The Corporate & Commercial Law community of South Africahttp://www.bizcommunity.com//196/547.htmlSouth Africa Corporate & Commercial Law news15Corporate & Commercial Law news - South Africahttp://biz-file.com/res/img/logo.gifBizcommunity.comhttp://www.bizcommunity.com/en-usWed, 24 May 2017 00:44:28 +0200Europlaw Group and the strategic partnership with IFX (UK)http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/547/162122.html<p><img src="http://c.biz-file.com/c/1705/393097.jpg" alt="Europlaw Group and the strategic partnership with IFX (UK)" width="120" height="120" align="left" />Europlaw Group situated in the Republic of South Africa and the United Kingdom, is a boutique consultancy and transaction company focused on the implementation and provision of capital market services, escrow agent services, paymaster services and project funding. They also focus on provision of financial instruments, advisory services, monetisation of assets and financial instruments, and merger and acquisitions transactions. The holding company of the group is based in London - United Kingdom, while its operative headquarters is located in South Africa.<br> <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/547/162122.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/SendToFriend.aspx?l=196&c=547&ct=1&ci=162122">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/547/162122.htmlFri, 19 May 2017 14:09:00 +0200Bizcommunity Corporate & Commercial Law South AfricaEU fines Facebook $120m over 'misleading' info in WhatsApp takeoverhttp://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/669/162089.html<p><img src="http://c.biz-file.com/c/1705/392993-120x120.jpg?2" alt="(c) Vit Krajicek -" width="120" height="120" align="left" /><br><span >(c) Vit Krajicek - [[www.123rf.com 123RF.com]]&lt;/span>BRUSSELS - The European Commission on Thursday fined US social media giant Facebook 110 million euros ($120 million) for providing incorrect and misleading information on its takeover of WhatsApp.<br> <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/669/162089.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/SendToFriend.aspx?l=196&c=669&ct=1&ci=162089">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/669/162089.htmlFri, 19 May 2017 09:30:00 +0200Bizcommunity Corporate & Commercial Law South AfricaPanel to look into timeshare complaintshttp://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/364/162067.html<p><img src="http://c.biz-file.com/c/1705/392950.jpg" alt="Panel to look into timeshare complaints" width="120" height="120" align="left" />The National Consumer Commission (NCC) has appointed a three-member inquiry panel to look into the root causes of consumer complaints in the timeshare industry.<br> <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/364/162067.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/SendToFriend.aspx?l=196&c=364&ct=1&ci=162067">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/364/162067.htmlThu, 18 May 2017 13:07:00 +0200Bizcommunity Corporate & Commercial Law South AfricaFrance fines Facebook for data protection breacheshttp://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/669/162018.html<p><img src="http://c.biz-file.com/c/1705/392766-120x120.jpg?3" alt="France fines Facebook for data protection breaches" width="120" height="120" align="left" /><br><span >[[http://www.123rf.com/ (c) 123RF.com]]&lt;/span>PARIS, France: France's data protection agency said Tuesday it had fined Facebook for collecting information on users without their knowledge, following a probe of the social network in cooperation with other European regulators.<br> <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/669/162018.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/SendToFriend.aspx?l=196&c=669&ct=1&ci=162018">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/669/162018.htmlThu, 18 May 2017 09:15:00 +0200Bizcommunity Corporate & Commercial Law South AfricaHospitality industry needs answers on proposed Liquor Amendment Billhttp://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/533/161883.html<p><img src="http://c.biz-file.com/c/1705/392631-120x120.jpg?2" alt="Hospitality industry needs answers on proposed Liquor Amendment Bill" width="120" height="120" align="left" />After the Federated Hospitality Association of South Africa (FEDHASA) raised some concerns about the implications of the proposed Liquor Amendment Bill, the association has called on the National Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) to communicate openly with the hospitality industry around the status of the Bill.<br> <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/533/161883.