Legal protection against unlawful competition
Fullard Mayer Morrison is a law firm in Johannesburg that is well-placed to provide practical advice on competition law and to enforce the rights of our clients against unlawful competition.
The balance between the interests of competitors and an individual’s rights to earn a living often present a conflict of interests. In the case of unlawful competition it is essential to have a sound appreciation of the numerous factors taken into account, both from a common law and legislation perspective, in balancing the interests of competitors and individuals to determine what should be acceptable in a capitalist society.
Our expertise covers all areas of unlawful competition, including:
- Prevention of unlawful competition
- Interdicts and restraints
- Damages resulting from unlawful competition
- Ex parté (Anton Pillar) orders
- Obtaining and collating evidence
- Cost containment
- Commercial advice
- Risk mitigation