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CALENDAR 2020

LES South Africa and LES International are planning a number of events and courses for 2020. Click on https://licensing.co.za/calendar-2/les-sa-2020-year-planner-covid-19-update/  to view the proposed calendar. LES SA Board meetings The LES board meets regularly during the year to discuss members interest and plan events and training courses for members and the…

NEWSFLASH FROM THE PRESIDENT

Highlights for 2018 The long-awaited  Intellectual Property Policy  of the Republic  of South Africa  Phase I was published  and confirmed  the  important change  to  the patent  system  by introducing examination  and opposition  proceedings.  The  mechanism for  implementation  is under review and Phase II will address issues identified in the in-built agenda and deliberate upon the most efficient…

NIPMO awarded LESI GTIF award

The South African National Intellectual Property Management Office (NIPMO) has been awarded the prestigious Licensing Executives Society International (LESI) 2017 Global Technology Impact Forum (GTIF) award.  A copy of the letter from LESI President Peter Hess to Dr Kerry Faul, CEO of NIPMO notifying her of the award may be…