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Litigation and Dispute Resolution
29th May 2023

Tragic rugby injury highlights need for vigilance over school games

A new judgment from the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) should be a wake-up call for schools and other bodies responsible for rugby-playing children. It’s the tragic story of Izak…
Business RescueInsolvency and Business Rescue
15th May 2023

Is business rescue working?

A recent survey on restructuring conducted by international auditing firm Deloitte has produced various interesting insights on the South African experience. “Business Rescue" is clearly defined in Chapter 6 of…
EmploymentEmployment and Labour Law
2nd May 2023

The impact of the newly amended Employment Equity Act on the South African legal landscape

South Africa’s President, Cyril Ramaphosa assented to the Employment Equity Amendment Bill of 2020 on 12 April 2023, amending the Employment Equity Act of 1998. See link below. https://www.gov.za/speeches/president-cyril-ramaphosa-assents-employment-equity-amendment-bill-12-apr-2023-0000 Introduction:…