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Is an Interim Order of Court Appealable?

In the recent Supreme court of appeal case,  United Democratic Movement and another v Lebashe Investment Group (Pty) Ltd and others [2021] JOL 49361 (SCA), our Courts’ position on the appealability of interim orders were once again considered.   In various...

Legal Ethics Under Scrutiny

A former attorney accused of embezzling over plus-minus, 6 million rand from the Road Accident Fund has been released on bail for 10 thousand rand earlier this month. He was allegedly arrested by the Hawks after they received a tip-off warning them of his alleged...

BBBEE Ownership Transactions

Objects of the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment ("BBBEE") Act, 53 of 2003, as amended by Act 46 of 2013(hereafter the “Act”), include promoting economic transformation and achieving a substantial change in the racial composition of ownership. It is with that in...
Ways in which businesses can approach the uncertainty of different majorities required in order to amend a business rescue plan (‘BRP), or to adjourn a meeting concerning a BRP:

Ways in which businesses can approach the uncertainty of different majorities required in order to amend a business rescue plan (‘BRP), or to adjourn a meeting concerning a BRP:

Section 151 of the Companies Act 71 of 2008 requires a business rescue practitioner to convene and preside over a meeting of creditors within 10 days after publication of the proposed BRP - in order to adequately consider the BRP. However, the Companies Act then...

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Legal Ethics Under Scrutiny

Legal Ethics Under Scrutiny

A former attorney accused of embezzling over plus-minus, 6 million rand from the Road Accident Fund has been released on bail for 10 thousand rand earlier this month. He was allegedly arrested by the Hawks after they received a tip-off warning them of his alleged...

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