Consumer Law

Credit providers – Do not forget to comply with Section 129 of the NCA

By Natalie Gillmer|February 7th, 2019|

Before a credit provider takes any action against a consumer […]

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 […]

Protecting the ‘unbanked’

By Peter Turner|November 27th, 2018|

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

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 […]

Is your company a supplier of goods or services?

By Hazel du Plooy|February 28th, 2018|

Is your company a supplier of goods or services?

If so, […]

The Pitfalls of Recommended Retail Pricing

By Matthew Thomson|September 15th, 2016|

We often see the letters “RRP” and a Rand value […]

Electronic Transactions and the “R1 Mango Sale”

By Matthew Thomson|June 22nd, 2016|

On Monday 16 May 2016 South African shoppers were treated […]

Please Call Me: Makate v Vodacom and the Authority to Contract on Behalf of a 3rd Party

By Matthew Thomson|June 7th, 2016|

The recent ‘Please Call Me’ judgment, in finding Vodacom liable […]

Online Promotional Competitions

By Andrew Marshall|May 31st, 2016|

This article is about promotional competitions, which are widely used […]

Notice by SMS: the Law.

By Andrew Marshall|April 26th, 2016|

We have all received SMSes from businesses offering their services […]