Spoor and Fisher Team - Russell Norton

Russell Norton

Consultant ,  Spoor & Fisher, Cape Town

Russell Norton is a Trade Mark Practitioner with BA and LLB degrees. He is an Attorney of the High Court of South Africa.

Russell has over three decades of experience in domestic and international trade mark searches and registrations, licensing and assignment of trade marks, and copyright matters including copyright infringement and advertising objections. 

He handles trade mark infringement matters, unlawful competition, passing off, company name objections and domain name disputes, ambush marketing, character merchandising and anti-counterfeiting, as well as audits of clients’ trade mark portfolios.

Industry Associations

  • Member – South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law (SAIIPL)
  • Member – Law Society of South Africa (LSSA)
  • Member – Legal Practice Council (LPC)