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28 January 2015
Legal Briefs
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26 Jan 2015
Constitutional Court clarifies the appeals process for competition cases
A Constitutional Court decision last week, to settle a dispute between two political parties, has helped clarify the position regarding the appeals process for cases from the Competition Appeal...
12 Dec 2014
Have we changed: Is no life better than life with disability?
It should be noted from the outset that the Constitutional Court did not actually answer this question when it handed down judgment in the matter of H v Fetal Assessment Centre CCT 74/2014 this...
11 Dec 2014
Retirement funds risk being used for money laundering
Bowman Gilfillan
Many private sector retirement funds allow members to make additional voluntary contributions to the fund in order to secure greater benefits, with no questions asked. According to Deirdre...
10 Dec 2014
Pan-African law firm BGAG assists SABMiller in proposed $2.9bn deal
Bowman Gilfillan Africa Group
Africa continues to offer exceptional opportunities and increasingly frequent announcements of substantial M&A deals are clear evidence of this. These deals are not only taking place in a specific...
03 Dec 2014
Tariff determinations for alcoholic beverages to be made compulsory
Bowman Gilfillan Africa Group
The South African Revenue Service (SARS) is amending the customs and excise laws to make it compulsory for makers of alcoholic beverages to apply for tariff determinations prior to release of a...
24 Nov 2014
Effective insolvency laws crucial to availability of foreign investment and credit
bowman gilfillan
Certainty in a country’s insolvency system is a vital building block in the wall of investor confidence because well-developed systems enhance predictability.  
12 Nov 2014
Arbitration gets a shot in the arm
“The Supreme Court of Appeal recently gave the process of arbitration a further shot in the arm by emphasising the commercial expediency and legal significance of arbitration,” said Shane Voigt, a...
05 Nov 2014
Bowman Gilfillan chair honoured with lifetime achievement award
Robert Legh, chairperson of Bowman Gilfillan, was honoured with a Lifetime Achievement Award for Excellence in Competition Law at the inaugural South African Professional Services Awards (SAPSA)...
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