Results for Edward Nathan Sonnenbergs
The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has ruled that the use of 'ass' in Virgin Active's television commercials is not offensive and the group may continue to use the word in its advertising...
Gaelyn Scott 18 May 2016
The Davis Tax Committee has made a far-reaching recommendation that the mining sector's special tax dispensation be scrapped and that it be taxed in the same way as other economic sectors...
Linda Ensor 17 Aug 2015
More than a year after Council for Medical Schemes (CMS) registrar Monwabisi Gantsho was suspended by Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi, pending the outcome of a forensic probe into alleged corruption, the issue appears no closer to resolution...
Tamar Kahn 28 Apr 2015
A formal disciplinary inquiry has been convened for suspended South African Airways (SAA) CEO Monwabisi Kalawe, said the national carrier's board this morning...
20 Feb 2015
Unilever has been certified as the Top Employer in South Africa for 2014 by the Top Employers Institute with Nestlé and EY following closely on its heels.
Issued by Top Employers Institute 25 Sep 2013
The country's top employers prove that sound HR makes solid business sense.
30 Aug 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
On 7 April 2013, the Nigerian Internet Registration Association (NIRA), announced the launch of the .ng domain name extension, making it possible to register Second Level Domains (SLDs) in Nigeria.
17 Apr 2013
The Trademark Clearinghouse came into effect on 26 March 2013 and could reportedly benefit trademark owners by granting them preferential rights to domain names and alerting trademark owners to any third party applications to register the same trademark.
17 Apr 2013
The introduction of a carbon tax is likely to have a great effect on the cost structures of South Africa's heavy industries‚ say analysts.
Edward West 27 Feb 2013
Law firms ENS (Edward Nathan Sonnenbergs) and Brink Cohen Le Roux (BCLR), specialising in Mine and Occupational Health and Safety (M&OHS), Employment Law and Litigation, have announced that all professional and other staff members of BCLR will be joining ENS with effect from 1 February 2013.
29 Nov 2012
An accident victim and his wife launched a court application last week to have personal injury lawyer Ronald Bobroff and his son Darren Bobroff struck off the roll.
7 Nov 2012
Demutualised insurer Assupol signed a deal with Women's Development Businesses Investment Holding (WDBIH) last week‚ a transaction that will see the insurer issuing a 10% stake for R30m.
Phakamisa Ndzamela 18 Oct 2012
The Constitutional Court recently ruled that one strike notice is good for all employees. As a result, employers can no longer assume that strike notices issued by one part of its workforce will mean that the other part won't be striking too.
12 Oct 2012
While the on-going pharmaceutical patent war being waged in India by Novartis in is unlikely to have any immediate effects in South Africa, the outcome of the case will provide a valuable guide to South Africa to ensure that amendments to intellectual property (IP) legislation that are currently in discussion, are correctly worded and secure from attack.
10 Sep 2012
The former president of the Law Society of the Cape of Good Hope, Taswell Papier, has been appointed as administrator of the Estate Agency Affairs Board (EAAB), the Minister of Human Settlements Tokyo Sexwale announced on Thursday.
17 Aug 2012
An alleged kingpin in the illicit liquor trade is expected to appear in the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court as the South African Revenue Service (SARS) clamps down on traders who evade paying duty on alcohol.
11 Jul 2012
The promulgation of the Tax Administration Bill is set to have serious and significant ramifications for taxpayers‚ an expert said on Wednesday.
21 Jun 2012
The new Tax Administration Bill will be coming into effect soon and law-firm Edward Nathan Sonnenbergs (ENS) recently held a workshop to brief the public on how it will affect them as tax-payers and business owners.
Michael Bratt 14 Jun 2012
Crowdinvest has announced the launch of its innovative platform that uses online crowd sourcing as an investment platform for South African consumers. The start-up focuses on the possibilities of profit sharing, business equity, capital assets and property that can turn a small investment into an actuality; simply by investing, learning and building relationships.
26 Apr 2012
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr has accepted the resignations of Joz Coetzer, Craig Whitley and Nathisha Maharaj, all directors in the finance and banking practice at Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr in Johannesburg. The resignations took effect on 15 March 2012. The group will move to Bowman Gilfillan.
20 Mar 2012
Lawyer firm Edward Nathan Sonnenbergs (ENS) has appointed Chris Bull, considered one of the world's leading patent and technology licensing lawyers, as a director in the firm's Intellectual Property (IP) department.
12 Mar 2012
The Competition Tribunal erred in that it conducted the Wal-Mart/Massmart merger as if it were an adversarial process.
