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Tax Alert
15 November 2013 Tax & Exchange Control

Tax Alert

Earlier this year, the Federal Court of Australia issued the judgment of Resource Capital Fund III LP v Commissioner of Taxation [2013] FCA 363 (26 April 2013).

Two bills that heighten marine protection passed by parliament
8 November 2013 Environmental

Two bills that heighten marine protection passed by parliament

The Merchant Shipping (International Oil Pollution Compensation Fund) Contributions Bill (Compensation Bill) and Merchant Shipping (Civil Liability Convention) (CLC Bill) have been passed by Parliament and sent to President Zuma for assent. The Bills have the purpose of heightening protection of the marine environment.

Construction and Engineering Alert
6 November 2013 Construction & Engineering

Construction and Engineering Alert

In a recent reportable judgment of Stefanutti Stocks (Pty) Ltd v S8 Property (Pty) Ltd decided in the Gauteng Division, Johannesburg on 23 October 2013, the court was called upon to assess and interpret the terms of the Joint Building Contracts Committee Contract (JBCC) regarding the enforceability of an adjudicator's award prior to the commencement and/or conclusion of arbitration proceedings.

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Competition Alert
14 July 2009 Competition

Competition Alert

The Competition Appeal Court (CAC) recently handed down its judgement in the appeals lodged by ArcelorMittal...

Real Estate Matters
14 July 2009 Real Estate

Real Estate Matters

The Deeds Registries Act, 47 of 1937 (the Act) provides a procedure for the endorsement of the title deeds...

Environmental Law Alert
1 July 2009 Environmental

Environmental Law Alert

1 July 2009, marked the commencement of the National Environmental Management: Waste Act, 59 of 2008.

Tax Matters
1 July 2009 Tax & Exchange Control

Tax Matters

The liquidation of a company may extend over a number of years. In the course of the liquidation, funds...

Competition Alert
30 June 2009 Competition

Competition Alert

On 28 August 2009 the Competition Amendment Act, No 1 of 2009, was published in Government Gazette...

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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.