Publications

Corporate Governance Is Essential to All Companies

  Governance makes or breaks a country if not properly carried out. The great economies of the world are characterized by good governance, while those economies below the threshold are characterized by poor governance. The [...]

Our Johannesburg office is finally open !!!

As invariably happens with building and renovation projects, the first 99% goes smoothly and the last 1% takes for ever to complete. Finally though, we can announce that our Melrose Arch office, Johannesburg is open and operational. [...]

Great People , Mega Deals

The month of May was a very busy, but extremely exciting month for us.   Earlier this year we planned, in conjunction with all parties involved, to implement 3 transactions in sequence on the 31st [...]

What Make Acquisition and Merger Negotiations Successful?

In business, acquisition means having one company take the assets of another while merger is used to denote the merging of two companies. As a result, a new company emerges. However, mergers and acquisitions can [...]

Summary of my recent Brazil trip

  For the benefit of those who weren’t aware, I was invited by a legal association of independent leading corporate and commercial practitioners, named SCG Legal, to attend one of their meetings in June 2013 [...]

Ideals in Regards to the Negotiation of Contracts

There are a lot of different points in life where people of all backgrounds need to engage in negotiations. This might seem odd to some, but it’s a reality that many have to deal with [...]

Business Agreements

Every business is based on agreements, and agreements should be put in writing. There are various common business agreements like sale agreements, joint venture agreements, agency agreements, trade agreements, distribution agreements, and franchise agreements. Sales [...]

Competition Law – Stay Within The Framework

When it comes to competing with other businesses there are statutes in place to make sure that everything goes forward fairly. Many companies assume that the business world is a cutthroat place, but when it [...]

Visit to Brazil in June

I am travelling to Brazil in June to meet with partners of commercial law firms across the globe. I am very excited since I have been afforded the opportunity to address the group for an [...]

Announcement – Dealmakers – 1 st Quarter 2013 results

We would like to take this opportunity to express our appreciation for your valued support and to proudly announce that we have just been ranked 4th for “Mergers and Acquisitions by deal flow”  in the [...]