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20 Oct 2015
Seychelles supreme court rules on contested 'seychelles airlines' business name
With tourism a major industry for the economy of Seychelles, air travel and the subject of airlines in Seychelles is a hot topic. At present there is only one aviation company in the country, which...
09 Oct 2015
The dispute resolution mechanism under the municipal supply chain management regulations does not constitute an internal remedy as comtemplated by Section 7(2) of PAJA
The Supreme Court of Appeal, in the matter of DDP Valuers v Madibeng Local Municipality (233/2015) [2015] ZASCA 146 (1 October 2015), has ruled that the dispute resolution mechanism created by...
16 Sep 2015
Not your average breadwinner
Premier Foods (Pty) Ltd, represented by Adams & Adams, recently successfully defended a competitor complaint before the Advertising Standards Authority of South Africa (“ASA”) by Pioneer Foods...
08 Sep 2015
Law firm tackles the issues of legal barriers in Africa and their impact on economies
Adams & Adams is pushing the boundaries in terms of legal evolution in Africa.  In this article, Simon Brown, partner, provides an overview on the state of play in the development of Intellectual...
25 Aug 2015
Darren Olivier accepts the CEO Sleepout trustee appointment
Intellectual property (IP) specialist and partner at leading South African law firm Adams & Adams, Darren Olivier has accepted a position as Trustee for The CEO SleepOut™ Trust, (No. IT00819/2015),...
20 Aug 2015
Can a tweet enjoy copyright protection?
Twitter is a free social networking site that allows its users to send messages, or “tweets”, which are limited to 140 characters or less, to other Twitter users and to see the tweets of others by...
13 Aug 2015
Loeries Adams & Adams Student Portfolio Day. A new lexicon for young creatives
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The Student Portfolio Day sponsored by law firm Adams & Adams has grown to become an important aspect on the calendar of South Africa’s young creatives.  “It has become incredibly hard to establish...
05 Aug 2015
Journalists and the protection of personal information
A recent judgement of the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) placed the spotlight again on the balancing privacy rights against journalists’ freedom of expression. The judgement raises the...
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