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Ursula Baravalle

Director

Patent Attorney

Department

Patents

Email

ursulab@kisch-ip.com

Tel

+27 11 324 3065

Qualifications

  • B Sc (Chemistry & Biochemistry) (cum laude)
  • B Sc (Chemistry) (Hons) (cum laude)
  • LL B (cum laude)
  • Admitted Attorney of the High Court of South Africa
  • Registered Patent Attorney

Experience

Over 10 years’ experience in:

  • Drafting local and foreign chemical, petrochemical, biochemical, microbiological and pharmaceutical-related patent specifications
  • Prosecuting international patent applications relating to these fields
  • Drafting patent validity opinions, patent infringement opinions and patentability opinions
  • Preparing and filing design registrations
  • Furnishing legal opinions of validity and infringement of design registrations

Technical expertise includes chemistry, petrochemistry, biochemistry, microbiology and pharmacology.

Industry Associations

  • Fellow of the South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law (SAIIPL)
  • Member of the International Federation of Intellectual Property (AIPPI)
  • Member of the Law Society of the Northern Provinces (LSNP)

Publications & Conferences

Attends the annual International Federation of Intellectual Property (AIPPI) and the International Trademark Association (INTA) conferences.

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