Zimbabwe Intellectual Property Tribunal hands down first judgement

By |2019-06-20T16:31:49+02:00June 18th, 2019|Copyright, Featured, H&B, Patents, Trade Marks|

On 14 February 2018, the Intellectual Property Tribunal (IPT) convened and heard its first matter following its establishment in 2010. The case of Bayer AG v Milborrow Animal Health (Zimbabwe) (Pvt) Ltd (IPT 01/17 was argued and judgment in the matter was reserved and ultimately handed down on 29 May 2019. The IPT was established [...]

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World Intellectual Property (IP) Day

By |2019-06-12T05:37:32+02:00May 7th, 2019|ARIPO, Featured, H&B, Patents, Trade Marks|

World Intellectual Property (IP) Day is celebrated on 26 April each year. It was established by the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) in 2000 in commemoration of the day the Convention establishing WIPO came into force. The day is celebrated by Intellectual Property Offices, IP lawyers and agents around the world with activities and events [...]

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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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Changes to contact numbers

By |2019-06-12T05:37:57+02:00July 1st, 2017|H&B|

We wish to advise that our telephone numbers have changed with immediate effect as listed below. New numbers New numbers Area code - Domestic: 024; International: +26324 2251331 2251445 2251334 2251463 2251339 2251480 2251388 2251487 2251412   The following numbers are still operational Area code - Domestic: 04; International: +2634 762552 790013 Fax 791156 792537 [...]

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Admission to Partnership

By |2019-06-12T05:37:57+02:00July 1st, 2017|H&B|

The Partners of Honey & Blanckenberg are pleased to announce the admission of Gloria Tinotenda Nyamayi, Emma Kate Drury, and Lorraine Takaendesa as Partners of the firm with effect from 1 July 2017. Gloria is a Partner in the Litigation & General Work Department. She holds an LLB degree from Rhodes University, South Africa and [...]

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Honey & Blanckenberg Joins Nextlaw Global Referral Network

By |2019-06-12T05:37:57+02:00May 23rd, 2017|Featured, H&B|

Honey & Blanckenberg today announced it has joined Nextlaw Global Referral Network, enabling it to connect its clients to high quality lawyers around the world. Nextlaw Global Referral Network is the largest legal referral network in the world, with more than 300 member firms and 18 600 lawyers covering 160 countries. Senior Partner of Honey [...]

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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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