Why should a South African entity consider filing a patent?

A patent is an exclusive right in the form of a limited monopoly that is granted by a country to a patentee for a new invention...

Drafting written resolutions – Important considerations

Calling meetings for the conclusion of transaction documents can be burdensome and unnecessary delays can negatively impact on a proposed transaction. The use of written resolutions certainly helps. There are, however, certain things one needs to keep in mind.…

OpenLegacy
Coronavirus – Rights and obligations of employers and employees

As coronavirus (CoVID-19) spreads in South Africa, employers and employees alike find themselves in unchartered territory.

Fortunately, most jurisdictions, including South Africa, have well established legal principles (including the common law and legislation)…

Golegal News
previous arrow
next arrow
Slider

View All

News & Opinion

View All

Events
Sun 31

Software Law (Online)

Apr 1 @ 8:00 am - Aug 27 @ 5:00 pm
Jun 03
Jun 05

The POPIA skills series #3

Jun 5 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cape Town
Jun 15
Jun 17

Legislative drafting

Jun 17 - Jun 19
Cape Town
Jun 17
Jun 22

Effective legal writing

Jun 22 - Jun 23
Cape Town

The trouble with law is lawyers

Clarence S. Darrow (1857-1938) American lawyer

Work is the curse of the drinking classes.

– Oscar Wilde

Bad laws are the worst form of tyranny.

– Edmund Burke (1729-1797) British political writer.

Arguments are to be avoided; they are always vulgar and often convincing.

– Oscar Wilde

Every law is an evil, for every law is an infraction of liberty.

-Bentham Jeremy

The trouble with law is lawyers

Clarence S. Darrow (1857-1938) American lawyer

The law is reason, free from passion.

– Aristotle (384 BC-322 BC) Greek philosopher.

Prisons are built with stones of Law, brothels with bricks of Religion.

-Blake,William

The trouble with law is lawyers.

– Clarence S. Darrow (1857-1938) American lawyer

PODCASTS
Videos
The...
The impact of divorce on children icon

The impact of divorce on children
Rights...
Rights of workers when it comes to the threat of the coronavirus icon

Rights of workers when it comes to the threat of the coronavirus
Technologically...
Technologically driven fourth industrial revolution threatening many jobs icon

Technologically driven fourth industrial revolution
Gender...
Gender parity in the workplace icon

Gender parity in the workplace
Employer...
Employer vs employee’s right to privacy icon

Employer vs employee's right to privacy
Consequences...
Consequences for employees recording the activities icon

Consequences for employees recording the activities