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Claims of attacks on infrastructure disputed

By Daily News Published on Thursday, 22 July 2021
Tags: #Business & Industry Law #General Legal Practice
Critical water infrastructure and communication networks faced no direct assault during the wave of violent unrest last week.

Wine industry's liquor ban challenge delayed aqain

By Daily News Published on Thursday, 08 July 2021
Tags: #Business & Industry Law #Litigation
The wine industry’s Western Cape High Court application for an urgent interdict against government’s 14-day lockdown level four alcohol ban – scheduled to be heard yesterday – has been postponed again, this time because there were no judges available to hear it.

Lawyers warned of harsh penalties for breaching Fica

By Daily News Published on Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Tags: #Banking & Finance Law #Business & Industry Law #General Legal Practice
Lawyers and their firms have been warned that they could face disciplinary action and administrative penalties of up to R50m for failing to comply with the Financial Intelligence Centre Act.

Ground-breaking action against insurers mooted

By Daily News Published on Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Tags: #Business & Industry Law #Civil Rights #Litigation
Insurance Claims Africa (ICA), the public loss adjuster spearheading the fight against insurers over Covid-19 business interruption claims, has lambasted SA's short-term insurance sector for using lawyers to delay settling claims and has hinted it may launch ‘ground-breaking litigation’ against the sector, says a Business Day report.

EOH says state blacklisting 'unfair'

By Daily News Published on Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Tags: #Business & Industry Law
EOH is on the verge of being blacklisted from doing business with the government as punishment for a tender fraud scandal that surfaced three years ago and ensnared it in the state capture project.

Buying Property from a Company – Should You Buy the Shares or the House?

By Ashersons Attorneys Published on Monday, 05 July 2021
Tags: #Banking & Finance Law #Business & Industry Law #Property Law
You find the house of your dreams, agree on the price and get ready to put pen to paper. The house is in the name of a company, and you are offered a choice – either buy the house out of the company or take over the company (which owns the house and nothing else) by buying the shares and thus avoid the delay and cost of a normal property transfer and registration in the Deeds Office.

Wine industry challenges 'over-broad' sales ban

By Daily News Published on Wednesday, 30 June 2021
Tags: #Business & Industry Law #Litigation
Vinpro, the body representing the wine industry, has filed an urgent interdict to lift the ban on the sale of alcohol in the Western Cape and has asked the court to allow for the provincial government to make its own rules on liquor sales.

EOH in multi-billions suit against former top brass

By Daily News Published on Tuesday, 29 June 2021
Tags: #Business & Industry Law #Company Law #Litigation
EOH Holdings is suing its co-founder and former CEO, Asher Bohbot, and its former chief financial officer, John King.

Missing bitcoin brothers ditch their lawyers

By Daily News Published on Tuesday, 29 June 2021
Tags: #Banking & Finance Law #Business & Industry Law #Litigation
Lawyers for the Cajee brothers, who ran a cryptocurrency investment platform from SA that regulators suspect of being a Ponzi scheme, said their mandate to assist them has been terminated, according to Fin24.

Eskom sued for lost profit on R31.5m trucks deal

By Daily News Published on Monday, 28 June 2021
Tags: #Business & Industry Law #Litigation
Eskom’s procurement tender committee allegedly gave the green light for officials to negotiate prices and other details with a company for the supply of two imported trucks worth R31.5m after the validity period of the tender had expired.

Private generators' power threshold increased

By Daily News Published on Friday, 11 June 2021
Tags: #Administrative Law #Business & Industry Law #Environmental Law
Private energy generators have been given free rein to develop their own power to ‘reduce the burden’ on an ailing Eskom, which has subjected the country to debilitating rolling blackouts for more than a decade.

RAF has turned corner, claims buoyant Minister

By Daily News Published on Wednesday, 09 June 2021
Tags: #Business & Industry Law #Personal Injury Law
Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula has welcomed the transformation journey that has seen the Road Accident Fund (RAF) registering a R3.2bn surplus for the year ended 31 March.

Shareholders seek bigger share of Steinhoff pot

By Daily News Published on Friday, 04 June 2021
Tags: #Business & Industry Law
The latest court action against Steinhoff, which overlaps the unexpected liquidation application brought by the former Tekkie Town owners, challenges the extremely favourable, and so far unchallenged, position enjoyed by Steinhoff’s financial creditors, says a Moneyweb report.

Telecoms giant cuts ties with Surve’s Sekunjalo

By Daily News Published on Thursday, 03 June 2021
Tags: #Business & Industry Law #General Legal Practice
The local arm of global telecoms giant BT has announced it will terminate its relationship with Iqbal Surve’s Sekunjalo Group due to what it calls a ‘misrepresentation of facts’, says a Business Day report.

Venter trailers, Botswana agent clash over contract

By Daily News Published on Wednesday, 02 June 2021
Tags: #Business & Industry Law #Litigation
A number of clauses in a distributor agreement Venter Manufacturing signed with its former Botswana agent has proved that there existed a tacit term which gave Supa Bike exclusivity in that country’s territory.

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