Results for DLA Piper
The 2016 African Legal Awards were held at the Wanderers Club in Johannesburg on Friday, 9 September 2016...
Shan Radcliffe 12 Sep 2016
EY has announced South African-born Keith Miller, CEO of Strategic Factory, winner of the marketing category of the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2016 Marketing Award...
28 Jun 2016
APSO white paper, 'A comparison of labour laws worldwide, their impact on the global workforce and South Africa's Labour Law disposition' notes that contractual agreements, employee benefits, etc. are common labour law considerations across the world...
9 Nov 2015
This year's winners of the African Legal Awards were announced at a function hosted by Legal Week in association with the Corporate Lawyers Association of South Africa...
20 Oct 2015
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr has announced that it is differentiating with a new corporate identity and DM Kisch has rebranded to Kisch IP.
3 Sep 2015
The high profile global media attention around whistleblowing has underlined its relevance to all organisations across the globe...
4 Aug 2015
EnergyNet Limited has expressed its satisfaction with the attendance of the Africa Energy Forum which took place in Dubai from 8-11 June 2015...
20 Jul 2015
DLA Piper's Employment group has produced a global employment law guide entitled, A Global Guide to Restrictive Covenants, which highlights the legal provisions of restrictive covenants in 33 key jurisdictions across the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East and Africa...
18 May 2015
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr contributed the South African chapter of a report entitled, A Global Employment Guide to Business Transfers, compiled by the DLA Piper Global Employment team...
25 Mar 2015
An international team of lawyers recently returned to Cape Town to teach a week-long Special Economic Zone Course alongside lawyers from DLA Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr.
12 Nov 2014
The shortlist has been announced for this year's African Legal Awards. The awards ceremony will take place on Friday, 31 October at The Wanderers Club in Johannesburg.
21 Oct 2014
This year, South Africa had witnessed the longest industrial action within the mining sector. In addition, a raft of new employment laws were in the process of being enacted in South Africa.
22 Sep 2014
The risk appetite of lenders and the track record of borrowers and sponsors must be taken into account when entering into cross-border deal structuring in Africa.
28 Jul 2014
Law firm Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr recently hosted the DLA Piper Southern African Training Academy at the firm's offices in Sandton, Johannesburg.
4 Jul 2014
South Africa's labour law is on par with many other first world countries. This is according to a report compiled by a DLA Piper Global Employment team.
11 Jun 2014
A research report issued by DLA Piper, which contained a South African chapter quoting the head of the Employment Practice at Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr, Aadil Patel, has received the attention of the South Africa judiciary system, when it was quoted in a judgement delivered in April this year in the South African Labour Court.
14 Apr 2014
The PMR Africa survey has named business law firm Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr South Africa's best large law firm for 2013. It is the eighth time the firm has won this award.
10 Mar 2014
Attie Pretorius, national practice head at Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr's Real Estate Practice, has been appointed chairman of the firm effective 1 April 2014. Pretorius has been a director at the firm since 1984.
5 Mar 2014
Business law firm Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr has been voted as the number one law firm in Africa in the recent Legal Week Client Satisfaction Survey. The firm, which is a member of the DLA Piper Africa Group, has to date been involved in many significant transactions in a range of sectors on the continent.
26 Feb 2014
Business law firm Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr has once again taken top honours in the DealMakers Awards for having advised on more mergers and acquisitions (M&A) deals than any other law firm in South Africa.
20 Feb 2014
Judge Albert Louis Sachs, the prominent anti-apartheid campaigner recently received the Corporate Lawyers Association of South Africa (CLASA) Achievement Award at the inaugural African Legal Awards in Johannesburg.
29 Oct 2013
The increasing global demand for legal expertise in the construction sector has resulted in law firm Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr (CDH) to launch a specialist Construction and Engineering Group.
20 Sep 2013
Expansion into Africa by the world's biggest law firms gathered steam on Monday (3 June) with the official tie-up between Norton Rose and Fulbright & Jaworski to form Norton Rose Fulbright.
4 Jun 2013
GENEVA, SWITZERLAND: Three-dimensional printing could herald a new industrial revolution as potentially important as the invention of the steam engine or telegraph experts claim.
29 Apr 2013
Business law firm DLA Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr has been ranked first overall and rated South Africa's most outstanding large law firm in the PMR.africa annual national survey of legal firms. It was highest rated on a mean score of 4.36 out of a possible 5.00.
8 Jan 2013
DLA Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr has received the Law Firm of the Year award at the inaugural South African Wind Industry gala dinner hosted by the South African Wind Energy Association. The award was presented by the Minister of Energy ED Peters.
26 Oct 2012
The South African affiliate of the DLA Piper Group, DLA Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr, has appointed Willem Jacobs as national practice head of the firm's corporate and commercial practice. The practice comprises more than 30 partners, making it one of the largest corporate and commercial legal teams in the country.
29 Aug 2012
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr, in conjunction with DLA Piper offices in Melbourne and London are advising on 40% of the projects that received preferred bidder status under round two of the independent power producers (IPPs) procurement programme.
30 May 2012
Corporate law firm Cliffe Dekker's new brand awareness advertising campaign, which launched in the financial press on 18 October 2006, aims to convey a strong and bold message about the personality of the firm, with the first two advertisements in a series using the words 'passion' and 'success' to describe the character of the Cliffe Dekker brand.
25 Oct 2006