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Is Your Humour Overstepping The Trade Mark Laws? 12 October 2018

By: Fairbridges Wertheim Becker Attorneys CORPORATE ESSENTIALS

  On a daily basis, people of all age groups, mostly the youth, spend time during their day to look at and share generated images containing humorous catchphrases on social media. These images are popularly referred to as memes and


What Businesses Need to Know about Cybersecurity 9 October 2018

By: Serr Synergy CORPORATE ESSENTIALS

One of the most important elements of cybersecurity is constant monitoring of the nature of security risks The approach is to focus resources on crucial system components and to protect the biggest known threats without leaving components defenceless against less


Rights of Minority Trade Unions in the Workplace 5 October 2018

By: Hogan Lovells CORPORATE ESSENTIALS

Another seminal judgement delivered By Osborne Molatudi, a partner at Hogan Lovells (South Africa) On 23 August 2018, the Constitutional Court (ConCourt) delivered another seminal judgment regarding the rights of minority trade unions in the workplace. This was after an


Important Facts About Cybersecurity for Businesses 23 August 2018

By: Serr Synergy CORPORATE ESSENTIALS

Globally, people are becoming progressively connected with all types of smart devices, and cybersecurity is now an international concern The amount of data that businesses and their customers are generating is increasing. With this comes an aggregate number of people


Probation Guidelines to Follow in the Workplace 15 August 2018

By: Serr Synergy CORPORATE ESSENTIALS

What you need to know about your probation period at work There is an upward trend of companies appointing new employees subject to a probationary period. There are some instances where these companies have very little understanding of the legal


What You Need to Know about the YES Initiative 6 July 2018

By: Serr Synergy CORPORATE ESSENTIALS

The YES (Youth Employment Service) programme is a business-led initiative undertaken in collaboration with government, labour and civil society The YES initiative aims to contribute towards building and strengthening our economy. This will be done by creating one million jobs