May 24, 2017

THE REGISTRATION PROCESS

There comes a point in everyone’s lives where they are faced with the dilemma and rigmarole of purchasing a property. Although it is an exciting time, […]
May 24, 2017

COFFEE WITH JESSICA LEWIS

Who is Jessica Lewis? I am an ambitious and solutions-driven finance lawyer with demonstrable experience in domestic and cross-border debt finance transactions. My specialties include banking […]
May 24, 2017

THE SECTION 189 RETRENCHMENT PROCESS IN TERMS OF THE LABOUR RELATIONS ACT

Section 189 of the Labour Relations Act (“LRA”) permits employers to dismiss employees for operational requirements. These are defined as requirements based on economic, technological, structural […]
May 24, 2017

DEBT RELIEF FOR OVER-INDEBTED CONSUMERS

Borrowing money has become easy in today’s society. Many consumers are over-indebted in that they are unable to pay their financial obligations timeously. Many consumers over-commit […]
May 24, 2017

REGULATIONS TO THE PREFERENTIAL PROCUREMENT POLICY FRAMEWORK ACT 5 OF 2000 (“PPPFA”)

The PPPFA regulates the procurement policy and framework of organs of state. Its purpose is to enhance the participation of Historically Disadvantaged Individuals (HDIs) and small, […]
May 24, 2017

MEET OUR TEAM OF CANDIDATE ATTORNEYS

We are delighted to introduce our team of Candidate Attorneys to you.   Matthew Cannon (Top left): Matthew began his affiliation with Adriaans Attorneys as early […]
May 24, 2017

PRODUCT LIABILITY UNDER THE CONSUMER PROTECTION ACT

Section 61 of the Consumer Protection Act, 2008 (“CPA”) provides that producers, importers, distributors and/or retailers of goods (collectively the “Supplier(s)”) may be held liable for […]
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 […]
May 24, 2017

KEY ASPECTS IN SUPPLY CHAIN FINANCE TRANSACTIONS

Funding the small fry by banking on the big fish Supply chain finance can help small businesses grow by enabling them to maintain their cash flow […]