June 26, 2020

Buitelandse bates en boedelbereddering

Verskeie Suid-Afrikaners besit bates, veral eiendom en beleggings, oorsee. Daar is egter verskeie implikasies met afsterwe wat u dalk nie van bewus is nie. Die belangrikste […]
June 26, 2020

When can a landlord cut the power of a tenant

When a landlord and tenant enter into a lease agreement, both parties have certain rights and obligations. Included herein is the right of the tenant to use and enjoy the […]
June 8, 2020

Understanding the full community of property

In the case of CM v EM it was held in the Supreme Court of Appeal of South Africa (“SCA”), case number 10861/2018, that: “The value of the […]
June 8, 2020

Understanding force majeure in relation to contractual obligations

Common Law position – in absence of a “force majeure” clause A force majeure is an act of God or man (such as a war, strike, […]
May 6, 2020

What happens when my employer goes bankrupt?

In the light of the grave impact that the Coronavirus (COVID-19) has on the global economy and the brutal reality that businesses and companies might not […]
May 6, 2020

Has your cabin given you the fever?

At the end of the national lockdown, many South Africans will have gotten to know their properties better than the architects who designed them. For some, […]
March 3, 2020

Afsterwe sonder ‘n testament

Indien ‘n persoon in Suid-Afrika afsterf sonder ‘n geldige testament sal sy boedel verdeel word ingevolge die reëls van die Wet op Intestate Erfopvolging, 81 van […]
March 3, 2020

Hof vir Klein Eise se perk verhoog

Die Hof vir Klein Eise se perk het op 1 April 2019 verhoog na R20 000, soos bekend gemaak in Staatskoerant Kennisgewing nommer 296, wat gepubliseer […]
February 3, 2020

Parental leave is effective from 1 January 2020

From the 1st of January 2020 the 3 days family responsibility leave that employees were entitled to upon the birth of a child, was replaced with […]