Posts Tagged "intellectual property"

Prof Dean on Radio France International

Posted on Apr 18, 2013

Prof Dean on Radio France International

Following Prof Dean’s address to the Cape Town Press Club last week, several reports appeared in the media referring to the very real problem of internet-driven copyright infringement in South Africa and the lack of legislative measures (or even attempts by Government) to address this problem. Prof Dean was also interviewed by Radio France International on these topics.   You can listen to the interview below. Listen here   To read the full media reports select the relevant publication below:   Full text report Full text...

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Insider Views: The IP Law short course a resounding success

Posted on Aug 1, 2012

Insider Views: The IP Law short course a resounding success

There is a saying that goes: “The past is history, the future hasn’t come yet so live for the moment.” After this week I totally disagree. IP is the future. This pioneering short course was a combined effort of The Anton Mostert Chair of Intellectual Property at Stellenbosch University and the Law@Work Professional Development Project of the Law Faculty at the University of Cape Town. The joint presentation was at the outset a challenge – several contracts between the two universities were required for the course to be presented.  The accreditation process for the course was not...

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