Eversheds Sutherland
Lauren Kelso

Lauren is a Partner in the Eversheds-Sutherland (KZN) corporate practice, advising primarily on commercial transactions. Lauren has participated in a number of high value mergers and acquisitions, and deals in a variety of commercial agreements. She advises on compliance with the 2008 Companies Act, the Competition Act, the Consumer Protection Act and upcoming Protection of Personal Information Act, and has led the company workshops with clients on new legislation.

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POPIA regulations
PoPIA Regulations – Responsibilities of the information officer

The Protection of Personal Information Act, No. 4 of 2013 (“PoPIA”) seeks to govern the processing of personal information, and in so doing, imposes a variety of obligations which will need to be complied with. Although the commencement date has not yet been announced,…

GDPR in South Africa

While South African businesses are preparing for the implementation of the Protection of Personal Information Act (POPIA) in South Africa, they should also keep their...

Potential Companies Act amendments

On Friday, 21 September 2018 the Department of Trade and Industry published the draft Companies Amendment Bill 2018 for comment. Comments close on 20 November...

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