Why Boogaard attorneys
Seeking an in depth knowledge of our Clients business objectives, with attention to detail and a sound knowledge of the law in our fields of focus we strive to give our clients excellent legal service at an affordable rate.
Our Areas Of Focus
We focus in Company Law and pride ourselves on paying attention to detail & having commercial awareness of our clients’ businesses. Our services include drafting and registration of resolutions, memorandums of incorporation, sale of shares, share option agreements, shareholder agreements, securities registration and transfer as well as corporate governance services such as governing body codes of conduct, organisational codes of conduct, ethics policies, reports, risk management and legal compliance.
Contract Law Focusing On Business Related Contracts
Drafting of legal agreements is an art requiring a good understanding of the client’s instructions, the applicable legal framework and the ability to relay these aspects in a clear and concise manner.
We can assist with the drafting of a wide range of business related contracts, forms and documentation including those pertaining to Access to Information, Acknowledgment of Debt, Advertising, Agency and Representation, Carriers, Cessions, Companies, Computer Contracts, Consumer Protection, Employment, Employee Management, Franchising, Indemnities, Joint Ventures, Letters of Demand, Novation, Partnerships, Pledge, Sale of Movable and Immovable Property, Restraint of Trade, Sale of Business, Suretyship and Vehicle Management.
Information Technology Law
Information Technology is fast paced and continuously changing and it is important that attorneys adapt themselves accordingly. We take pride in our collaborative approach and can assist in advising on the regulatory framework for Information Technology, Software development agreements, Software licensing; Maintenance and Support agreements; Contractual structures for Outsourcing and Online contracts.
Consumer Protection Act Compliance
Boogaard Attorneys can assist your business with Consumer Protection Act Compliance, including requirements pertaining to franchise agreements, fixed term agreements, consumer rights, drafting of documentation in plain and understandable language, advice in respect of contract terms in relation to the Consumer Protection Act, supplier accountability to consumers & overseeing of promotional competitions.
Restraints Of Trade
Restraints of trade are important in protecting a business’s proprietary interests, however it is imperative, that the person drafting same, understands the manner in which South African case law has addressed restraints of trade over time, with special reference to enforceability, reasonableness and the proprietary interests sought to be protected. We can advise in drafting, reviewing and advising our clients on various aspects of restraints including in respect of franchises, sale of business, employees, management consultants etc.
Conveyancing And Intellectual Property Law Referrals
Boogaard Attorneys can assist with conveyancing matters by virtue of our referral arrangement with a well-known Johannesburg law firm, established in 1984 and known for its integrity, stability and consistency of performance.
Our relationship with a long established Intellectual Property Practice situated in Sandton, Johannesburg enables us to assist with our client’s intellectual property law matters.