June 1, 2017

Starting a business? The business trust option

That’s great advice from Mark Twain, so if you are sure that you are cut out for the exciting, hurly-burly life of an entrepreneur, and if […]
July 1, 2017

Trusts: New directive on independent trustees

If you plan to form a trust, you need to know about a new directive from the Chief Master of the High Court to all Master’s […]
July 1, 2017

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

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

New requirements to re-instate a company or close corporation

A company or close corporation may be deregistered upon request from the company or close corporation or any other third party. A company or close corporation […]
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 […]