Publications

Mergers & Acquisitions – In future all deals will be done like this

  There is an element of predictability in the rules and practices that businesses will apply to merger and acquisition deals moving forward. When one evaluates current trends, regulations and risks it is fairly easy [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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? [...]