Commercial Law

Selling your Business – “Best Time to Draw up the Sale Documents”

By Hazel du Plooy|February 26th, 2019|

In the financial planning world, it is often said that […]

The big question: Discounting Transaction or Incidental Credit?

By Natalie Gillmer|February 18th, 2019|

A question often asked, and understandably so, is what is the difference between a discounting transaction and an incidental credit transaction? On first glance at the definitions in the National Credit Act, 2005 (the “NCA”) they seem almost identical, but one needs to look at the nature of the transaction to differentiate between the two.

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. […]

A quick overview:  Intra-brand competition vs inter-brand competition

By Natalie Gillmer|May 31st, 2018|

Section 5 of the Competition Act of 1998 (as amended) […]

Companies Amendment Bill (PDF – 1467kb)

By Dingley Marshall|April 28th, 2011|


Companies Act 71 of 2008 (PDF – 1467kb)

By Dingley Marshall|April 17th, 2011|

Click here to download the Companies Act 71 of 2008 […]

Competition Amendment Act (PDF – 235kb)

By Dingley Marshall|April 17th, 2011|

Click here to download the Competition Amendment Act (PDF – […]

Tax Administration Act, 2011 (PDF – 2mb)

By Dingley Marshall|March 10th, 2011|

Tax Administration Act, 2011