Legal Covid-19 Updates

DIRECTORS AND SHAREHOLDERS MEETINGS AND DECISIONS
01 June 2020

The measures implemented by Governments all over the world to contain the spread of Covid 19 have catapulted many businesses into a new reality...

RESTRICTIONS ON THE NUMBER OF WORKERS ALLOWED ON CONSTRUCTION SITES
08 May 2020

The Level 4 Regulations published by the Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs permit construction work...

UPDATE: CARGO MOVEMENT DURING COVID-19 ALERT LEVEL 4
06 May 2020

With effect from 1 May 2020, the National Lockdown in response to Covid-19 was changed to Alert Level 4...

THE OBLIGATION TO PAY RENT: CONSEQUENCES OF COVID-19
05 May 2020

The coronavirus (“Covid-19”) has had a significant impact on society and on commerce in general the world over...

GUIDANCE ON THE EFFECT OF LOCKDOWN ON CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTS
28 April 2020

Before considering the provisions of the common construction contracts in detail, the following general recommendations are made...

LOCKDOWN LEVEL 4: THE DEEDS OFFICE AND ANCILLARY SERVICES
28 April 2020

South Africa is expected to move from a Level 5 to a Level 4 lockdown as of 1 May 2020. Level 4 makes provision for limited economic activity...

CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTS: STEPS FOR RECOVERY DURING AND AFTER LOCKDOWN
22 April 2020

Present indications are that the lockdown may end at the end of April 2020, with a staggered re-integration for construction...

RETAIL PROPERTY LEASES – COVID19 LOCKDOWN CONSEQUENCES
08 April 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic and current lockdown has created an environment where retailers (especially those who trade in non-essential goods and services...

POWER OF ATTORNEY
08 April 2020

In these difficult times of COVID-19, you might need to prepare for a situation where a loved one or business partner is unable to attend to their own affairs, possibly...

CARGO MOVEMENT DURING COVID-19 LOCKDOWN
06 April 2020

On Monday 23 March 2020, the President of the Republic of South Africa announced a nation-wide lockdown for 21 days in order to deal with the Covid-19 outbreak...