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How much does data protection compliance cost?

Now there is a good question. Many people ask us how much does data protection compliance (or more specifically GDPR compliance or POPIA compliance) cost. I'm afraid there is no simple answer but I can give you some guidance to [...]

By |2019-04-25T13:27:27+02:00April 25th, 2019|Categories: POPI and Data Protection|Tags: , , |

Your compliance project should have a law firm as the main service provider

Only law firms should be lead service providers when ensuring you comply with the law (like data protection laws). Consultants, auditors, audit firms and even information security or IT governance consultants cannot provide the legal protection and privilege offered by [...]

By |2018-06-08T09:30:08+02:00June 13th, 2016|Categories: POPI and Data Protection|Tags: , , |

Which is the best Compliance Approach?

We are often asked which is best compliance approach? Particularly regards IT legal compliance. Also what constitutes legal compliance and non-compliance? The King Report and King Code says that the governing body should provide strategic direction on compliance. Few topics in IT have garnered [...]

By |2019-07-01T09:22:39+02:00March 5th, 2016|Categories: IT Law|Tags: , , , , , |

How does the CPA affect your relationship with your customers?

We are running a workshop on the impact of the CPA on your customer relationship management. Join us in Johannesburg on 29 November 2012 to find out how we can help you implement an effective CPA strategy for CRM. Do [...]

By |2019-08-20T12:02:38+02:00November 14th, 2012|Categories: Marketing Law|Tags: , , |

CPA and the Health and Safety Industry

As many writers have said before, the Consumer Protection Act (CPA) is a far-reaching piece of legislation in that it applies to all transactions where goods and services are provided to consumers.  The health and safety industry will be greatly [...]

By |2019-08-21T10:50:05+02:00February 1st, 2011|Categories: Consumer Protection|Tags: , , |

Consumer protection provisions of the ECT Act

Chapter VII of the ECT Act deals with consumer protection and applies only to electronic transactions. The following sections of the ECT Act of of particular relevance regards a consumer's right of cancellation: Scope of application 42. (1) This Chapter [...]