Articles containing the keyword Leonard Katz


Nedbank offshore saga continues

Nedbank offshore saga continues

After mauling widow, whinging lawyer seeks to muzzle her. In a letter addressed to the Royal Court of Jersey on 1 June 2018,  Nedgroup Trust’s Jersey advocate complains that “it is not understood” ...

The man who stole justice

The man who stole justice

Are judges too weak to defend the law against Lennie the Liquidator? One investec victim, Justin Lewis,  fought back vigorously as Katz applied for his personal sequestration to 'cut him off at the knees'. But Katz ...

Officials defy access law

Officials defy access law

Tony Beamish reports how legal authorities refuse to produce files on excessive liquidation fees. The fact that the liquidators were charging an unlawfully excessive fee was pointed out to them on a number of ...

Investec knows what you did last summer

Investec knows what you did last summer

Spies were paid to eavesdrop on clients and employees in a drama involving a R62m insurance claim. The evidence was filed at court last month. Former Investec chairman, Hugh Herman's mates Ian Geoffrey Chait, sons Anton and ...

INVESTEC: TROUBLES HERE AND THERE

The Cape branch of Investec has run into serious difficulties - due to a spate of ill-advised and possibly fraudulent loans. So desperate is their plight that they have had to call in "Lenny the ...

SMASH-‘N-GRAB AT INVESTEC

Investec has somehow managed to cultivate the image of being less dodgy than the run-of-the-mill South African financial institution. But - as our story about Justin Lewis and his encounter with the reality at ...