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Landmark decision in South Africa in Twist trade mark case

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Dineo Modibedi and Kelly Thompson report on the recent Supreme Court of Appeal judgment in a trade mark dispute between PepsiCo and Atlantic Industries

pepsi twistThe Supreme Court of Appeal handed down a landmark decision on September 22 involving a trade mark dispute between PepsiCo and Atlantic Industries, which is a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Coca-Cola Company.  

Twist in the taleThis case was not...


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