Provided by Webber Wentzel

Our legal and tax experts have a practical understanding of the TMT sector. We offer our clients the full suite of multidisciplinary services, including telecommunications regulatory, M&A, IP, media & entertainment, broadcasting, technology, tax. exchange control, data protection, employment and benefits, dispute resolution, information law, consumer protection, competition, trade and investment, ESG, and black economic empowerment advice. This also includes assisting our clients to navigate the often-complex interaction of laws including those relating to telecommunications regulation, privacy, consumer rights, financial regulatory issues and payment systems. We work with businesses accessing large, new consumer bases in Africa through mobile devices. We guide our clients on all legal issues across a wide range of new technological developments such as fintech, smart contracts, cryptocurrencies, blockchain initiatives, robotics and AI. We support our clients across the African continent: we do this independently or working alongside our established and integrated network of alliance and key relationship firms. Our teams work with the client's advisory teams, other professionals within the firm, Africa-in country counsel, and the various deal parties to ensure issues are addressed and resolved in an appropriate and timely fashion.

Contacts: Leanne Mostert (l[email protected]) and Thapelo Thekiso (t[email protected])