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Dispute Resolution Matters
2 February 2010 Dispute Resolution

Dispute Resolution Matters

A clause in a transport agreement for certain mining activities read as follows: "The employer may at any time...

Get your PAYE house in order
28 January 2010 Tax & Exchange Control

Get your PAYE house in order

Due the slowdown in economic activity, tax authorities around the globe are under pressure to collect revenue.

Mining Matters
28 January 2010 Corporate & Commercial

Mining Matters

Many of the prospecting and mining rights (rights) granted by the Department of Mineral Resources (DMR)...

Tax Alert
21 January 2010 Tax & Exchange Control

Tax Alert

During the 2008 budget speech, the then Minister of Finance Trevor Manuel, suggest a levy be imposed on electricity...

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The Way to BEE
1 July 2007 Black Economic Empowerment (BEE)

The Way to BEE

Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr has compiled this guide to broad-based black economic empowerment (BEE)...

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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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Nicholas Preston comments on Shakes Mashaba and Isegund Gordan having a contract at the same time.
6 August 2014 Employment

Nicholas Preston comments on Shakes Mashaba and Isegund Gordan having a contract at the same time.

Newly appointed Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba arrives back in South Africa after a tour of Mali as the official coach of the senior national team. Isegund Gordan’s contract with SAFA runs until the end of the month, but a employment lawyer says this is perfectly legal that both men can be contracted for the same position at the same time. Director, Nicholas Preston gives comment.

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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.