Legal View

SCA decision a shake-up for insurers

The SCA dismissed Centriq Insurance Company's appeal, which concerned the interpretation of a PI insurance policy underwritten by Centriq.


Cyber Crimes Bill now a matter of urgency: Cisco

Cisco's Corien Vermaak will discuss the impact of the Cyber Crimes Bill on South African business.

14 Mar

Microsoft to host 'Digital Transformation of Law Firms' event

Attendees can look forward to speakers such as Microsoft's Mike Yeh and Lionel Moyal as well as Webber Wentzel's Warren Hero, says Microsoft.

14 Mar

SilverBridge unveils FAISapp

The app is designed to make Financial Advisory and Intermediary Services Act compliance easier through automation and digital document record-keeping.


Smart contracts vs traditional contracts

Smart contracts can be regarded as the "mirror image" of the traditionally understood binding contract, in that they are very similar, but also very different, says Seshree Govender, associate at Webber Wentzel.


Do loot box systems constitute gambling?

The loot box system entices a consumer to buy a virtual container in a video game, using either virtual currency or real-world currency, says Sergio dos Santos, candidate attorney at Webber Wentzel.


Parliament committee pushes for Mohlaloga's removal

Fraud-convicted ICASA council chairperson Rubben Mohlaloga is out on bail pending the appeal process of his 20-year jail sentence.

7 Mar

Huawei to challenge US ban in court

The Chinese company files a lawsuit against the US government, alleging unconstitutional sales restrictions imposed by Congress.

28 Feb

Is dark data putting your business at risk?

Almost 80% of the data businesses keep is 'dark data', or data they do not even know exists.

27 Feb

MultiChoice jumped the gun to list on JSE, says ICASA

The regulator is concerned about the listing of MultiChoice, as there has been a complaint against the listing.


Trends 2019: Time to clean up your data act

Data privacy must be part of organisational DNA rather than a one-time compliance exercise.