May 18, 2018

Renouncing your benefit from a Will: What are the Consequences.

Any person nominated to receive an inheritance, whether it arises from a will or by virtue of the laws of intestate succession, may choose either to […]
March 20, 2018

Class action lawsuits In South Africa – Next steps in the Listeriosis saga?

The recent outbreak of Listeriosis has affected many families in South Africa, yet there are still many questions surrounding the potential class action litigation currently looming […]
December 11, 2017

WHEN DOES THE CONSUMER PROTECTION ACT COVER PROPERTY TRANSACTIONS?

The introduction of the Consumer Protection Act 68 of 2008 (hereinafter referred to as “CPA”) was widely praised by many South Africans for providing greater protection […]
September 28, 2017

MEDIATION AND ARBITRATION IN MEDICAL HEATH
CARE DISPUTES

South African heath care disputes resulting in litigation are constantly increasing, with medical malpractices on the rise. Statistics confirmed by the Medical Protection Society has shown […]
May 24, 2017

VAT LIABILITY FOR NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTORS

On 10 February 2017, South African Revenue Service (‘SARS’) passed a Binding General Ruling(VAT) 41 (‘BGR 41’) which deals with the VAT treatment of the activities […]