July 31, 2020

Deferred Payment Sales: Risks and Mitigation Tips for Sellers

A sale of business or shares usually follows a predictable pattern. In many cases, the seller agrees to transfer business assets or shares before receiving final […]
June 30, 2020

First Steps toward Crypto Asset Regulation in SA

The release in the past few weeks by National Treasury of proposed amendments to the schedules to the Financial Intelligence Centre Act, 2001 (FIC Act), seems […]
June 23, 2020

POPI is Finally Here and its Year of Grace will Fly By

Read full Times Live article here. Featuring Caveat Data Protection Specialist, Louella Tindale.
May 18, 2020

Shareholders’ Agreements: How to Ensure a Smooth Exit

At the start of their relationship, shareholders are usually aligned on their vision for the company and are excited to see what the future holds for […]
May 1, 2020

Covid Readiness for Reopening Businesses

Read full article here. Featuring Nadia Smith.
April 1, 2020

Updated Covid-19 Relief Measures from SARS and National Treasury

As a result of the National Disaster and the lockdown necessitated by the pandemic, the Minister of Finance announced various tax adjustments to assist businesses in […]
March 31, 2020

The Term Sheet: Notes for its Navigation

Navigating a term sheet for the first time can be a daunting process. In this article, Caveat private equity specialist Panel Member, Sarah Lawrence, answers some […]
March 27, 2020

Lawyers Must Step Up to Assist the Business Community during Lockdown

Click here to read article by Yvonne Wakefield published in the Daily Maverick.
March 26, 2020

Employment Questions Arising from the COVID-19 Lockdown

For those with employment questions arising from the lockdown, please find below summary points in relation to employees working and/or being paid during lock down:     […]
March 23, 2020

Board of Directors vs Executive Committee: Who rules Who?

It is important to understand which body ultimately governs a private company, so that the correct procedures are followed by the respective bodies,in order to ensure […]
March 23, 2020

Remote Businesses Thrive as COVID-19 Picks Up Speed

Organisations the world over are racing to adapt their operations to accommodate the remote working of staff. In most cases, this involves investing in large numbers […]
March 16, 2020

Restraints in Shareholders Agreements: How Valuable are They?

Shareholders often include restraint provisions or restrictive covenants in their shareholders’ agreement which aim to protect the company’s business and proprietary interests by seeking to ensure […]
March 16, 2020

Coronavirus Impact on Employment Relationships

Click here to read full article. Featuring Caveat Employment Law Specialist, Justine Del Monte.
March 10, 2020

Coronavirus Impact on Travel Insurance

Click here for article on MSN. Featuring Commercial and Finance Specialist, Nadia Smith.
March 6, 2020

Coronavirus Impact on Business Agreements

As the business world feels the effects of the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic and takes steps to adapt, travel companies are notifying partners that their force majeure […]
March 4, 2020

Loan Agreements: The Basics (Part I of III)

Lending in general South African businesses, whether state-owned, listed or just starting up, are struggling. Retrenchments are the order of the day and a poor credit […]
February 3, 2020

Set Stopwatch for POPI Compliance

Click here for article in Gadget.co.za Featuring Caveat Data Protection Specialist, Louella Tindale  
September 13, 2019

The Case for a Legal Gap Analysis

Entrepreneurs are, by their very nature, more comfortable with risk than most people. It allows them to focus on growth without losing sleep over whether there […]
August 19, 2019

Service Agreements: Common Considerations

Millions of agreements are concluded every hour, globally. Often, the provisions of some agreements are overlooked or glanced over in pursuit of getting the deal done. […]
August 12, 2019

Caveat Launches Social Impact Initiative: The Warrior Project

Improving access to the law has been Caveat’s mission from day one. That old saying, “The doors of court are open to everyone, just like the […]

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