Kelly Thompson

Kelly Thompson

Kelly Thompson is a Partner in the trade mark litigation group at Adams & Adams. She is an experienced, top-tier ranked attorney and trade mark practitioner. With 16 years of post-qualification experience, Thompson advises some of the world’s top multi-national organizations on the protection and enforcement of their brands and other intellectual property in Africa. She also specializes in advertising law and disputes. She graduated from the University of Stellenbosch with a Bachelor of Arts in 1996, and acquired her LLB in 1998 from the same institution. Thompson is a member of the Law Society of the Northern Provinces, and a fellow with the South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law (SAIIPL).

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Posts by Kelly Thompson


A TWIST in the tale: Not your typical cola war

This case was not your typical “cola war”, but rather involved TWIST, the well-known carbonated beverage brand which has been available in South Africa since the 1970s (…
By Kelly Thompson
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