Articles

Commencement of POPI

By |2020-06-23T08:37:59+01:00June 22nd, 2020|ICT Law, Privacy Law|

1st of July 2020 is the date of commencement of the bulk of the remaining sections of POPU. Anyone processing personal information in South Africa will have one year in which to become compliant with the Act.

The lockdown is unconstitutional – De Beer and Others v Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs

By |2020-06-03T14:11:47+01:00June 3rd, 2020|Articles, Litigation, Regulatory Law|

The lockdown is unconstitutional! The North Gauteng High Court’s decision in De Beer and Others v Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (21542/2020). this means that for the next 14 business days, South Africans will continue to live under the regulations of Alert Level 3. Before the expiry of those 14 days, the Minister must republish regulations which give due consideration to the rights guaranteed in the Bill of Rights.

Go to Top