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SPORTS AND THE CREATION OF SUPERSTARS
As the largest single sporting event, the FIFA World Cup is watched across the globe which has led to FIFA's brands becoming enormously valuable.
CAN DIRECTORS OF STATE-OWNED COMPANIES BE HELD TO ACCOUNT BY THE SA PUBLIC?
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa in his state of the nation address promised that the government would “intervene decisively to stabilise and revitalise state-owned enterprises”.
THE RIGHTS OF ILLEGAL WORKERS AND WORKERS ENGAGED IN ILLEGAL ACTIVITIES IN SOUTH AFRICA
The implications for employers and for persons who do not have a right to work in the Republic of South Africa, but do or have in fact performed services in the RSA for an employer.
A LANDMARK CASE DEALING WITH THE REVOCATION OF TAX COMPLIANCE STATUS
A recent judgment was handed down relating to when the compliance status of a taxpayer may be altered.
MINDSET SHIFT NEEDED IN ARBITRATION
Lawyers and parties from modern arbitral jurisdictions will expect proceedings in South Africa to conform to international best practice, as our governing statute now does.
NHI AND MEDICAL SCHEMES AMENDMENT BILL
Healthcare expert, Neil Kirby comments on the NHI and Medical Schemes amendment bill post the briefing by Health Minister, Aaron Motsoaledi.
A MEMBER OF THE LEX AFRICA ALLIANCE
Established in the early 1900s, Werksmans Attorneys is a leading South African corporate and commercial law firm serving multinationals, listed companies, financial institutions entrepreneurs and government.
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