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Team TumboScott will share legal insights relevant to large, medium and small businesses on different aspects of corporate and commercial law. Follow our blog to keep up to date with our latest Legal Insights!

 

No Refunds | No returns

In our current economic climate, the last thing you need is a supplier that makes it difficult, or flatly refuses, to refund you when the delivered good either does not meet your expectations or is generally not suitable for use. Several online shops operating on...

POPIA D-DAY

01 July 2021 marks the end of the grace period and the operative provisions of the Protection of Personal Information Act 4 of 2013 (POPIA) have now come into effect. Companies must ensure that their business practices in respect to the manner that they collect, store...

Share buybacks: what directors need to know now

The rules of engagement are ever changing when it comes to governing a company, an unsurprising fact given the dynamic nature of business. To add to this, constant developments in the law means that directors need to remain abreast of the dos and don’ts of running a business.
Lender beware

Lender beware

The circumstances under which individuals should register as credit providers for purposes of the National Credit Act 34 of 2005: The question might seem odd at first, should a natural person that loans out money (say to friends or peers) register as a credit provider...

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Being certain in all this uncertainty

Being certain in all this uncertainty

With all that is happening globally with the Covid-19 and the National lockdown in our country, it’s hard not to think about the importance of safeguarding our future, you find yourself really asking the hard questions - “How can I financially protect my loved ones in...

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Buying off-plan, sound like a plan?

Buying off-plan, sound like a plan?

Buying a home can be an expensive exercise taking into account the high cost of property as well as associated transfer costs. As a buyer, there are various purchasing options that are available to you – and buying property off-plan is one of them.  Purchasing your...

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Joint Venture

Joint Venture

Do you want to help your business grow faster, increase productivity and generate more profits? Without sounding like a sales representative from a pyramid scheme, this legal insight will focus on one of many ways where “two heads are better than one”. What is a joint...

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