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Guide to the ECT Act in South Africa

The ECT Act (or Electronic Communications and Transactions Act 25 of 2002) became law in South Africa on Friday, 30 August 2002 and we summarise it for you. This marked the end of a process initiated by the South African Government [...]

Contracting by Email and SMS

The Labour Court (in Jafta v Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife (D204/07) [2008] ZALC 84 (1 July 2008)) has recently confirmed that you can conclude a contract by email and SMS. This is not really anything new. Since the Electronic Communications and [...]