“Tiefenthaler Africa” is the trading name and brand under which the members of Tiefenthaler Africa (Pty) Ltd and their respective controlled, managed, and affiliated firms and the members provide legal or other services to clients around the world. Law firms and consultancy firms that are licensed to operate under the trading name “Tiefenthaler Africa” are constituted and regulated in accordance with relevant local regulatory and legal requirements and operate in accordance with their locally registered names. The use of the name “Tiefenthaler Africa”, is for description purposes only and does not imply that the Law firms and consultancy firm that operate under the trading name “Tiefenthaler Africa” are in a partnership or are part of a global firm or company. The responsibility for the provision of services to the client is defined in the terms of engagement between the instructed firm and the client. “Tiefenthaler” and the “T” logo are in the process of being registered as a trade mark by Tiefenthaler Attorneys Incorporated, which trademark is pending.
Tiefenthaler Africa | South Africa
In South Africa legal services are rendered by Tiefenthaler Attorneys Incorporated with registration number: 2017/492926/21.
Tiefenthaler Attorneys Incorporated trades in South Africa under the name and style “Tiefenthaler Africa” and remains an independent law firm regulated in accordance with relevant local regulatory and legal requirements of South Africa. The use of the name Tiefenthaler Africa, is for description purposes only and does not imply that Tiefenthaler Attorneys Incorporated operates in a partnership or is part of a global firm or company.
Tiefenthaler Africa | Moçambique
In Moçambique legal services are rendered by Tiefenthaler Moçambique LDA with registration number: 401482601.
Tiefenthaler Moçambique LDA trades in Moçambique under the name and style “Tiefenthaler Africa” and remains an independent law firm regulated in accordance with relevant local regulatory and legal requirements of Moçambique. The use of the name Tiefenthaler Africa, is for description purposes only and does not imply that Tiefenthaler Moçambique LDA operates in a partnership or is part of a global firm or company.
Tiefenthaler Africa | DRC
In the Democratic Republic of Congo legal services are rendered by Kinslex SARL with registration number: RC 05-G4701-N9990G.Kinslex SARL trades in the Democratic Republic of Congo under the name and style “Tiefenthaler Africa” and remains an independent law firm regulated in accordance with relevant local regulatory and legal requirements of the Democratic Republic of Congo. The use of the name Tiefenthaler Africa, is for description purposes only and does not imply that Kinslex SARL operates in a partnership or is part of a global firm or company.
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Violation and waiver
If you breach any of these terms and conditions or any other rights of Tiefenthaler Africa, we reserve the right to pursue any and all legal and equitable remedies against you. If we should fail to enforce any right or provision in these terms and conditions, you agree that this failure does not constitute a waiver of such right or provision or of any other rights or provisions in these terms and conditions.
If a court should find that one or more rights or provisions set forth in these terms and conditions are invalid, you agree that the remainder of the terms and conditions shall be enforceable and that, to the extent permitted by law, the court shall give effect to the parties’ intentions, as reflected in any such right or provision that has been declared invalid or unenforceable.
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Anti-bribery and anti-corruption
Tiefenthaler Africa has implemented anti-fraud and anti-corruption policies and procedures. There is a zero tolerance to bribery or corruption by, or on behalf of, any member firm. These policies apply to all Tiefenthaler Africa members and employees, and to third parties providing services on our behalf.
Tiefenthaler Africa require partners and employees to act honestly and with integrity at all times. Fraud or corruption by partners or employees could violate applicable laws, present a threat to Tiefenthaler Africa and will not be tolerated in any circumstances.
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