Spoor & Fisher is a leading intellectual property (IP) law firm, with in-depth knowledge and experience in all aspects of IP. Our main offices are located in South Africa and Jersey (Channel Islands).
With years of practical experience and an extensive network of associates, Spoor & Fisher is ideally placed to assist both local and overseas clients in securing patent and trade mark protection throughout Africa and the world, and in exploiting their IP rights.
Spoor & Fisher’s capabilities are built around a team of highly qualified and experienced professional advisors. There are two main fields of practice: trade marks/copyright and patents/designs, with commercial IP straddling the two. In addition to the normal service offering, the Trade Mark Department has particular expertise in dealing with ambush marketing and advertising disputes. The firm also has an anti-counterfeiting unit with dedicated investigators to assist in identifying counterfeiters, conducting surveillance exercises and identifying and shutting down counterfeiting activities.
The Commercial IP Department offers a variety of specialised services in areas such as IP valuations; domain names; plant breeders’ rights; litigation; and regulatory compliance.
Our focus has always been on building a firm that can rival the best in the world, and offer an unparalleled service to our clients. Our values of quality, commitment, speed and personal service are evident in our work, global rankings and client base.