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How consumer protection and advertising practices affect Social Media Influencers in South Africa
2nd October 2018
We all know that brands like Adidas, Nike, Fenty and Dior partner up with social media influencers who have credibility in a particular industry and
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Prohibited practices in terms of the Competition Act 89 of 1998
21st September 2018
The Competition Act 89 of 1998 (“the Act”) was enacted to promote and maintain competition in South Africa, to ensure small and medium-sized enterprises have
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Electronic contracts – what is the legal status of concluding a contract online or via email and is a person’s signature sufficient to satisfy the requirements of an electronic signature?
12th September 2018
Concluding a contract online or by email by means of a data message or using an electronic signature can cause uncertainty in terms of whether
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Can I go to court over a sale on Facebook?
7th September 2018
Most (if not all) of our communication is electronic in some form. Gone are the days of paying for a newspaper advertisement or putting posters
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