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Are Administrative Officials And Authorities Allowed To Revoke Or Vary Its Own Decision?

Despite our courts’ attempts to frame a suitable approach to the functus doctrine in South African administrative law, contradictory opinions on the variation or revocation of administrative action persists. The same considerations relevant to the finality of judicial decisions are also relevant to the decisions of administrative authorities. In general, a decision-maker is not allowed…

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Healthcare

Healthcare and beauty products are part of vital daily needs for billions of people, with thousands of companies involved in their development, production and distribution. Hahn & Hahn Attorneys’ specialists provide comprehensive legal support for both standalone projects and routine operations of pharmaceutical companies, manufacturers of medical devices and equipment, healthcare products and cosmetics, pharmacy…

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Pharmaceutical

The South African pharmaceutical environment is a highly regulated and ever changing landscape, governed in general by the Medicines and Related Substances Control act, and the Pharmacy act. Michiel Grobler is a registered pharmacist with a Master’s degree in pharmaceutics and gained extensive experience in the pharma industry having worked for a large multinational pharmaceutical…

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Agency and Commercial Representation

Formation of Agency Contract A person who does not have the legal capacity to act on his own behalf, e.g., an infant or a person who is insane, cannot act as an agent for another person. A person with limited capacity will, however, be able to act as an agent of another. Should parties enter…

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Sunette Everts

Sunette holds a Masters’ degree in Insolvency Law through the University of Pretoria and the AIPSA Diploma in Insolvency Law and Practice. She is an admitted Attorney, Conveyancer and Notary Public, with right of appearance in the High Court of South Africa. She is a partner of the firm and provides her clients with assistance…

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Jaco Hamman

Jaco holds a LLB degree through the University of the Free State and Masters degree in Forensic Accounting. He is an admitted attorney, forensic accountant, a member of the Society of Construction Law Africa and an accredited court annexed mediator. He is a partner of the firm and provides his clients with assistance in the…

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Victor Williams

Victor has mechanical engineering and law degrees, is an admitted attorney and registered patent attorney. He is a past president of the South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law. Victor moved to Hahn & Hahn Inc from Adams & Adams and is the head of our Trade Marks department. He is also involved in litigation…

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Janusz Luterek

Janusz holds degrees in both Chemical Engineering from the University of Pretoria and Law from UNISA and is a registered Attorney, Patent Attorney, and a Professional Engineer.  In 1997 Janusz became a partner of Hahn & Hahn attorneys, a boutique law firm founded in 1951 and specializing in technology law and intellectual property law.  Janusz…

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Graham Powell

Graham has been a consultant to Hahn and Hahn Attorneys for the past 18 years. He attends to the marketing, advertising and management of the firm. Graham also attends to the management and running of the Credit Bureau Clearance and Debt Collection divisions. Collections Credit Bureaus Clearance  

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Pieter Venter

Pieter holds B.Sc., B.Sc.(Hons), M.Sc. degrees in chemistry and an LLB degree. He is a qualified attorney and patent attorney. He moved from Adams & Adams to join Hahn & Hahn in 2001. Pieter is interested in all aspects of intellectual property law and is involved in patent litigation and the drafting and prosecution of…

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