Van der Want Attorneys turns five

Van der Want Attorneys turns five

February 2019 marks van der Want Attorneys’ fifth birthday. We want to use the occasion to say thank you to all of our clients over the past five years who have entrusted us with their legal matters. Thank you for your faith in us.  
Signing surety for your company’s debt?

Signing surety for your company’s debt?

The National Credit Act, 2005 (NCA) protects individuals who have concluded credit agreements with unscrupulous lenders. The NCA’s reckless lending provisions indulge individuals who are parties to credit agreements with elaborate protections if, having regard...
Mining law in South Africa back to square one

Mining law in South Africa back to square one

Minister of Mineral Resources Gwede Mantashe has announced his intention to scrap the amendment to the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act, 2002 (“MPRDA”). The amendment has been stuck in the National Council of Provinces for ages, after having...