Publications

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? [...]

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 [...]

Streamlining Company Share Subscription by Non-Shareholder Third Parties

The subscription for shares in a company by non-shareholder third parties is a fairly commonplace procedure in today’s business world. Yet it is also a potential legal mine field for those looking to make their [...]

Corporate Lawyer as an investment for Your Business

  In every business, there are two types of professionals that you greatly need to become successful: an accountant and a corporate lawyer. Although there also other professionals crucial for each company, these two professionals [...]

Business Growth – How Mergers Can Help

When it comes to growing a business many look to try and grow as large as possible because it is with larger entities that larger profits are made. Business owners recognize the need to compete [...]

3 Common Traits of Commercial Law

When it comes to dealing with commercial law, many don’t realize how complicated it can get. It is also referred to as business law and any size company needs to understand the role of lawyers [...]