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Wessel Badenhorst: Hogan Lovells' African dream Leadership

While Hogan Lovells’ new Johannesburg operation may be the firm’s sole office on the continent, the man tasked with propelling the African arm of the global powerhouse forward...

Published Works

How to get foreign direct investment in mining right? Mining Review Africa

Foreign direct investment in South Africa fell by almost half in 2020, in line with the world-wide downturn caused by the global COVID-19 pandemic, reports the United Nations Conference on...

Published Works

Prolonging mining means technology, economies of scale and infrastructure BusinessDay

The fourth industrial revolution is about technology preserving the mining sector in a new guise, and upskilling its workers asap.

Published Works

Op-ed: How can South Africa’s sunset industry be extended? Mining Review Africa

Mining is a sunset industry. No matter how deep we dig or far we go, minerals are finite, and their extraction becomes more challenging every year.

Hogan Lovells Publications

COVID-19 – What will the SA mining industry look like after the pandemic?

It is fair to say that although the South African mining industry represents 8% of our GDP, and employs approximately 450 000 people, by 2019 figures, it is SA's sweetheart industry. The...

Hogan Lovells Publications

Guidelines issued by the Chief Inspector of Mines for the compilation of a mandatory Code of Practice on mitigation and management of the COVID-19 outbreak

At a time when the NUM in Limpopo has called for the temporary closure of mines and for the area to revert to a level-5 lockdown, on 18 May 2020, the Chief Inspector of Mines (CIM)...

Hogan Lovells Publications

COVID-19 - NUMSA v SAA – The death knell to successful business rescue?

On Friday, 8 May 2020, the Labour Court upheld an urgent application by the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) and the SA Cabin Crew Association (the Unions) against...

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COVID-19 SA – AMCU Judgment and the effect on all mines

On 1 May 2020, the Labour Court handed down a highly anticipated order in the application instituted by the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) against the Minister of...

Hogan Lovells Publications

COVID-19 SA – AMCU Judgment and the effect on all mines

On 1 May 2020, the Labour Court handed down a highly anticipated order in the application instituted by the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) against the Minister of...

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