A debt of the past against a foe for a lifetime

A debt of the past against a foe for a lifetime

Introduction Prescription refers to the time period within which legal proceedings for a debt must be instituted. However, should prescription be applied when it will have the effect of bringing about unjust results? This question was before the High Court in L.M v...
The Financial Intelligence Centre Act 38 of 2001

The Financial Intelligence Centre Act 38 of 2001

The Financial Intelligence Centre Act 38 of 2001 (‘FICA’) was instituted to combat and prevent the commission of financial crimes within South Africa. The purpose of this Act includes, but is not limited to, the establishment of a Financial Intelligence Centre (‘FIC’)...
News Flash: National Minimum Wage

News Flash: National Minimum Wage

The Minister of Employment and Labour has Gazetted an amendment to the National Minimum Wage Act 9 of 2018, section 6(5), Schedule 1, and Schedule 2 of the Act. These amendments shall become effective as of the 1st of March 2024. The new national minimum wage for...