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Adv. J. Joel Baloyi

Entertainment Law Consultant & Law Academic - Creative Industry Consulting Services / University of South Africa

Address: 50 Kitchener Avenue, Cnr Emerald Street
Country: South Africa
Speciality: copyright and related rights; music; literary publishing; theatre; film and television; IP strategy and management; Corporate Governance and Strategy
Languages spoken: English, Tsonga, Sotho, Venda, Zulu and some Afrikaans
Events attended: CISAC Legal Committee Meetings (2007 - 2011); Guest Lecturer at WIPO Intellectual Property Summer School in Cape Town, South Africa, 2009 and 2010; IP for Creative Upstarts Conference, Michigan State University, November 2012; 2012 Southern Illinois University Distinguished Visiting Intellectual Property Scholar.
Personal CV: - Former Corporate Counsel (including as Head of Legal and Company Secretary) for the Southern African Music Rights Organisation (SAMRO, a PRO in South Africa: 2005 - 2010 - Entertainment Law Consultant: 2011 to date - Senior Lecturer: Commercial Law and Intellectual Property Law, University of South Africa (UNISA): 2011 to date