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Dispute Resolution Matters
19 March 2014 Dispute Resolution

Dispute Resolution Matters

If you are selling moveable property, make sure your sale agreement clearly states that ownership of the property will only pass to the buyer when you are paid.

Employment Alert
17 March 2014 Employment

Employment Alert

The Women Empowerment and Gender Equality Bill (Bill) has been passed by the National Assembly and is now awaiting approval by the National Council of Provinces.

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Tax Alert
1 October 2010 Tax & Exchange Control

Tax Alert

In the Tax Alert of 27 August 2010, we considered some tax aspects relating to foreign partnerships.

Mining Matters
1 October 2010 Corporate & Commercial

Mining Matters

The long-awaited review of the Broad-Based Socio-Economic Empowerment Charter for the South...

Employment Matters
29 September 2010 Employment

Employment Matters

The unauthorised absence of an employee from work on its own will typically not lead to the dismissal of an employee.

Tax Alert
23 September 2010 Tax & Exchange Control

Tax Alert

The judgment of the South Gauteng High Court in Sepataka v SARS (31 August 2010) is likely to have significant...

Dispute Resolution Matters
22 September 2010 Dispute Resolution

Dispute Resolution Matters

There are many instances in practice where one is confronted with a scenario where parties have held...

Tax Alert
17 September 2010 Tax & Exchange Control

Tax Alert

Distell Limited (Distell) represented by Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr recently won a hard fought appeal against the Commissioner...

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An agent's right to commission
2 January 2008 Dispute Resolution

An agent's right to commission

An agent will have a claim for commission on a sale agreement if he introduced the parties to one another, thereby being the effective cause of the sale.

Beware the bogeyman
6 November 2004 Black Economic Empowerment (BEE)

Beware the bogeyman

The macro-economic rationale that lies at the heart of black economic empowerment (BEE) is to address the...

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Employment tax incentives
10 March 2016 Tax & Exchange Control

Employment tax incentives

Nicole Paulsen, associate in the Tax and Exchange Control practice speaks about employment tax incentives and how it expires.