Legal View

Blow for former USAASA board as court application fails

The Pretoria High Court dismisses an application to set aside remedial action proposed by the public protector following allegations of abuse of power by the former board.


GDPR compliancy is data flow management problem

Local businesses need to physically protect and conform to the data processing of personal information, as required by the GDPR, says Cyberlaw Forensics.


White paper: An IT admin's guide to POPIA

To stay compliant with POPIA, enterprises need to stop personal data from falling into the wrong hands.


White paper: Why Africa needs to dance to the GDPR tune

South African organisations should apply universal precautions when dealing with data.

4 Sep

Telkom CEO weighs in on spectrum allocation

Sipho Maseko urges lawmakers to solve future problems rather than historical challenges as they discuss the ECA Bill this week.

1 Sep

USAASA board takes war to Cwele, public protector over dismissal

The board takes the minister of telecommunications and postal services and public protector to court over their 'unlawful and uncontitutional' removal.

31 Aug

ANC slams USAASA's 'delinquent directors'

The ruling party says the state-owned entity's handling of the suspension of CEO Lumko Mtimde was "criminal".

30 Aug

ConCourt slaps Sassa, ex-CEO with legal costs in grants case

The court rules that Bathabile Dlamini was not negligent when she made an application for the extension of the CPS contract.


MTN Nigeria refutes order to refund $8bn

The mobile operator challenges the Nigerian central bank over allegations that it breached the country's foreign exchange regulations.


SA firms have 'completely wrong' approach to POPI

Many local firms are scrambling to implement their POPI Act compliance strategy, say Mobius Consulting experts.

29 Aug

Tesla, Musk win dismissal of lawsuit over Model 3

A US federal judge dismisses a securities fraud lawsuit in which shareholders accused Tesla and CEO Elon Musk of misleading them.