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What is the legal effect of a resignation when attempting to avoid a disciplinary hearing or sanction of dismissal?
December 15, 2020
An employer has the right to take justified disciplinary action against employees found guilty of misconduct during their employment, while an employee also has the right to resign and terminate the employment relationship provided that the resignation is not in breach of the contract of employment.
 
What is the effect when an existing Shareholders’ agreement is inconsistent with the Companies Act or the company’s Memorandum of Incorporation?
December 15, 2020
A question that often arises is whether a Shareholders’ agreement is subject to a company’s Memorandum of Incorporation (MoI).
 
When is a company or a group of companies required to compile consolidated financial statements?
December 15, 2020
Consolidated financial statements are statements in which the operations of a holding entity with subsidiaries should be reflected as those of a single entity. 
 
What you should know about alcohol and substance abuse while working remotely
December 14, 2020
Since the beginning of lockdown, most employers have adopted remote working policies.
 
Remotely deposed affidavits – the validity and requirements of a sworn affidavit deposed to electronically
December 10, 2020
Affidavits play an important role and form an inherent part of documentary evidence within a legal context. 
 
What is an Automatic or Enhanced Recognition Level for the ‘Built Environment Professional’?
December 07, 2020
Professional entities within the Construction industry often pose questions about the inner workings and/or calculations for ‘Built Environment Professionals’ (BEPs) within the Construction Sector and, specifically, how it applies in terms of Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE).
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