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About Sara Moyo

Sara is the Senior Partner of Honey & Blanckenberg and heads the Patents practice of the firm. She is a law graduate of the University of Zimbabwe and has over 30 years’ experience in private practice. Sara heads the Patent practice of the firm and advises local and international clients on various aspects of intellectual property law in Zimbabwe and the African Regional Intellectual Property Organisation including civil and criminal enforcement and litigation of intellectual property rights; customs remedies and oppositions to third party filings. Sara is ranked in the Chambers Guide to leading intellectual property attorneys and is a contributor to the Kluwer Manual on Intellectual Property Law.

Invitation to our quarterly IP Seminar

By |2019-06-12T05:48:46+02:00July 20th, 2018|Industrial Design, Litigation, Trade Marks|

DATE: THURSDAY, 9 AUGUST 2018 TIME: 0900-1400 VENUE: BRONTE HOTEL INVESTMENT: $50.00 FACILITATORS: Sara Moyo and Lorraine Takaendesa Overview HONEY & BLANCKENBERG invites you to our quarterly IP Seminar. The Seminar will be led by Sara Moyo and Lorraine Takaendesa. Sara is an IP Attorney and the Senior Partner of Honey & Blanckenberg. She is [...]

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Licensing of Ethanol Producers in the Fuel Sector

By |2019-06-12T05:48:46+02:00May 31st, 2018|ARIPO, Corporate & Commercial, H&B|

Commentary on a Business Weekly article of 4-10 May 2018 titled “Ethanol shortages push up fuel price…..as Green Fuel stops production” The Business Weekly of 4 May 2018 reported that the price of fuel has increased as a result of the failure by Green Fuel to resume the production of ethanol on the back of [...]

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Invitation to our quarterly IP Seminar

By |2019-06-12T05:49:49+02:00April 3rd, 2018|Featured, Patents|

DATE: WEDNESDAY, 11 APRIL 2018 TIME: 0900-1400 VENUE: BRONTE HOTEL INVESTMENT: $50.00 FACILITATORS: Sara Moyo and Lorraine Takaendesa Overview HONEY & BLANCKENBERG invites you to our quarterly IP Seminar. The Seminar will be led by Sara Moyo and Lorraine Takaendesa. Sara is an IP Attorney and the Senior Partner of Honey & Blanckenberg. She is [...]

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African Regional Intellectual Property Organization

By |2019-06-12T05:48:46+02:00August 4th, 2017|Copyright, Patents, Trade Marks|

The African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO) is an intergovernmental organisation which was created by a Diplomatic Conference held in Lusaka, Zambia on 9 December 1976 by several African countries which agreed to establish ARIPO with the objective of, among other things: promoting the harmonisation and development of the intellectual property laws of member states [...]

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Honey & Blanckenberg partners with ARIPO at 139th INTA Annual Meeting in Spain

By |2019-06-12T05:50:58+02:00May 20th, 2017|Featured, Patents, Trade Marks|

Honey & Blanckenberg is pleased to have partnered with ARIPO at the 139th INTA Annual meeting held in Barcelona, Spain from 19 to 24 May 2017. Our presence at the ARIPO booth resulted in significant exposure for our firm’s Intellectual Property Department and helped raise awareness of the increasing intellectual property activity in Africa in [...]

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Intellectual Property Law in Zimbabwe

By |2019-06-12T05:50:58+02:00May 19th, 2017|Patents, Trade Marks|

Intellectual property law deals with the protection of creativity and innovation. Zimbabwean law recognises a number of intellectual property rights that require formal registration in the Zimbabwe Intellectual Property Office (ZIPO) or the African Regional Intellectual Property Organisation (ARIPO) or under the Madrid International Trademark System (Madrid System) before such rights can be protected and enforced against third parties in Zimbabwe.

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Zimbabwe – Trade Marks (Madrid Protocol)

By |2019-06-12T05:50:58+02:00April 6th, 2017|Patents, Trade Marks|

On 13 March 2017 the Ministry of Justice Legal and Parliamentary Affairs published the Trade Marks (Madrid Protocol) Regulations 2017 (Statutory Instrument 39 of 2017) (hereinafter Madrid Regulations). The delay in the publication of the Madrid Regulations, even though Zimbabwe became a party to the Madrid Protocol on 11 March 2015 and domesticated the Madrid [...]

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Honey & Blanckenberg sponsors ARIPO 40th Anniversary Dinner

By |2019-06-12T05:50:58+02:00December 9th, 2016|H&B, Patents, Trade Marks|

Honey & Blanckenberg is proud to be associated with ARIPO’s success from its inception as a regional registrant of intellectual property rights and to have sponsored the 40th anniversary commemoration dinner. ARIPO has over the years played a critical role in not only raising awareness of the economic value of intellectual property in Africa but [...]

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