September 28, 2017

UNFAIR SUSPENSION AND YOUR RIGHT TO A FAIR HEARING

If you believe that you have been unfairly suspended by your employer, it is wise to be aware of your legal rights and the recourse that […]
September 18, 2017

Interpreting non-variation clauses of a contract alongside the Electronic Communications and Transactions Act 25 of 2002 (“ECTA”)

Having been promulgated in April of 2006 the ECTA is by no means a novel piece of legislation. The ECTA seeks, among other things, to provide […]
September 18, 2017

INCORPORATING SHARE INCENTIVE SCHEMES IN YOUR COMPANY

What is a Share Incentive Scheme?  A Share Incentive Scheme is a system used by companies to grant their employees an option to obtain certain classes […]
September 18, 2017

THE FICA AMENDMENT ACT AND ITS AFFECT ON BUSINESSES:

The Financial Intelligence Centre Amendment Act 1 of 2017 (the FICA Amendment Act), was published in Government Gazette 40821 of 2 May 2017. This serves to […]
September 18, 2017

LANDLORD’S HYPOTHEC OVER TENANTS BELONGINGS

The landlord’s tacit hypothec is a form of a real right recognised in law. The hypothec is understood to be “tacit” because it is implied without […]
May 24, 2017

DISPOSING OF THE GREATER PART OF A COMPANY’S ASSETS OR UNDERTAKING

In terms of section 112(2) of the Companies Act, a company may not dispose of all or the greater part of its assets or undertaking (Disposal) […]
May 24, 2017

STRICT LIABILITY CLAIMS IN CONSUMER – SUPPLIER RELATIONSHIPS

In our common law a manufacturer could not traditionally be held strictly liable (without having to prove fault in a delictual claim, as affirmed in the […]
May 24, 2017

PROJECT MANAGEMENT TIPS FOR CROSS-BORDER DEALS

Managing a cross-border finance transaction can be a very time-consuming and costly affair. You can, however, save time by instructing a good legal project management team […]
May 24, 2017

COFFEE WITH NOORI EDROS

Who is Noori Edros?   I am an ambitious and career-driven litigation attorney with a passion for local government law. I describe myself as being a […]