Senior Associate, Spoor & Fisher, Cape Town
Merlene Engelbrecht is a Trade Mark Practitioner and has a BA (Value & Policy Studies) from Stellenbosch University and an LLB from UNISA. Merlene is an Attorney of the High Court of South Africa.
Merlene focuses on trade mark prosecution and enforcement, copyright law and conducting intellectual property due diligence investigations for commercial transactions.
- Fellow – South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law (SAIIPL)
- Member – Legal Practice Council (LPC)
- Article, ‘Trademark infringements are tricky’: Business Day, 2019
- Article, ‘UKIPO puts a cork in it’: Without Prejudice, 2020