#SandtonDiscussion arranged by Lita is being lead by Reinhardt Biermann who will cover the recent case of JRMM Technologies v Ball involving:
- misuse of trade secrets, passing off and confidential information
- decisions between action and application court procedures
- the importance of choosing business partners correctly
- how not to spend your start up funds
all in the context of a new business for importing and distributing rock crushing equipment for use in mines. And if you think there is nothing secret about a rock crusher check this out.
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Some action from this week (if there is nothing below then the embed is not working, please check the blog):
.@afroip You have a firm claiming to be a reseller of a brand but then doesn't honor the brands product warranty fully. Is this passing off?— ArmyOfOne (@Ricky27_263) May 25, 2015
#SandtonDiscussion: court leaves door open for passing off in UK on reputation if from pre launch marketing @afroip @nicrosslee— Ian Learmonth (@IanLearmonthZA) May 25, 2015
#SandtonDiscussion being led by @IanLearmonthZA discussing the uk supreme court case starbucks (hong kong) v bskyb with @afroip.— Brother Nic (@nicrosslee) May 25, 2015