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January 29, 2019

The Cybercrimes Bill: Malicious messaging over social media could send you to jail

South Africans will soon have to be much more careful and think twice about the messages they send over WhatsApp and other social media platforms, as […]
January 23, 2019

The requirements and benefits of a sole mandate

What is a sole mandate? When homeowners decide to sell their property and have chosen an estate agent/agency to market their property, they will be asked […]
January 23, 2019

What is the process of adoption?

Introduction The adoption process is regulated in South Africa by the Children’s Act 38 of 2005 (“the Act”). Adoption is one of the ways to help give […]
January 23, 2019

Why is it important to deal with collation in your will?

The South Africa common law presumption of collation (collatio bonorum) is alive and well. This presumption is rooted in the belief that a testator intended that […]
January 23, 2019

Korporatiewe beheer – ’n Refleksie

Die einde van 2018 het aangebreek en soos met alles wat tot ʼn einde kom, kyk ons terug na dit wat verby is.  Ons het dit […]
November 13, 2018

AGA (SA) – Relevance, enhanced recognition and status for accountants

The journey to reach the Chartered Accountant South Africa CA(SA) designation has been described as one of the most difficult career paths in South Africa. With […]
November 13, 2018

Before signing a lease

Tenants often take the signing of a lease agreement lightly and don’t read carefully through the terms and conditions. A proper lease agreement will ensure that […]
November 13, 2018

First-time home buyer?

Buying a property is a rather big deal, which is why you should be sure that you are able to afford it before you end up […]
November 13, 2018

The pros and cons of renting a property

One of the biggest dreams that most people have, is to one day own their own home. However, that is easier said than done. Dreams of […]
October 23, 2018

The Government’s back door tendencies in Agriculture

The National Water Act, lauded as the most progressive and visionary piece of legislation in the world, is ahead of its time, at least in South […]
October 23, 2018

Korporatiewe beheer: Aandele met pariwaarde en sonder pariwaarde

Ingevolge die Maatskappywet No 61 van 1973 (“die ou Wet”) kon die aandelekapitaal van ’n maatskappy in aandele met pariwaarde (hierdie aandele staan ook bekend as […]
October 23, 2018

Korporatiewe Beheer: Die veilige bewaring van rekords

Die woord  “rekords” word in Artikel 1 van die Maatskappywet No 71 van 2008 (“die Wet”), omskryf as enige inligting wat in Artikel 24 van die […]
October 23, 2018

Can I avoid a drawn-out legal battle when I get divorced?

Normal procedure in an opposed divorce: Divorce proceedings can lead to a long, drawn-out and very expensive procedure if the parties are not able to reach […]
October 23, 2018

What is a water use licences and what is it for?

According to The National Water Act 36 of 1998, owning land with any type of water resource does not give an automatic right to use the […]
September 26, 2018

Statutêre vereistes vir ’n onafhanklike deskundige verslag in terme van artikel 114

In terme van die bepalings van artikel 48 van die Maatskappywet No. 71 van 2008 (“die Wet”) is dit moontlik dat ’n maatskappy aandele wat uitgereik […]