September 30, 2019

Is your domain name at risk from “drop catching”?

Can you afford to lose your domain name? What happens to your business if your website and emails suddenly go down because you’ve lost it? For […]
September 30, 2019

Security complexes: Can you use Telkom ducting for Fibre?

“Possession is nine-tenths of the law” (wise old idiom) Optic fibre is bringing “superfast broadband” to an exponentially-increasing number of South African homes and businesses. And […]
September 30, 2019

Directors at war and the liquidation option: A tale of sibling rivalry

“Family quarrels are bitter things. They don’t go according to any rules” (F. Scott Fitzgerald) A company’s directors have both the power and the duty to […]
September 30, 2019

Business rescue: Are your suretyships enforceable? a R5.5m lesson for directors and creditors

“Some people use one-half their ingenuity to get into debt, and the other half to avoid paying it” (George Prentice, newspaper editor and author) You are […]
January 23, 2020

Before You Start a New Small Business in 2020

You and your fantastic business idea can’t wait to chuck up the 9 to 5 job and launch your own new venture. 2020 here we come! […]
March 17, 2020

How to Stop an Ex-Director from Competing With You

What happens if relations between you and your fellow company directors sour to the extent that a director leaves? Can he or she immediately open up […]
March 17, 2020

Watch What You Say on WhatsApp – The Case of the R20m Lottery Win and the R1m “Offer”

WhatsApp comes with a host of business and personal benefits, and its use is growing exponentially here as in the rest of the world. Which brings […]
April 6, 2020

Is your house in order in your business?

Company documents, contracts and corporate governance are vital. You never think it’s important until you need it and then it’s often too late and its costs […]
April 6, 2020

Getting your personal house/properties in order while the doors are locked

I notice from my social media feed that many people use the present time on hand to renovate, clean, organize and plan. At DTS Attorneys we […]
May 6, 2020

Your Website of the Month: Lockdown Advice for Entrepreneurs

At date of writing it is still unclear to what extent the Lockdown will be relaxed in each Province, but regardless of timelines the COVID-19 pandemic […]