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Employment Alert
18 November 2013 Employment

Employment Alert

The Labour Court previously found, on more than one occasion, that an arbitration award that orders the payment of money prescribes after a period of three years in terms of the Prescription Act, No 68 of 1969 (Act).

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).

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Business Rescue Matters
28 May 2009 Corporate & Commercial

Business Rescue Matters

Shareholders are one of the categories of 'affected persons' in business rescue proceedings.

Company Law Matters
21 May 2009 Corporate & Commercial

Company Law Matters

The Companies Act 71 of 2008 has been assented to by the President and is now a law of the land.

Competition Alert
11 May 2009 Competition

Competition Alert

On 28 August 2009 the Competition Amendment Act, No 1 of 2009, was published in Government Gazette No 32533...

Trusts and Estates Alert
15 April 2009 Trusts & Estates

Trusts and Estates Alert

It is common knowledge that a will should be reviewed regularly. Yet it is one of those tasks that is generally placed on the back burner.

Employment Matters
24 March 2009 Employment

Employment Matters

In 2007 the Labour Court (the Court) ruled that individual employees are unable to challenge the procedural unfairness of their retrenchments at the CCMA.

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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.