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Jonathan Witts-Hewinson
Decision over claim against auditors

Claims against audit firms have become all the more prevalent and it was one such claim that recently enjoyed the scrutiny of the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) in the matter of PricewaterhouseCoopers Inc & Others vs National Potato Co-operative (NPC) Limited & Another, in a judgment delivered on 4 March 2015.

By Jonathan Witts-Hewinson 31 Aug 2015 11:08

Journalists and the Protection of Personal Information Act (POPI)
Journalists and the Protection of Personal Information Act (POPI)

A recent judgement of the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) placed the spotlight again on the balancing privacy rights against journalists' freedom of expression. The judgement raises the question: How will journalistic activities be regulated by the Protection of Personal Information Act (POPI) when it comes into force?

By Danie Strachan 27 Aug 2015 09:08