• RAF liability: Reconsidering supplier claims
  • Constitutionally imperative: Ensuring public participation in the law-making process
  • Ensuring justice: An urgent need for amendments to safeguard vulnerable witnesses testifying in open court
  • Shining a light on trade secrets and intellectual property rights



After hours bail applications and the availability of detectives at police stations
February 1st, 2024

The Criminal Law Committee of the Law Society of South Africa (LSSA) is interested in knowing if the following remains a nationwide concern: Do legal practitioners find it challenging to […]


Identifying beneficial ownership: A crucial step in combating financial crime

Understanding who ultimately benefits from business relationships or a single transaction is key to combating crime in South Africa’s financial system. Businesses listed as accountable institutions in terms of the Financial Intelligence Centre Act 38 of 2001 (FIC Act) are, therefore, required to determine the ownership and control structure of their clients.


    A comprehensive guide to price adjustment provisions in share purchase agreements (part 1)

    The value of a company can change daily, and to complicate matters, there are many moveable parts regarding company valuations. Often, a reliable set of audited accounts is unavailable, and some things still need to happen before the purchaser can take transfer of the shares. Click here to read the advertorial.


      Bidvest Bank launches Attorney Trust Account

      Bidvest Bank, a subsidiary of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) listed industrial giant Bidvest, which has a rich heritage spanning 25 years, is expanding its range of services, yet again. The latest offering is the Bidvest Bank Attorney Trust Account.