Legal Relief for Businesses   Over and above the fiscal relief announced on Tuesday evening, the private sector including benefactors such as the Oppenheimers, Patrice Motsepe, Johan Rupert, have committed in excess of R6 billion towards the establishment of various Covid-19 relief funds

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LOCKDOWN: EXTENDING THE AMBIT OF PERMITTED ACTIVITIES!

LOCKDOWN: EXTENDING THE AMBIT OF PERMITTED ACTIVITIES!

LOCKDOWN: EXTENDING THE AMBIT OF PERMITTED ACTIVITIES! Basic human rights enshrined in the constitution are inadvertently restricted in a ‘national disaster’ declared earlier this month. A national disaster, however, differs from a ‘state of emergency’ in so far as under the former and prevailing scenario, constitutional rights

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