Nick Hall

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About Nick Hall

Nicholas Hall is one of the attorneys at Michalsons. You can read his articles below or find out more about him.

Return of Goods under the Consumer Protection Act in South Africa

When can a consumer return goods under the Consumer Protection Act (CPA) in South Africa? In this article, we look at when a consumer can return goods and explain how we can help suppliers of goods or services (for example [...]

By |2017-12-07T07:01:21+02:00July 14th, 2016|Categories: Consumer Protection|Tags: , , , , |

Game Monetization and the Law

Game monetization is a tricky business. In the modern market, where casual games have become simpler than ever to produce and distribute over the internet, control over the monetization of your casual game is an exciting power to have. But [...]

By |2019-07-04T12:26:53+02:00September 16th, 2015|Categories: Digital Entertainment Law|Tags: , |

Product Liability for Damage caused by Goods

If you sell defective goods or products, you may be responsible for the harm anyone suffers. This is called product liability. You might have to pay for all of it, even if it was not your fault. You cannot limit this [...]

By |2019-08-01T13:56:23+02:00March 6th, 2011|Categories: Contracts|Tags: , , |

Sole Proprietors and the CPA

The Consumer Protection Act  (CPA) is designed to protect consumers from suppliers, who will usually have more power, and be in a better position to enforce their legal rights. However, a 'consumer' is not limited to the final person in [...]

By |2017-12-07T07:01:45+02:00November 2nd, 2010|Categories: Consumer Protection|

Hyper-linked email disclaimers coming to an end?

It is an all too familiar sight to see emails ended with a lengthy disclaimer, often in tiny text, and if the email thread is very long, it could be repeated multiple times making the thread incredibly (and unnecessarily) long. [...]

By |2019-07-22T12:25:58+02:00September 20th, 2010|Categories: Email Law|Tags: , |