A Public Benefit Organisation ("PBO") is defined in the Income Tax Act as a non‑profit company or a trust which has been incorporated, formed or established in South Africa and which has the sole...
In the last two months the Competition Commission has lost three cartel cases before the Competition Tribunal.
It is fairly common for a subsidiary company to hold shares in its holding company, colloquially referred to as treasury shares.
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On 25 November 2019, the Supreme Court of Appeal delivered an interesting decision dealing with copyright infringement in cinematographic films.
Whether an act of dishonesty would lead to a breach in the trust relationship so as to render the continuation of employment intolerable.
A recent case decided by the South African High Court has examined the curious interplay of an employee's rights as they arise from both the written contract of employment and, at the same...
Often directors of companies that face financial difficulties have questions which they are too reluctant or embarrassed to ask. As a consequence, Rome is left to burn while the Roman...
repeals Notice No. 13/14 of 24
December, Notice No. 14/14 of 24 December, Notice No. 1/17 of 3
February, and all provisions of Instruction No. 1/03 of 7 February
that are contrary to the provisions of this Notice
Arbitration is steadily on the rise in the developing world. More interesting is that this growth seems to be centered around Africa, or, at least, African parties. The reasons are no doubt...
Constitutional Court has confirmed the constitutionality of two key sections of the Labour Relations Act that are pertinent to employers contemplating retrenchments.
For those who are not aware, the Animal By-Law which has recently sent shock waves through the Overberg region has recently been enforced. To the dismay of many individuals...
Chairperson of the Information Regulator, Advocate Pansy Tlakula, recently sent a request to President Cyril Ramaphosa ...
Recently, a Gazette Notice was issued highlighting the dissolution of Landor and Associates Limited by the Registrar of Companies.
Have you ever wondered if the honey you are buying is truly what it attests to be on its label, that is, "pure", "natural", "raw", or straight from the hive?
We note that on 29 January 2020, ICASA published a notice of an
extension of the closing date for submissions in respect of the
review of the Must Carry Regulations.
Below, please find ENSafrica's Mining Indaba ENSight, covering trends and recent developments impacting South Africa's mining industry in the coming year; and the...
After what can be described as a difficult period for mining, many are predicting that the mining sector is experiencing a renaissance and nowhere is this welcomed more than on the continent of Africa.
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Kindly note that the Somalia Registry is now operational and it is possible to file trade mark applications in Somalia.
In some agreements, most specifically lease agreement (as in a case in point) terms are usually included which state that specific terms shall be negotiated and agreed to between the parties
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The European Patent Office ("EPO") has finally been given, and has taken, an opportunity to pin its colours to the mast on the question ...