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Clyde & Co
On 17 January 2018, the President of South Africa signed the Insurance Act (the Act) into law.
Pieter van der Zwan & Associates
The Income Tax Act allows for roll-over relief in certain circumstances where assets are contributed to a company in exchange for shares in that company.
ENSafrica
Every now and then, a dispute comes along that adds an extraordinary amount to the law. One such dispute is the Clearvu trade mark case.
ENSafrica
A South African judgment dealing with joint ownership of copyright in databases has recently come to light. The judgment was handed down almost a year ago, but it seems to have slipped under the radar.
Clyde & Co
Over the years, Africa has seen some encouraging developments in health and safety.
KISCH IP
In recent times the international political arena has been fraught with alleged intellectual property violations – Eminem successfully sued the New Zealand National Party for infringing the copyright in his hit track "Lose Yourself".
Clyde & Co
One can never guarantee most things in life but history has taught us that one can certainly guarantee change.
KISCH IP
Following your search, you locate an engineering draughtsman with the requisite skills that is willing to prepare technical drawings and build the prototype.
KISCH IP
It can easily be said that the year 2017 was wholly enveloped by the far-reaching fad of the fidget spinner
ENSafrica
Since 2014, the employer in this matter has faced strong economic headwinds caused by a downturn in sales and increased costs.
ENSafrica
The Mauritian Equal Opportunities Act, 2008 (the "Act") prohibits and sanctions discrimination in employment on the basis of a person's status. Status encompasses age ...
ENSafrica
In an effort for the South African government to assess the state of transformation of publicly listed companies, the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Act, 2003 (the "B-BBEE Act") ...
Pieter van der Zwan & Associates
Dividends are payments received by a person in respect of shareholding in a company. In the recent case of C:SARS v Reunert Ltd the SCA was required to consider an arrangement...
ENSafrica
On 14 December 2017, the South African National Treasury published a Draft Carbon Tax Bill(the "Bill") for public comment, with the comment period commencing immediately and continuing until 9 March 2018.
ENSafrica
Broad-based black economic empowerment ("B-BBEE") is a policy of the South African government that is aimed at increasing participation by previously disadvantaged South Africans in economic activities.
ENSafrica
On 15 December 2017, the South African Department of Trade and Industry (the "DTI") published a memorandum of understanding entered into between the Companies and Intellectual Property Commission...
ENSafrica
Since 1 January 2013, section 19 of the Income Tax Act, 1962 (the "Act") and paragraph 12A of the Eighth Schedule to the Act (the "Eighth Schedule") ...
Dentons
Since 2013 the video game industry has been competing against the film industry, growing its global revenues and job creation each year.
ENSafrica
In an increasingly connected world, the protection of privacy and personal data has become a key concern for legislators in a number of jurisdictions.
ENSafrica
Parliament approved a draft law on the Extraordinary Regime on Tax and Foreign Exchange Compliance, regulating the repatriation of assets held abroad that have not been declared in Angola in December 2017.
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Dickinson Wright PLLC
Employers often want to provide extra benefits or security to key employees amidst the uncertainty caused by a change of control.
ENSafrica
On 17 November 2017, the National Minimum Wage Bill was gazetted for public comment. Given that the Bill was the subject of negotiation and agreement at NEDLAC, its progress through the legislative process is likely to be fairly smooth.
Pieter van der Zwan & Associates
South African businesses play an integral role in socio-economic upliftment and development of communities. Expenditure incurred for this purpose may have tax implications for the business involved.
ENSafrica
The past year has seen a number of high-profile instances of employees resigning, allegedly to avoid disciplinary proceedings against them. This issue was dealt with in the case of Mtati v KPMG Services (Pty) Limited.
Thipa Denenga
When a party institutes legal action against another party, the plaintiff is entitled to claim interest over and above the capital amount.
ENSafrica
2017 looks set to bring about unprecedented change in South Africa when it comes to leave relating to the birth or adoption of a child.
ENSafrica
The employee was (and still is) employed by the company as an electrician in the gold refining plant.
Pieter van der Zwan & Associates
Dividends paid by one South African company to another have been exempt from both normal tax and dividends tax since April 2012 when dividends tax came into effect.
Jones Day
Most people are familiar with the famous painting by René Magritte called "The Treachery of Images" (1928). The picture shows a pipe and below it the caption "This is not a pipe."
Dentons
South Africa's diverse economy, strategic role in Africa and political history create a unique business and regulatory environment.
Field Fisher
Africa is an ever-increasing source of growth for international businesses.
Thipa Denenga
Section 37C of the Pension Funds Act 24 of 1956 governs the payment of pension benefits upon the death of a member.
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