Areas of Expertise

Burger Law Inc. | patent | trade mark attorneys specialises in intellectual property law, information and communications technology law (IT and ICT law) and technology-related commercial and corporate law.

More specifically, the firm has experience and expertise in the following areas of law:

opinions, litigation, management and registration in South Africa and abroad in respect of:

  • patents
  • trademarks
  • designs
  • copyright (no registration required)
  • intellectual property management and intellectual property portfolio management, including annuities management
  • intellectual property due diligence (pre- and post-contractual), including intellectual property audits

opinions, agreements and litigation in respect of:

  • commercial transactions involving intellectual property
  • intellectual property licensing and assignment
  • franchises and franchising
  • commercial structuring for technology-driven work or projects, technology acquisitions and disposals
  • ICT (information and communications technology), e-commerce and internet-based technology
  • ICT system acquisitions and disposals and the licensing, use, maintenance and management of such systems
  • due-diligence and management of the legal obligations surrounding technology-driven projects

Specialising in Intellectual Property, Commercial and Corporate Law

Specialising in Intellectual Property, Commercial and Corporate Law

Specialising in Intellectual Property, Commercial and Corporate Law