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Feb 21, 2022

Andersen in South Africa Chambers Global 2022 Ranking

Chambers and Partners has released its Chambers Global 2022 guide, ranking Andersen in South Africa in the Environmental practice area and in 4 lawyer categories. Congratulations to our Environmental Health and Safety team for their consistent recognition as a leading practice in this field. Also a proud congratulations to David Woodhouse (Employment), James Cross (Environment), Jackie Peart (Tax) and Andrew Wellsted (Tax) whose steady ranking in their areas of expertise is representative of the ...

Dec 08, 2021

Andersen in South Africa obtains precedent setting High Court Order on interpretation of the MPRDA

In the review application between Sedibeng Iron Ore (Pty) Ltd v The Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy & 16 Others (case number 19831/20), and in which the specialist mining, environmental and litigation teams of Andersen in South Africa acted for the Applicant (Sedibeng) with Adv. P Daniels SC and Adv. A Higgs, Le Roux AJ handed down a reportable judgment reviewing and setting aside the decision of the Minister of Mineral Resources to grant a prospecting right to the Rexton Holdings ( ...

Nov 19, 2021

Andersen among South Africa’s Best Lawyers®️ 2022

Andersen in South Africa is proud to announce that Best Lawyers ® has selected twelve of the firm’s directors in the 2022 ranking in the South African market. Best Lawyers ® is regarded as a definitive, peer reviewed guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers ® named the top performing legal experts in their recognised areas of practice as follows: Anthony Crane - Regulatory Practice Brett Tate - Litigation Catharine Keene - Mining Law David Woodhouse - Labor and Employment Law Derrick Kaufmann - ...

Jul 22, 2021

Initially confident SASRIA may need help from Treasury

As a result of the recent looting, destruction of property and criminal activities primarily in KwaZulu Natal and parts of Gauteng, business owners are surely turning to their insurers to help them recover the costs of their losses, and to chart a way forward. The South African Special Risks Insurance Association (SASRIA) has confirmed that it holds sufficient funding to cover claims allowed for in its scope, with every insurance policy in South Africa – whether personal or business – including ...

May 04, 2021

Crossing the Bridge Africa-Europe virtual event series

Virtual Event - Crossing the Bridge Africa-Europe | Renewable Energy in Namibia, Zambia and South AfricaAs part of The Bridge Africa-Europe project, Andersen professionals have scheduled three conferences in 2021, for the development of sustainable business between the two continents. The Bridge Africa-Europe project aims to enhance intercontinental trade between the two continents, ensuring the client receives seamless stress-free service, best-in-class advice, and great attention to detail fo ...

Feb 24, 2021

Tabacks becomes a full Member Firm of Andersen Global

Tabacks has become a full member firm of Andersen Global, an international association of legally separate, independent member firms with a presence in 45 countries in Africa. With this move, Tabacks will be known as Andersen in South Africa from 24 February 2021. This development sees the local firm cement its position as a hybrid tax advisory and law firm, now able to offer multinational clients a single port of call for advisory services from more than 7,000 professionals in 253 locations wor ...

May 08, 2020

Tabacks and Andersen: A driving force in the South Africa legal industry

In November 2018, Andersen and Tabacks concluded a Collaboration Agreement which positioned Tabacks as the chosen partner of choice to the Andersen group in South Africa. This collaboration allows not only Tabacks to provide best-in-class professional services to its clients, in a seamless fashion, across the globe, but it also ensures that clients of Andersen can be confidently and professionally serviced in the same manner, here in South Africa. Shared Values Global clients get to benefit from ...

Mar 24, 2020

COVID-19 Alert: Office closure

Our staff and clients remain of utmost importance to us during this unprecedented and challenging period. In compliance with the announcement of our State President on 23 March 2020 and pursuant to the regulations promulgated under the Disaster Management Act, our offices have been closed and our staff have been relocated to their homes for the mandatory period. We remain fully committed to providing our clients with seamless and efficient services to the same high standard as we always do, dur ...

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