Paul Vecchiatto 21 Oct 2011
Popular Mechanics has launched an inventors' competition, Southern African Tourism Update has gone digital, House and Leisure has selected the stylish winner of House of the Year and rooi rose has made two new appointments.
9 Sep 2011
Companies have been urged to protect their trademarks online following the decision earlier this year by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) to introduce a new top-level Internet domain for the adult entertainment industry.
1 Sep 2011
Software giant, Microsoft SA (Pty) Ltd, has been rated as the Best Employer in South Africa for 2011/12 by the CRF Institute in its annual Best Employers Certification Index.
Issued by Top Employers Institute 31 Aug 2011
The 2011 CFR SA Best Employers Awards announced on 24 August 2011, saw 69 organisations accredited as Best Employers in 2011, a 20% increase from 2010. Microsoft SA was ranked No 1 Best Employer followed by Accenture, SAP South Africa, Unilever SA, Ernst & Young, Vodacom, Netcare, Peninsula Beverage Company, Edward Nathan Sonnenbergs and Procter & Gamble.
26 Aug 2011
A new R20 billion tax incentive to encourage investment in new manufacturing assets and employee training was formally launched by Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies.
Linda Ensor 9 Nov 2010
Taxpayers will no longer have to back down if they feel they have been treated unfairly by the taxman, say tax analysts.
Sanchia Temkin 2 Nov 2010
The world's leading provider of business management software, SAP, has been rated as the Best Employer in South Africa for 2010/11 by the CRF Institute in its annual Best Employers ranking.
Issued by Top Employers Institute 30 Aug 2010
The taxman has relented and is now allowing a once-off exemption on soccer tickets, jerseys and other World Cup paraphernalia, worth R750.
Sanchia Temkin 14 Jun 2010
At a seminar on sustainable brands held in Cape Town last week, Edward Nathan Sonnenbergs (ENS) emphasised the creating, building and protecting of sustainable brands in 2010 and beyond.
19 Apr 2010
According to the latest figures from the 2009 Best Employers Survey, 80% of the country's best employers also score highly in empowerment and transformation. Samantha Crous, GM of CRF South Africa, said that this is a key signal of the direct correlation between a robust transformation strategy and being a good employer in general.
21 Dec 2009
As the FIFA 2010 World Cup draws closer, so too do ambushers keen to jump on the marketing bandwagon of South Africa's biggest event. Mike du Toit, director at Edward Nathan Sonnenbergs (ENS), Chris de Villiers, executive director of Marketing Association of South Africa (MASA). and Jeremy Sampson, executive chairman of Interbrand Sampson Group, all have strong views on the subject.
22 Sep 2009
Accenture has scooped the overall BEST Employer in South Africa title for 2009/10. The company was ranked as the top employer of professional talent in the country by international research and media group, CRF South Africa, after a rigorous research process.
Issued by Top Employers Institute 19 Aug 2009
Big business should brace itself for soaring insurance premiums and higher production costs in light of new consumer protection laws.
Sanchia Temkin 4 May 2009
The Homecoming Revolution team and morrisjones&co recently returned from London where they held a successful expo on careers, property and business in South Africa. Held at the Olympia Conference Centre, over 45 South African companies attended in a bid to lure some much-needed skills home.
16 Oct 2008
Microsoft is the country's BEST Employer for 2008/09 according to the now well-established HR best practice benchmark BEST Employers South Africa, run by CRF South Africa.
Issued by Top Employers Institute 14 Aug 2008
In the wake of yet another price-fixing scandal, this time one that allegedly involves its healthcare unit, the group has launched an independent probe into all its businesses, and the MD of Adcock Ingram Critical Care has been suspended with immediate effect.
Tiisetso Motsoeneng 13 Feb 2008
After thorough internal investigations and months of working with the Competition Commission, Tiger Brands Limited has agreed to pay an administrative penalty of R98,8 million for contraventions of the Competition Act by certain employees at its baking operations and has been granted corporate leniency in respect of its milling operations by the Competition Commission.
13 Nov 2007
Shell, Absa, Exxaro Resources, Microsoft SA, Vodacom, Edcon, BHP Billiton, Pfizer, Edward Nathan Sonnenbergs, Beyond Outsourcing, Ernst & Young, Industrial Development Corporation and Netcare were named South Africa's Top 10 Best Employers for 2007 at a high-energy company awards ceremony held at Emperors Palace last night, Thursday, 30 August 2007, by international research-based publishing company CRF (Corporate Research Foundation).
Issued by Top Employers Institute 31 Aug 2007