Jacques joined STBB from CK Friedlander when the two firms merged in 2012. He is an expert on Commercial Law, which includes the drafting of commercial agreements, advising on business rescue, the restructuring and transferring of businesses, and the implementation of company law. He consults variously with employers and employees on employment law matters and also advises on estate planning, and the drafting of wills and trusts. 

Sale Of A Farm As A Going Concern

In order to avoid the cash flow implications of paying VAT, most farmers, when
disposing of the whole or a portion of a farm, would do so by selling the farm or the
specific portion as a going concern. The agreements that govern such transactions
can be complex. Read the article by Jacques Blignaut, STBB Director in the
Corporate and Commercial Law Department, here.