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29 July 2014
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29 Jul 2014
Public Benefit Organisations – Lowering of the distribution requirement
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
On 17 July 2014 the National Treasury (Treasury) released the draft Taxation Laws Amendment Bill (TLAB) which aims to give effect to the various tax proposals announced in the 2014 Budget. One of...
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28 Jul 2014
South African Government Sovereign Bond Issue
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
Jackie King, Director in the Finance and Banking Practice (Debt Capital Markets) at Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr Inc, advised Barclays Bank PLC, Citigroup Global Markets Inc., Rand Merchant Bank, a...
25 Jul 2014
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr boasts one of the top 200 young South Africans
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
Bridgett Majola is one of the top 200 Young South Africans and the first Southern African (SADC) participant in the China-Africa Young Legal Professionals Exchange Programme. Bridgett Majola, a...
23 Jul 2014
Value-added tax and the disposal of a partnership interest to the remaining partner
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
It appears that there is often uncertainty whether the transfer of an interest in a partnership from one partner to another (ie either a new or existing partner) should be subject to value-added...
22 Jul 2014
Why lawmakers should consider psychological solutions
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
South Africa is currently implementing a traffic regulation scheme called Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences ("AARTO"). The AARTO scheme penalises drivers for offences such as...
21 Jul 2014
Silence is golden ... or is it? A closer look at the terminability of contracts of unspecified duration
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
Thomas Carlyle once proclaimed, "Speech is silvern, Silence is Golden." It means that speech is like silver, in that speech only lasts a while, but silence is golden and lasts an eternity (see...
18 Jul 2014
Parties in a merger should ensure that their conduct is not construed as a form of prior implementation
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
In September 2010, Dunlop Industrial Products Proprietary Limited and Rema Tip Top Holdings South Africa Proprietary Limited notified the Competition Commission (Commission) of a transaction, as...
16 Jul 2014
Substantive and procedural fairness in employment law
Minchin & Kelly Botswana
The issues surrounding substantive and procedural fairness come under scrutiny in relation to dismissal of employees without notice. Therefore, according to the Employment Act, a dismissal is...
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