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Webinar | Budget Speech 2024 | Restoring Trust

22 Feb 2024
BY Jenny Klein , Mansoor Parker AND Charles de Wet
Can South Africa's Budget Speech navigate SA's economic storm? Watch our expert panel dissect its promises and potential impact now on businesses and the nation.
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Access to beneficial ownership information in Kenya: Private companies

20 Feb 2024
BY Mahesh Acharya AND Duane Wekesa

Read more on Kenya's latest regulations governing the disclosure of beneficial ownership
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Kenya Companies Act amendment: Appointment of contact person

20 Feb 2024
BY Pooja Rehal AND Duane Wekesa

Kenya amends Anti-money Laundering Laws, mandating private firms lacking a Kenya-qualified company secretary or resident director to appoint a contact person under the Companies Act, 2015
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New Mozambican labour law about to come into force

20 Feb 2024
BY Alex Ferreira

Mozambique's longstanding Labour Law, Act 23/2007, in effect since 2007, has been repealed and will be replaced by the new Labour Law, Act 13/2023, effective from 21st February 2024
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Accessing information reported, obtained or generated by the Financial Intelligence Centre

20 Feb 2024
BY Aslam Moosajee AND Fathima Omar

The Ndudane v Financial Intelligence Centre case ruled in favour of access to banking-related information under FICA, promoting transparency and constitutional rights, despite FIC objections
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Extended Producer Responsibility Fees – Are you paying too much?

20 Feb 2024
BY Carlyn Frittelli Davies , James Brand AND Stephen Levetan

The deadline for public comment on the Draft Guideline and Toolkit for the Determination of Extended Producer Responsibility Fees in terms of the National Environmental Management Waste Act, 2008, ends on 4 March 2024.
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A guide to conducting an internal corporate investigation

20 Feb 2024
BY Steven Powell , Candace Lategan , Linda Sheehan , Andrew Keightley-Smith AND Coleta Wesso

This guide aims to provide a comprehensive overview of how to conduct internal corporate investigations, helping you safeguard your company— regardless of its size—against the risks and repercussions of unethical conduct.
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tax in brief

20 Feb 2024

Issue 115 of ENS' tax in brief, a snapshot of the latest tax developments in South Africa.
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Africa Business In Brief

issue 533 | 18 Feb 2024

issue 533
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Cadre deployment records unsealed: Unpacking the employment law consequences

15 Feb 2024
BY Jan Norval

The Constitutional Court has this week dismissed the ANC's application for leave to appeal a judgment requiring it to hand over its cadre deployment records by Monday 19 February 2024.
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ENS triumphs in Chambers Global Guide Rankings 2024

15 Feb 2024

The 2024 Chambers Global Rankings has recognised ENS with 134 rankings, including 93 individual rankings and 41 practice area recognitions.
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ENS stands out as key legal advisers at the 2023 Dealmakers Awards

14 Feb 2024

ENS’ contribution to pivotal M&A and corporate finance transactions across Africa has earned acclaim at the 2023 DealMakers Gala Awards.  
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Back to School: POPIA Do’s and Don'ts

13 Feb 2024
BY Ridwaan Boda , Kayla Casillo AND Alexander Powell

Schools, educators, and staff must understand how POPIA applies to them and what their obligations are under the Protection of Personal Information Act
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Navigating the risks and rewards of engaging with ICT product resellers

13 Feb 2024
BY Priyanka Naidoo

Engaging with ICT product resellers offers some rewards, but also requires careful vetting, transparent negotiation, and an understanding of relevant OEM terms.
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Johannesburg High Court laments lead times for allocation of hearing dates

13 Feb 2024
BY Aslam Moosajee

The Deputy Judge President of the Johannesburg High Court has issued a circular urging legal practitioners to carefully consider their approach when seeking hearing dates.
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May unpaid suspension be imposed due to an employee’s dilatory conduct during disciplinary proceedings?

