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MyWill, a new service on the MyLegal online law platform by De Wet du Plessis Attorneys, believes it can help South Africans to make the process of creating a Will simpler and convenient.
South African law permits employers to dismiss employees for operational requirements, such as economic needs of the employer. Like all dismissals, COVID-19 related retrenchments must be both procedurally and substantively fair.
False information about COVID-19 is a big threat to containing the pandemic but governments must not use "fake news" as an excuse to limit freedom of expression.
Mobile phone location data can show who coronavirus patients interacted with, which can help isolate infected people before they feel ill. But how digital contact tracing is implemented matters.
As news media revenues tumble still further amid the COVID-19 recession, the government has pledged mandatory rules to force tech giants to pay for using news content.
About a week after the initial tracking and tracing regulations in South Africa were signed into law, more clarity was provided as more details were added to the regulations. Specifically, there was more details to explain how the whole process will be conducted.