Nozipho is a partner in the Technology, Media and Telecommunications and Intellectual Property Practice. She has five years post qualification experience. She obtained a LLB degree from the University of the Witwatersrand and joined Webber Wentzel as a candidate attorney in 2005.
Areas of expertise
General commercial law and drafting of commercial contracts
Media and content law
Telecommunications and broadcasting law
e-Commerce and e-Business
Data protection and privacy law
Constitutional law, including free speech law
Information technology law
Acting for a consortium including Actis, RMB, RMB Ventures and MIC Investment Holdings (Proprietary) Limited in relation to the acquisition of Tracker Investment Holdings (Proprietary) Limited.
Acting for FibreCo Telecommunications in its construction of its national fibre-optic broadband network
Acting for Vox Telecom Limited in its ZAR500 million buy-out and delisting by a consortium comprising the Lereko Metier Capital Growth Fund and Investec Bank Limited
Acting for the National Credit Regulator in its appointment of a new IT operational system service provider
Acting for Capital Radio (Proprietary) Limited in its application to ICASA for a commercial sound broadcasting licence
Acting for MTN Swaziland in its dispute with the Swaziland Telecommunications Regulator
Acting for MTN before the Advertising Standards Authority in relation to various complaints lodged by MTN or received from competitors
Drafting domain name regulations in terms of section 68 of the Electronic Communications and Transactions Act, 2002 on behalf of the .za Domain Name Authority
Drafting regulations in terms of section 63 of the Electronic Communications and Transactions Act, 2002 on behalf of the Minister of Communications
Acting for Mail & Guardian in a successful application under the Promotion of Access to Information Act for access to a report commissioned by President Thabo Mbeki relating to Zimbabwe's 2002 presidential elections.
Drafting and reviewing technology related agreements including, inter alia, software licensing, escrow and software development agreements.
Advising on the regulatory environment in relation to commercial agreements relevant to e-Commerce and e-Business.
Providing regular advice to clients on the broadcasting and telecommunications environment.
Acting film and television producers with regard to film and television production and film financing.
Representing clients in litigation matters.
Drafting and reviewing various commercial, media, music and broadcasting agreements.