Articles

Cyber-Crime Insurance – Understanding and Complying with the Fine Print

By Hazel du Plooy|November 12th, 2018|

You have decided to take out insurance against loss due […]

How consumer protection and advertising practices affect Social Media Influencers in South Africa

By Arinda Truter|October 2nd, 2018|

We all know that brands like Adidas, Nike, Fenty and […]

Prohibited practices in terms of the Competition Act 89 of 1998

By Lucien Lewin|September 21st, 2018|

The Competition Act 89 of 1998 (“the Act”) was enacted […]

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?

By Natalie Gillmer|September 12th, 2018|

Concluding a contract online or by email by means of […]

Can I go to court over a sale on Facebook?

By Arinda Truter|September 7th, 2018|

Most (if not all) of our communication is electronic in […]

Social Media: Freedom of Expression vs Defamation and Hate Speech

By Arinda Truter|September 6th, 2018|

Although we hear defamation and/or hate speech around us regularly, […]

The do’s and don’ts when obtaining legal assistance

By Arinda Truter|August 2nd, 2018|

We are a niche law firm and offer a specialist […]

Security Measures under the Protection of Personal Information Act (“POPI”)

By Peter Turner|July 13th, 2018|

The recent proliferation of digital hacking and other associated forms […]

What can a consumer do about unsolicited emails and messages?

By Arinda Truter|July 10th, 2018|

None of us are strangers to the multiple advertising emails […]

The legal implications of marriage

By Romi Martin|June 27th, 2018|