IP Public Lecture 2019 – the changing role of advertising

Posted on Sep 5, 2019

IP Public Lecture 2019 – the changing role of advertising

The 2019 annual intellectual property law public lecture, presented by the Anton Mostert Chair of Intellectual Property Law at the Faculty of Law, will address the role of advertising in IP disputes, with a focus on the changes that regulation of advertising has undergone in light of social and economic pressures.

The lecture will be delivered by Gail Schimmel, CEO of the Advertising Regulatory Board, on the topic No Time to be Chicken. Her address will deal with the need to have courage, by consumers, IP rights holders and regulators, to deal with disputes in innovative ways.

The lecture takes place on 10 October at the Faculty of Law, Stellenbosch University and it is free and open to the public, subject to RSVP.

The event is sponsored by Von Seidels IP Attorneys.

Date: 10 October 2019

Time: 17:30 for 18:00

Venue: Stellenbosch University Faculty of Law, Ou Hoofgebou, JC de Wet Hall

Directions: click here (external link)

RSVP: annettev@sun.ac.za by 7 October 2019.

For more information please click the event poster below.