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Companies ordered to grant access to their securities registers

Companies ordered to grant access to their securities registers

9th December 2013 In terms of section 26 of the Companies Act a company is required to make its securities register available to all members of the public upon... 

Representing amaBhungane in relation to Nkandla documents 

6th December 2013 Webber Wentzel has been representing amaBhungane in two separate court applications in relation to the upgrade of President Jacob Zuma's estate in... 

Companies ordered to grant access to their securities registers 

5th December 2013 A series of comments were posted by the first defendant on her own Facebook wall concerning the plaintiff. The second defendant was tagged in the... 

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R40 000 awarded for a defamatory Facebook post

4th December 2013 In a judgment handed down on 4 September 2013, in Isparta v Richter and Another, the North Gauteng High Court provided some important guidance... 

Pipe cartelist's fines reduced by Appeal Court 

2nd December 2013 The Competition Appeal Court has (on appeal) reduced the penalty imposed by the Tribunal on MacNeil Agencies (Pty) Ltd (MacNeil). MacNeil was... 

Protection of Personal Information Act signed into law

29th November 2013 The Protection of Personal Information (POPI) Act has been signed into law. It was signed by the President on 19 November and published in the... 

Director liability under the spotlight

28th November 2013 In an unprecedented judgment written last week, the High Court awarded damages to a company whose former managing director had abused his position... 

Important legislative development: the Mine Health and Safety Bill

21st November 2013 The draft Mine Health and Safety Amendment Bill, 2013 (Bill) was published in Government Gazette no 37027 on 15 November 2013. Click here for a... 

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