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POPI

STEPS TOWARDS POPI COMPLIANCE           

POPI panic is taking hold as businesses rush to ensure that they comply with the POPI Act before the deadline of 1 July...

ANTENUPTIAL CONTRACTS EXPLAINED

The importance of an antenuptial contract, or ANC as it is often called, cannot be overstated. It is often the most important document...

CAN YOU BE FIRED FOR PULLING YOUR MASK DOWN DURING WORK HOURS

  According to the recent case of Numsa obo Manyike / Wenzana Consulting and Construction [2021] 5 BALR 479 (MEIBC), an employee was...

DOGGY DAYCARE AND NUISANCE

Many dog/puppy daycare facilities have popped up in recent years, but what happens if the daycare is located in a residential area and...

THE IMPORTANCE OF ADOPTING TECHNOLOGY IN THE MODERN LAW FIRM

The legal profession is known to be notoriously slow to adopt technology. Even the most useful innovations are often only adopted in reaction...

RETRENCHMENT IN THE TIME OF CORONA

RETRENCHMENTS IN THE TIME OF CORONA   Nationwide Lockdown On 23 March 2020, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced a nationwide lockdown. In addressing the...

REGULATIONS REGARDING THE EXERCISE OF JOINT PARENTAL RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES DURING LOCKDOWN

For those parents that have had difficulties relating to shared residency of minor children , as of  7 April 2020, the South African...