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de Chalains IP (La Lucia)

Phone Number:
+27 31 583 2626
28, Umhlanga
Email address:
Areas Of Practice:
Anti-counterfeiting, Copyright, Designs and Copyrights, Due Diligence Audits, Franchising, Intellectual Property, Patents, Plant Breeder’s Rights, Trademarks
Years of Practice:
Block 5, 7 Holwood Park, La Lucia Ridge, Umhlanga Rocks, Kwa-zulu Natal
Kwazulu Natal / Durban
Umhlanga / La Lucia
Postal Address:
P.O. Box 22584, Glenashley, 4022
Other Offices:
Pretoria: de Chalains® Place, 298 Clark Street, Brooklyn, Pretoria Tel: +27 12 346 4264

de Chalains® is a top tier Intellectual Property (IP) law firm. The firm is dedicated to providing our clients throughout Africa and globally with an integrated, responsive and personal range of superior IP services at affordable cost.

Our Service areas include:

  • Trade Mark portfolio management, IP Audits and due diligences.
  • Trade mark, Patent, Design and Company searches locally, abroad and in neighbouring countries.
  • Trade mark, Patent and Design registrations in South Africa, overseas, and surrounding African countries.
  • Formality work including assignments, amendments, licenses, registered user recordals, watching services.
  • Trade mark, Patent, Design and Copyright litigation.
  • Trade mark, Patent, Design and Copyright opinions.
  • Infringement, cancellation and validity opinions.
  • Anti-Counterfeiting.
  • Valuations and commercial assessment of IP.
  • Formation and reservation of Companies.
  • Consumer Protection matters.
  • Advertising Standards Authority (ASA).
  • Plant Breeders Rights.
  • Domain name registration and protection.
Contact Person:
David Bernstein