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Evaluating a Corporate Lawyer: Choosing the Right Person to Help You with Your Business’ Success

Majority of us tend to choose a corporate lawyer, the way they choose a CPA, dentist or a doctor. Usually, people who wanted to start their own business will ask a friend or someone trustworthy for referrals. While some people ask the things that they like about the person, why they are considered as the [...]

Important Parts of a Written Contract

A written agreement or a contract, needs several parts for it to become valid and legal. First and foremost, you have to know and understand what the ABC of agreements is. These are the things that every contract must have. It’s not just the format that matters, but the content matters as well. This avoids [...]

Level 1 Contributor BEE Rating achieved!

It is with great pleasure that we announce that we have obtained a level 1 contributor BEE status, independently audited and verified. Furthermore, we worked towards this goal of our own accord and without external pressure to improve our BEE status. It is important for us to be ahead of the proverbial curve in the [...]

Difference between Public and Private Company M&A

For some individuals, investment banking is one of the ventures that they wanted to explore - not just because everyone's into it, but also because there is a huge success percentage involved in this type of activity. But before anything else, and before you even get too excited and think about the gadgets you're about [...]

Appointment of new Director Mapulana Maponya

It is with great pleasure that we announce that Mapulana Maponya joined us as a director on 1 April 2013. Mapulana has been practising as an attorney in the commercial field for the past 20 years. He was also the co-founder of the well-established Pretoria law firm Maponya Inc.  He holds a B proc and [...]

New occupation date of our new Melrose Arch Corporate Law Firm office 25 May 2013

Unfortunately we are not finished with our renovations and therefore the opening of our office in Melrose Arch, Johannesburg, has been delayed to approximately the end of May 2013. Again we are very excited about this venture. As previously stated our new office will be dedicated primarily to our Johannesburg client base; however it will give us [...]

The ABC of Agreements: The Basics of Real Estate Contracts

 Get everything in writing! No matter what type of deal you’re into, it is very important that you document everything. This serves as your proof that both parties have agreed upon certain agreements, and that both companies have their own terms and conditions based on the contract at the same time. This is the very [...]

Schematic Illustration of section 45 of the Companies Act

LINK: Schematic Illustration of section 45 of the Companies Act      

Introduction to Private Company M&A

Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) are two words which are commonly used between two or more private companies. What is private company M&A, and how is it related to the success of two or more businesses? To begin with, these terms are commonly used when two or more companies join as one and form one huge [...]

Evaluating a Corporate Lawyer: Choosing the Right Person to Help You with Your Business’ Success

Majority of us tend to choose a corporate lawyer, the way they choose a CPA, dentist or a doctor. Usually, people who wanted to start their own business will ask a friend or someone trustworthy for referrals. While some people ask the things that they like about the person, why they are considered as the [...]

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