Fishy business

Fishy business

Judge finds Cape Town attorney and property developer, Richard Goudvis, to be a poor witness, evasive and a liar.

In June 2009 Noseweek reported on a meeting of panicked Johannesburg investors in Barry Tannenbaum’s billion rand pyramid scheme, which was held at the offices of attorneys Routledge Modise in Sandton days after they learned, via the grapevine, that the pyramid had collapsed.

Noseweek noted that a whole clutch of Cape investors, who between them had invested over R100m, were represented at the meeting by attorneys Craig Delport (see past noses about him) – and Richard Goudvis. Delport and Goudvis (full names Richard Anthony Leigh) were classmates at UCT law school.

It is Goudvis who has most recently again attracted Noseweek’s attention.

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Submitted by : R J Abel Dip Law (UCT), Cape Town on 2017-11-14 12:19:34
The article states that Leonard Abel invested $1 million via Goldvis. Mr Abel has requested me to point out that the correct sum was in fact R1 million (one million SA rand).
Submitted by : beachcomber on 2017-10-29 20:22:33
Caveat emptor .... especially when buying on the developer crazed "Atlantic Seaboard".


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