Smit & Van Wyk

Branding Articles

Smit & Van Wyk provides a full range of Intellectual Proeprty legal services in all African countries where protection is available. We can provide information on the filing requirements in each of the African countries and can also offer information on the various regional IP organisations such as ARIPO, OAPI and the Madrid protocol. We work with a network of trusted and knowledgeable agents to develop the best possible solution to each of our clients’ IP needs in Africa.

Kulula vs SAA Branding

Kulula vs SAA Branding

According to a 2013 news article on News24, Kulula has “all but hijacked SAA's recognisable branding” for their fleet. The question that comes to mind is whether Kulula has perhaps in fact...

Trademark Information

A trademark is any word, symbol, design or phrase which can stand alone or combined with any of the ones mentioned and which is used to represent the brand, product or company. In South Africa it is...