Sicelo Kula

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About Sicelo Kula

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

Who needs a Data Protection Officer (DPO)?

Who must appoint a DPO? What does the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) require regarding a Data Protection Officer (or DPO)? This is one of the questions the GDPR, which the European Parliament recently adopted, has made many organisations ask. Another one of [...]

Differences between King III and King IV

King IV is now effective for financial years that start on or after 1 April 2017 and officially replaces King III in its entirety. In response, an important step for you to take is to understand the differences between King [...]

By | 2018-03-15T10:47:37+00:00 February 20th, 2018|Categories: Governance|Tags: , , , |

A Sale of Goods under the CPA

A sale of goods is never just about a supplier selling goods to a consumer, and simply applying whatever terms they wish to the transaction. The Consumer Protection Act (CPA) applies to these transactions and provides consumers with a number [...]

By | 2017-12-07T07:01:03+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|Categories: Consumer Protection|Tags: , , , |

Sale of Business or Sale of Assets – How to Sell a Business or its Assets

It is important to know the difference between a sale of business as a going concern, a sale of assets and a sale of shares or member's interest, before concluding a sale agreement involving your company or close corporation (CC). [...]

By | 2018-01-17T10:07:51+00:00 October 31st, 2017|Categories: Company Law|Tags: , , , |

Information Regulator Strategic Plan – a heads up

The Information Regulator released the Information Regulator Strategic Plan for 2017 - 2020 on 9 June 2017. This plan is quite important and requires all private and public bodies to sit up and take note. It contains an explanation of the [...]

By | 2017-12-07T07:01:10+00:00 July 7th, 2017|Categories: POPI and Data Protection|Tags: , , |

A Pro-Poor Legal Practice Book for all Lawyers

The Pro-Poor Legal Practice book is a valuable resource for lawyers from all corners of the legal profession, drafters of laws, and even law students, legal secretaries, and government officials. The book connects all these different persons by highlighting the difference [...]

By | 2017-12-07T07:01:11+00:00 April 11th, 2017|Categories: IT Law|Tags: , , , , |

Email Encryption and POPIA – must you encrypt your emails?

Does complying with the Protection of Personal Information Act (POPIA) also mean that you must use email encryption when sending emails containing personal information? In other words, does sending unencrypted emails containing personal information potentially violate POPIA? The short answer is: [...]

By | 2017-12-07T07:01:11+00:00 April 4th, 2017|Categories: Email Law|Tags: , , , |