13 Feb 2024
BY Nomampondo Banzi AND Devyani Ghelani

A recent case considered by the Labour Court, Mark Strydom v ArcelorMittal South Africa, sheds some light on unpaid suspension amidst delays in disciplinary proceedings.
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Green Bonds - What you need to know

08 Feb 2024
BY Jordan Maze
Embracing innovative financial instruments, such as green bonds, is pivotal to the mining industry achieving its ESG goals. Jordan Maze explores the how, what, and why of greenbonds, a key element of transitionfinance.
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Pop-up webinar | Degrees of Truth: fraudulent qualifications

08 Feb 2024
BY Peter le Roux , Suad Jacobs , Lauren Salt , Prencess Mohlahlo AND Gabi Mailula
South Africa's job market is riddled with misrepresented qualifications, putting your business at risk. Join our expert panel as they dissect this critical issue.
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Webinar | Failure To Prevent Corrupt Activities Offence

29 Jan 2024
BY Adrian Roux AND Wim Steyn
Newly enacted law redefines corporate responsibility in SA's fight against corruption. Watch Adrian Roux & Wim Steyn for expert insights on compliance strategies & mitigating legal risks.
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ENSign | AI in Financial Services - A Data Privacy Perspective

28 Jan 2024
BY Ridwaan Boda AND Era Gunning
This Data Privacy Day, Era and Ridwaan unveil the truth about AI in finance. Learn from real stories, gain practical solutions, & embrace the future responsibly.
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ENSign | Tax Audit Pitfalls to avoid in Ghana

12 Dec 2023
BY Cletus Danliar Banseh AND David A Asiedu
Tune in as we break down the essential guide to navigating tax audits in Ghana. In this episode, we highlight specific pitfalls to steer clear of, providing actionable insights to protect the financial standing of your business.
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Property video series | The conveyancing process

05 Dec 2023
BY Raeesa Seedat AND Arshaad Carrim
Navigate the complexities of the conveyancing process and pave the way to South African homeownership with this comprehensive guide. This video expertly guides you from purchase to registration, ensuring a seamless and compliant transition.
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Investing in Africa | Kenya’s legal amendments spark investment interest

01 Dec 2023
BY Celia Becker , Mahesh Acharya , Faith Chebet , Anthony Gakuru , Dennis Gathara AND George Muthee
Dive into Kenya's business dynamics with our experts as they dissect recent amendments in data privacy, employment, and tax laws, shaping the landscape for foreign investment.
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Podcast | Business Law Focus | M&A and private equity trends to watch in 2024

30 Nov 2023
BY Doron Joffe AND Julius Oosthuizen
Discover the pulse of SA's business landscape as we look into M&A, private equity, and deal-making with Doron Joffe and Julius Oosthuizen. Gain insights into trends, challenges, and opportunities, and a sneak peek into 2024's outlook.
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ENSign Podcast | Beyond Borders: The relevance of ESG in Africa

28 Nov 2023
BY Celia Becker , James Brand AND Jessica Blumenthal
This podcast is led by our Africa Regulatory and Business Intelligence Executive, Celia Becker, who chats to ENS' ESG specialists about the relevance of ESG in Africa, especially as COP28 lies ahead.

Property Law series | The elements of a sale agreement

07 Nov 2023
BY Arshaad Carrim AND Raeesa Seedat
Welcome to the first video of our property law series, where we explore key insights for sellers and buyers on sales agreements. Click the video below for a crash course on a sale agreement’s purpose, prerequisites, and essential legal aspects.
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Webinar | IP in the era of metaverses, AI and NFTs

31 Oct 2023
BY Waldo Steyn
Learn how metaverses, generative AI, and NFTs are changing IP in the metaverse era. Join our thought-provoking discussion on how businesses can use IP to succeed in this new tecnológica age.
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In conversation with Nigel Shaw on Wakili, Quick One

09 Oct 2023
BY Nigel Shaw
Explore Nigel Shaw's incredible journey and the establishment of ENS Kenya as he shares his story in an interview with Johnson Kariuki on Wakili, Quick One.
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Investing in Africa webinar series | insights from Nigeria’s investment facilitation agencies

02 Oct 2023
BY Celia Becker
Explore the challenges faced by Africa's largest economy and gain valuable insights into legislative and regulatory initiatives aimed at boosting foreign direct investment.
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webinar | Africa's local mining policies

09 Sep 2023
BY Guillaume P. Blanc , Otsile Matlou , Donald Nyakairu , Paa Kwesi Morrison , Anthony Gakuru AND Dorencia Pillay
Explore Africa's evolving mining policies, their impact on economic development, and opportunities for cross-border operations. Join our expert panel from Ghana, Kenya, Francophone Africa, Namibia, South Africa, and Uganda.
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