WE PROVIDE A VARIETY OF COMMERCIAL LAW SERVICES
We focus on excellent customer relationships, prompt response times and value for money, whilst maintaining high standards.
Commercial Law, also referred to as Business Law or Trade Law, applies to the rights, relations, and conduct of persons and businesses engaged in commerce, merchandising, trade, and sales. It is an extremely wide field of law that includes commercial transactions, insurance, negotiable instruments and contracts. Contracts (or agreements) are essential tools in managing positive relationships and it is therefore advisable to have a professionally drafted contract to ensure you maximise positive outcomes and minimise risks. With over 20 years of experience, we are ideally suited to assist you with your all your contractual needs.
Please have a look at our list of available contract templates by opening the Contract List page or by downloading the pdf file below.
Do you wish your South African business to be compliant with regulations? We can assist you with a Risk Assessment and ensure your Compliance Officers understand their duties. Employers are required to take reasonable steps to ensure the health and safety of its workers and other parties at its workplace. With respect to Covid-19 and other pandemics, that responsibility includes the requirements of the Occupational Health and Safety Act 85 of 1993 and the Department of Labour requirements.
Veritas Law are also able to assist you with the creation or updating of a customised Staff Handbook with all the necessary policies including Expenses Policy, Equal Opportunities Policy, Anti-harassment and Bullying Policy, Anti-corruption and Bribery Policy, Sickness Absence Policy, Maternity Leave Policy and Whistleblowing Policy.
If you wish to run your business more responsibly and internationally compliant, we can help you with the creation of your Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), Code of Conduct, and Anti-slavery and Human Trafficking policy. Veritas Law can also assist you with becoming a signatory to the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC) and help with any compliancy reports.