There used to be a time when intellectual property ("IP") law was an obscure and esoteric area of the law, simply of interest to a few science geeks...
The players in the digital economy took the world by storm at
the turn of this century. This was aided by the advent of global
system for mobile telecommunication
In 1993, the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) announced uniform basis and rate for taxation of income derived by Non-Resident Companies (NRCs)
On 28th September, 2020, the Presidency submitted the Petroleum Industry Bill 2020 ("the Bill") to the National Assembly for consideration.
FHC upholds the illegality of stamp duty deductions prior to amendment of the SDA
The decline in the number of infections (under 10 000 new infections recorded in the last week of February) serves as an indication that the country has emerged from the second wave.
Below, please find issue 21 of the ENSafrica telecoms and media in brief, a snapshot of the
latest telecoms and media developments in South Africa.
Corporate governance generally refers to the way in which a company is run and controlled; with specific reference to a company's directors.
Sexual harassment, a violation of human rights and a form of sex discrimination, is costly to employees in the workplace. Although many countries have legislation governing sexual harassment
The 2021 budget speech, which was delivered by the Minister of Finance on 24 February, hit the right notes in preferring economic growth over raising taxes as a means to increase tax revenue.
In mid-February 2021, the South African Government began rolling out the much-anticipated phased COVID-19 vaccine strategy...
According to a recent study published by the European Intellectual Property Office ("EUIPO"), companies that own and protect their intellectual property rights ("IP")...
Is the trade mark iWatch for watches confusingly similar to the trade mark Swatch for watches? That was the issue that the South African Supreme Court of Appeal...
It's been a while since we discussed a ruling of the South African Advertising Regulatory Board ("ARB").
Under the name Sweet Solution, the company has launched a range of chocolates that is interesting, to say the least.
An in-depth and insightful conversation about the increasing intersection between competition law, consumer protection law and data protection law and how it affects you and your business.
Sudan is the third largest country on the African continent and the Nile river traverses the country from South to North, while the Red Sea makes Sudan a bridge between Africa and the Middle East.
United Arab Emirates
On 14th February 2021, the Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) enacted its new Data Protection Regulations 2021 (the Regulations).
Addleshaw Goddard LLP
Oman and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have both set out high targets for switching to renewable energy sources.
ChimwaMurombe Legal Practice
The novel corona virus has disrupted all previous conceptions of normalcy, especially work place operations.