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How to resign a director

Estimated reading time: 1 minute and 30 seconds The memorandum of incorporation (MOI) determines the minimum number of directors and alternate directors, which, in the case of a private company may not be less than one director.  A customised MOI will also set out the eligibility requirements for a director as well as the directors’ […]

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How to change directors

Make director appointments, removals, or resignations and InfoDocs will create all the supporting documents required to submit to CIPC.

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How to appoint a director

Estimated reading time: 1 minute and 40 seconds InfoDocs is the first secretarial software to have a direct connection with CIPC. Let’s show you how easy it is to appoint a new director on CIPC from InfoDocs. Log in to your InfoDocs account here. If you don’t already have an account, register for a free trial. Step 1: […]

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Why is the director status not updating?

Estimated reading time: 1 minute You have just submitted a director change, but the director status on the company’s profile is stuck on “Pending”. This might be a problem when you urgently need to print registers or resolutions. Log in to your InfoDocs account here. If you don’t already have an account, register for a free trial. There […]

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Companies Act Series – Part 4

Part 4: Board Meetings Written by Dommisse Attorneys on 2nd February 2016 The Companies Act, 71 of 2008 (“the Act“) expressly provides that the business and affairs of a company must be managed by or under the direction of the board of directors (“the Board“), which has the authority to exercise all of the powers and […]

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Companies Act Series – Part 2

Part 2: Appointment of directors and functions of the board of directors Written by Dommisse Attorneys on 2nd November 2015 The Companies Act, 71 of 2008 (as amended) (“the Companies Act”) provides that the business and affairs of a company must be managed by or under the direction of its board of directors (“the Board”). […]

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Director’s Duties – 5 things you need to know

Written by Dommisse Attorneys on 20th August 2013 There has been a lot of media coverage in the past couple of years devoted to directors’ duties under the new Companies Act of 2008, and the fact that directors can be held personally liable if they breach those duties. The effect can be fear and uncertainty […]

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How to view your company records

The Companies Act 71 of 2008 (as amended) requires all companies to maintain certain company records for a period of seven years. Log in to your InfoDocs account here. If you don’t already have an account, register for a free trial. Step 1: Select the company whose records you would like to view and from Company Dashboard select […]

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How to appoint an auditor

An auditor plays a vital function in reinforcing the reliability of financial information by assessing the financial statements of the company and making sure that the information fairly presents the financial condition and past performance of the company.  Estimated Reading Time: 1 minute Step 1: From the Company tab navigate to Company Admin and under Actions, click on Appoint […]

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How to resign a deceased director

The memorandum of incorporation (MOI) determines the minimum number of directors and alternate directors, which, in the case of a private company may not be less than one director.  A customised MOI will also set out the eligibility requirements for a director as well as the directors’ term of office.  In the case of a […]