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Cancellations and refunds during a pandemic from a Consumer Protection point of view
June 03, 2020
Since the national Covid-19 lockdown was declared in South Africa, travel bans were imposed, borders were closed, and cancellation of gatherings and events became necessary to limit the spread of the virus.  This unprecedented Covid-19 pandemic certainly prepared the world to m
 
Unpacking Level 3 lockdown regulations for businesses
June 02, 2020
The Minister of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs released a set of detailed regulations for gradually easing the hard lockdown under Levels 5 and 4 to Level 3. The said regulations were released on 28 May 2020 and stipulate the permissible action
 
Remote workplace tips for protecting personal information
May 29, 2020
Measures to control and prevent the spread of Covid-19 will involve more people working remotely than usual.
 
What you need to know about lockdown Level-4 Risk Adjustment Regulations
May 15, 2020
The Minister of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs had released a set of detailed regulations for gradually easing the hard lockdown under level 5 to level 4.
 
Important directives to access the CCMA during the lockdown
May 13, 2020
The Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA) has released a set of directives on how access to the CCMA will
 
What are the legal aspects when using ‘trading as’ names?
May 11, 2020
It is not uncommon for a company to use a trading name which is not the same as the registered name of the company as recorded at the Companies and Intellectual Property Commission (“CIPC”).
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