Banking and Finance Werks is a “Legal Commentry” on banking and finance issues in South Africa. It is authored by Werksmans. The following extracts are currently available online:

  • The In Duplum Rule
  • The Duty of a Collecing Banker
  • General Notarial Bonds
  • Credit Agreements Pension Funds
  • Pension Funds
  • The legal issues affecting the development of electronic financial service provision in South Africa;
    Legislation affecting the provision of Internet Banking and Financial Services by foreign banks in South Africa
  • More Interesting Court Cases
  • Recent Interesting Court Cases
  • Recent Landmark Court Cases
  • Dealing with Interest on Overdrawn Accounts.
  • Suretyships
  • The In Duplum Rule relating to Interest
  • A decision by the Supreme Court of Appeal relating to Cessions given as Security for Debts.

Werksmans produce a series of publications and practice area newsletters for clients on a regular basis, covering specialist areas of law and topical issues. Should you wish to receive any of these publications please contact our Marketing Manager.

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