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  • Guidelines for extension and renewal of leases

    Article

    Submitted: 23 June 2017

    ​An overview of the guidelines issued for the extension and renewal of leases under Gazette Notice Number 5734 of 2017.

  • Healthy buildings - unhealthy contract?

    Article

    Submitted: 20 June 2017

    ​There has long been debate over how compensation events should be assessed. This debate has been brought into sharp focus by the recent case of NI Housing Executive v Healthy Buildings.

  • South Africa’s Competition Commission’s recent inquiry

    Article

    Submitted: 19 June 2017

    ​An overview of the Competition Commission’s market inquiry into South Africa’s public passenger transport sector.

  • Newly Gazetted Mining Charter may prove to be unconstitutional

    Article

    Submitted: 19 June 2017

    ​An overview of the new top-up provision incorporated into the Gazetted Mining Charter on 15 June 2017.

  • BEPS

    Microsite

    Last Reviewed: 13 June 2017 / Submitted: 16 November 2015

    This microsite examines the progress of the OECD’s Action Plan on Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) to tackle a wide range of international tax issues, including taxation of the digital economy, hybrid instruments and entities, transfer pricing rules, double tax treaties, permanent establishments and country-by-country reporting.

  • Financial Services Alerter - April 2017 developments

    Newsletter

    Submitted: 05 June 2017

    Issue 111 of this regular bulletin summarising significant legal and regulatory developments of relevance to the fund management and investment banking communities.

  • Financial Services Alerter - March 2017 developments

    Newsletter

    Submitted: 05 June 2017

    Issue 110 of this regular bulletin summarising significant legal and regulatory developments of relevance to the fund management and investment banking communities.

  • Wannacry cyber attack exposes vulnerability to ransomware; potential issues with cover

    Blog Post

    Submitted: 22 May 2017

    The indiscriminate nature and widespread effects of the Wannacry cyber attack may prompt businesses to review their insurance cover as well as their IT security.

  • The conversion of CCIs to e-CCIs

    Article

    Submitted: 17 May 2017

    An overview of the replacement of physical certificates of capital importation with electronic forms in Nigeria.

  • President Trump's tax plan: impact on multinationals

    Article

    Submitted: 02 May 2017

    Details of the White House’s tax plan include plans to reduce business tax rates to 15% and allow a one-off repatriation of overseas earnings to the United States.

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