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Beware the standard dispute clause!

27th May 2009 Drafters of contracts who blindly put a standard dispute resolution clause into an agreement run serious risks for the parties to the contract. For... 

The current global credit crisis: a paradigm shift in the implementation of Basel II?

20th May 2009 The global credit crisis has threatened to undermine the three pillars of Basel II - with potentially serious implications for the South African... 

Managing software in an economic downturn

13th May 2009 Given the current economic climate it has never been more important for companies to manage costs and spending. Certainly this is also true within... 

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Suspending an employee: turbo charging audi

13th May 2009 A few weeks ago, Andre van Niekerk, Judge of the Labour Court, delivered a judgment affecting the suspension of public sector employees. The... 

Step-by-step guide to avoiding the backlash when protecting a brand against dilution

29th April 2009 With the proliferation of social media, it is not uncommon for brand owners to find their brands and trade marks being used on websites or as... 

The perils of performance prior to signing a written agreement

29th April 2009 An unsigned agreement is still an agreement. It often happens that parties reach an agreement and begin to perform while the written contract is... 

Employers can’t just take away employee benefits

16th April 2009 In these tough economic times, almost all employers are looking for ways to cut their costs. For many of them, their highest cost is their... 

Can employees strike for an equity stake in the capital of their employer?

7th April 2009 Employees have a constitutional right to strike. But can they strike for an equity stake in the capital of their employer? A strike is a concerted... 

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