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1 March 2015
Legal Briefs
 
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24 Feb 2015
 
 
Importers take note: proposed changes to SARS deferment scheme
Bowman Gilfillan Africa Group
Currently, if an importer applied for and is accepted into the SARS deferment scheme, the payment of import duty and import Vat may be deferred or suspended for up to 30 days. At the end of the 30...
 
 
23 Feb 2015
 
A second regional competition authority to begin operations in East Africa
Bowman Gilfillan Africa Group
There has been a strong move to establish national competition authorities across Africa and now, regional competition authorities. The disconnect between national competition laws and regional...
 
 
20 Feb 2015
 
Caution required as infrastructure sharing deals gain prominence in the Telco space
Bowman Gilfillan Africa Group
The current economy, proven benefits and technological advances are underpinning the rise of shared infrastructure models across business sectors. The contractual terms that inform these models...
 
 
16 Feb 2015
 
The role of competition law in industrial policy
Bowman Gilfillan Africa Group
Across jurisdictions, competition law has been identified as a means for achieving the industrial policy objectives of growth and job creation. The issue that African and international authorities...
 
 
12 Feb 2015
 
Proposed rebates would mean world competitive pricing
Bowman Gilfillan Africa Group
The International Trade Administration Commission of South Africa (“ITAC”) is currently considering rebates on imported woven fabrics as well as the manufacture of electricity meters. On 30...
 
 
10 Feb 2015
 
Expect an increase in corporate activity in the mining sector
Bowman Gilfillan Africa Group
Against the background of weak commodity prices, there is likely to be an increase in corporate activity in the mining sector as companies look to consolidate their positions and as investors...
 
 
03 Feb 2015
 
Competition Commission publishes draft guidelines for the determination of adminstrative penalties
BOWMAN GILFILLAN AFRICA GROUP
Competition lawyers have welcomed the publishing of draft guidelines by the Competition Commission for the Determination of Administrative Penalties as an effort to enhance transparency and...
 
 
26 Jan 2015
 
Constitutional Court clarifies the appeals process for competition cases
BOWMAN GILFILLAN AFRICA GROUP
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...
 
 
 
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