Articles

Selling your home: Estate agent vs Private sale?

By Michelle Fiorentinos|February 4th, 2019|

As a homeowner, buying your home was probably the biggest
investment […]

Why it is important to always have written agreements in place?

By Arinda Truter|January 29th, 2019|

We know that many business deals are concluded with a […]

Brief synopsis on what not to forget when considering a share buy-back in terms of the Companies Act, 2008

By Natalie Gillmer|January 14th, 2019|

There are 4 main sections of the Companies Act, No. […]

Protecting the ‘unbanked’

By Peter Turner|November 27th, 2018|

In March 2018 the Western Cape High Court delivered a […]

Tagging, liking and sharing on social media – can I be held liable?

By Arinda Truter|November 20th, 2018|

Anything you share, like or are tagged in on social […]

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 […]