Dawson, Edwards and Associates

The Captain's Log

June 13, 2017 // DIESEL REFUND SYSTEM REBOOTED – FISHING NEWS APRIL 2017

Due to recent issues in the fishing industry regarding the interpretation and implementation of the current DRS, it is of vital importance that the fishing industry (including all affected sectors) submit detailed comments by the deadline. It is essential that the representations are co-ordinated and contain combined comments from all the various sectors. In this regard such comments should be submitted by an umbrella body such as FISHSA.

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March 2, 2017 // 2017 CAPE ARGUS PICK ‘N PAY CYCLE TOUR – RED CROSS CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL

NEWSFLASH   Dear Clients, colleagues, friends and acquaintances:   It’s that time of year again. Every year since 2012 to date Peter has been cycling the Argus to raise funds for the Red Cross Children’s Hospital ( the Children’s Hospital Trust) – actually in 2013 his daughter rode on his behalf , duly authorised with […]

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November 9, 2016 // 20TH ANNIVERSARY SPEECH BY MANAGING DIRECTOR PETER EDWARDS – SEPTEMBER 2016

DAWSON EDWARDS AND ASSOCIATES 20TH ANNIVERSARY SPEECH MANAGING DIRECTOR PETER EDWARDS ON 29 SEPTEMEBR 2016 Welcome The Dawson Edwards team is extremely proud to welcome you all on board to celebrate our firm reaching this 20 year Port of call on its voyage into the future. We are happy to have such a broad attendance […]

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November 9, 2016 // FISHING INDUSTRY NEWS – OCTOBER 2016

In October of this year Dawson Edwards Attorneys has been in practice for 20 years.

Initially focussing on shipping law and admiralty jurisdiction litigation related matters, the firm’s field of expertise has expanded considerably whilst still having the common denominator of being in some way related to the sea.

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September 6, 2016 // MARINE SPATIAL PLANNING – REZONING OUR OCEANS ~ JUNE 2016

Marine Spatial Planning – rezoning our oceans    On 24 March 2016 in Government Gazette No. 39847 under Government Notice No. 347 the draft Marine Spatial Planning Bill (“the MSP Bill) was gazetted by the Minister of Environmental Affairs for public comment. This public comment process expired on 23 May 2016. Marine Spatial Planning (“MSP”) […]

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Dawson Edwards & Associates was established in 1996 as a specialised Commercial, Maritime and Marine Resources law firm. The firm has soundly established itself in the legal landscape of Cape Town and has set the highest standards of professionalism and service. Dawson Edwards & Associates has become an industry leader in a number of its speciality areas and continues to successfully represent a diverse range of local and international clients. Click here to read more...