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REPORTING OBLIGATIONS OF DIRECTORS IN TERMS OF THE COMPANIES ACT, NO. 71 OF 2008 – RECKLESS TRADING AND PERSONAL LIABILITY
Directors are obliged to report financial distress. Failure to do so may result in personal liability.
FIVE REASONS TO REGISTER TRADE MARKS BEYOND YOUR HOME TERRITORY
Director, Donvay Wegierski explains the importance of territory specific trademarks.
IS AN EMPLOYEE ABLE TO AVOID A DISCIPLINARY HEARING OR DISCIPLINARY SANCTION BY RESIGNING?
What the law says about resigning before or after a disciplinary action.
DIRECTOR LIABILITY – OHSA/NEMA
Guidance on director liability under the National Environmental Management Act 107 of 1998 (“NEMA”) and the Occupational Health and Safety Act 85 of 1998 (“OHSA”).
DIRECTORS’ DUTIES AND OBLIGATIONS IN THE BUSINESS RESCUE PROCESS
The rights, duties and obligations of directors placed under supervision in business rescue proceedings.
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