April 28, 2020

Covid 19 (coronavirus) – Employers obligations during the national lockdown

The President of the Republic of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa, declared a 21-day national lockdown effective from midnight on Thursday, 26 March 2020 to Thursday, 16 […]
April 28, 2020

Impact of the coronavirus on contractual obligations

The novel coronavirus, also known as COVID-19, has caused major disruptions worldwide since its outbreak in December 2019 in Wuhan, China. The virus has also recently […]
March 24, 2020

Relief for Low-Income South Africans

Microfinance versus financial inclusion In order to define ‘financial inclusion’, its relationship with microfinance must first be understood. Microfinance is a financial service offered by financial […]
March 24, 2020

Transferring business power

The desire of being an entrepreneur naturally comes with you wanting your business to be successful and remain that way. When transferring business power through succession […]
March 24, 2020

Maintenance of the Surviving Spouse

In South Africa, there is a legislation to protect the right of the surviving spouse, minor children, couples in Muslim marriages in terms of Islamic Law, […]
March 24, 2020

Mediation, new Rule 41A & Uniform Rules of the High Court

With the recent changes to the Uniform Rules of Court, parties are now compelled to ensure that they have considered the possibility of resolving their disputes […]
February 11, 2020

Freedom of Defamation is not a Thing

It is correct that one has the right to freedom of expression, but it is important to remember that this right is limited. When one oversteps […]
February 11, 2020

The Responsibility of the Employer

As a point of departure, the doctrine of vicarious liability means that the employer is held liable for the wrongful acts or omission of its employees. […]
February 11, 2020

What is competitive intelligence?

Your business may not be the only one in its industry but that does not mean it should not be one of the best. Researching, learning, […]