Below find examples of projects related to Dispute Resolution. We have:

  • Acted for a multi-national production house and content owner and successfully filed a complaint with WIPO’s Domain Name Dispute Resolution Service for the return of the hijacked bigbrotherafrica.com domain;
  • Successfully prosecuted a complaint under the Electronic Communications Act against a large ECNS operator for contravention of the terms of its Interconnection Agreement;
  • Represented a licensed financial services provider in an enquiry by the Financial Services Board: representations were accepted by the FSB without the requirements for a full enquiry;
  • Represented a local production house in a dispute with a foreign production company: final cut of an advertisement produced in South Africa was attached to found jurisdiction in order to recover a debt;
  • Represented a client in the technology manufacturing sector in a High Court intellectual property dispute regarding copying and passing off of technology products;
  • Represented a state owned entity in a dispute with a private party regarding the procurement of an information technology based access control and security system;
  • Advised Said’s Gym in regard to an international domain name dispute. Successfully defended the retention of the domain – seido.co.za – against the US based World Seido Karate Organisation’s compliant under the Electronic Communications Act’s Alternate Domain Dispute Resolution process; and
  • Represented an international logistics company in an arbitration regarding a claim for damages it instituted against a supplier.

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