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/SendToFriend.aspx?l=196&c=533&ct=1&ci=161883">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/533/161883.htmlWed, 17 May 2017 12:08:00 +0200Bizcommunity Corporate & Commercial Law South AfricaJudge curbs Uber engineer in trade secrets casehttp://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/739/161921.html<p><img src="http://c.biz-file.com/c/1705/392533.jpg" alt="Judge curbs Uber engineer in trade secrets case" width="120" height="120" align="left" />SAN FRANCISCO, USA: A judge has ordered an Uber engineer at the center of a self-driving car trade secrets suit sidelined and files taken from Alphabet-owned Waymo returned.<br> <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/739/161921.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/SendToFriend.aspx?l=196&c=739&ct=1&ci=161921">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/739/161921.htmlTue, 16 May 2017 15:43:00 +0200Bizcommunity Corporate & Commercial Law South AfricaSASSA to appeal court rulinghttp://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/547/161747.html<p><img src="http://c.biz-file.com/c/1705/391986.jpg" alt="SASSA to appeal court ruling" width="120" height="120" align="left" />The South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) CEO, Thokozani Magwaza, says the agency plans to appeal the judgment handed down by the North Gauteng High Court, which allows deductions from social grant beneficiaries' accounts.<br> <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/547/161747.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/SendToFriend.aspx?l=196&c=547&ct=1&ci=161747">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/547/161747.htmlFri, 12 May 2017 13:53:00 +0200Bizcommunity Corporate & Commercial Law South AfricaNERSA launches probe into Eskom over PPA impassehttp://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/693/161687.html<p><img src="http://c.biz-file.com/c/1705/391852-120x120.jpg?2" alt="NERSA launches probe into Eskom over PPA impasse" width="120" height="120" align="left" /><br><span >© Guillermo Avello – [[www.123rf.com 123RF.com]]&lt;/span>According to the South African Wind Energy Association (SAWEA), the National Energy Regulator's electricity sub-committee has launched a formal investigation into Eskom's conduct after it filed a complaint regarding Eskom's failure to sign the Department of Energy's Power Purchase Agreements.<br> <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/693/161687.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/SendToFriend.aspx?l=196&c=693&ct=1&ci=161687">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/693/161687.htmlFri, 12 May 2017 05:51:00 +0200Bizcommunity Corporate & Commercial Law South AfricaHigh Court issues declaratory order in favour of Net1http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/547/161623.html<p><img src="http://c.biz-file.com/c/1705/391649.jpg" alt="High Court issues declaratory order in favour of Net1" width="120" height="120" align="left" />The High Court has issued the declaratory order sought by Net 1 UEPS Technologies (Net1) that the Social Assistance Act and recent Regulations promulgated in terms thereof do not restrict social grant recipients in their operation of their banks accounts.<br> <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/547/161623.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/SendToFriend.aspx?l=196&c=547&ct=1&ci=161623">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/547/161623.htmlWed, 10 May 2017 13:06:00 +0200Bizcommunity Corporate & Commercial Law South AfricaFuture of Consumer Goods and Services Ombudsman at riskhttp://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/307/161572.html<p><img src="http://c.biz-file.com/c/1705/391482-120x120.jpg?2" alt="Future of Consumer Goods and Services Ombudsman at risk" width="120" height="120" align="left" /><br><span >©Illia Uriadnikov via [[www.123RF.com 123RF]]&lt;/span>The future of the Consumer Goods and Services Ombudsman (CGSO) - a vital dispute resolution service for consumers who feel their rights have been rubbished by retailers - is at risk because thousands of businesses are refusing to register and fund it.<br> <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/307/161572.html">Read more...</a> | <a href="http://www.bizcommunity.com/SendToFriend.aspx?l=196&c=307&ct=1&ci=161572">Send to a friend</a></p><div style="clear:left"></div>http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/307/161572.htmlWed, 10 May 2017 09:16:00 +0200Bizcommunity Corporate & Commercial Law South Africa