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Board resolutions


Do you often find board resolutions bewildering and incomprehensible? Or do you struggle to draft them?

This webinar will cover the authority of the board, the structure of meetings, different kinds of resolutions, recent case law, and guidance on drafting a board resolution.

Join us for a two-hour webinar that will demystify board resolutions and assist you in drafting them.


26 March 2021, 10:00 to 12:00

Webinar outline

This webinar will cover the following:

  • Authority of the board:
    • Directors
    • Managing and directing the business and affairs of a company
  • Meetings:
    • Calling meetings
    • Notices
    • Voting
  • Resolutions:
    • Written resolutions
    • Adoption of resolutions
    • Resolutions which cannot be passed by the board
  • Recent case law: CDH Invest NV v Petrotank South Africa (Pty) Ltd & Others (483/2018) [2019] ZASCA 53 (1 April 2019)
  • Drafting a board resolution

Who will benefit from this webinar?

Board members, CEOs, directors, company secretaries, and anyone who may have to draft or understand board resolutions.


Thandiwe Nhlapho is a senior associate in the corporate and commercial department at Fasken. Thandiwe’s experience includes advising clients on various corporate transactions, as well as drafting and vetting transaction documents including sale agreements (shares, businesses and other), share subscription, repurchase agreements, loan agreements, board and shareholder resolutions. She also conducts legal due diligence investigations. Thandiwe has worked on mergers and acquisitions, restructures, B-BBEE transactions for listed and unlisted corporate clients in the local and international arena in a number of industries and sectors including, financial services, liquid fuels, information technology, media minerals and energy.

How much?

R695 per person

How to sign up

Complete and submit the registration form. You will then be given the payment information. Please note that registrations will not be accepted until payment has been made.

One or two days before the webinar, we will send you the Zoom link. You will need to register and use a password to enter the webinar.

Registrations close three days before the webinar.

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