Spoor and Fisher Team - Nishaat Slamdien

Nishaat Slamdien

Associate,  Spoor & Fisher, Cape Town

Nishaat Slamdien is an Attorney of the High Court of South Africa with LLB and LLM (Intellectual Property) degrees from the University of Cape Town.

Nishaat focuses on domestic and foreign trade mark prosecution and trade mark, copyright and unlawful competition litigation. This includes trade mark clearance searches and registration, trade mark portfolio management, trade mark oppositions, trade mark and copyright infringement claims, company name objections and domain name disputes.

Nishaat also conducts regulatory reviews, provides advertising pre-clearance advice and deals with due diligence investigations for commercial IP transactions.

Industry Associations

  • Student Member of the South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law (SAIIPL)
  • Member – Legal Practice Council (LPC)

Professional Activities

Author of “Out of the Boks Advertising”, WIPR, 2023