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August 1, 2019

Safeguarding children’s rights during divorce

Safeguarding children’s rights during divorce Divorce and the resulting challenges regarding child custody and the responsibilities of parents can be an ugly and difficult process. This […]
August 1, 2019

I have a serious complaint against my landlord

I have a serious complaint against my landlord At times the relationship between landlords and tenants can become unstable. Perhaps you believe your landlord has treated […]
August 1, 2019

I bought something that doesn’t work

I bought something that doesn’t work Sarah buys furniture from Mark who promised her that the furniture is of good quality. However, he doesn’t notify her […]
August 1, 2019

Managing disputes over a deceased relative’s estate

Managing disputes over a deceased relative’s estate If someone leaves a sizeable estate behind, it may cause conflict among the possible heirs. The help of an […]
July 10, 2019

Medical and Psychological testing: Is passing a requirement?

Medical and Psychological testing: Is passing a requirement? As a point of departure: according to section 7 and 8 of the Employment Equity Act, 55 of […]
July 10, 2019

How do our courts interpret Wills and Testaments?

How do our courts interpret Wills and Testaments? It is trite that the law of succession aims to give effect to the wishes of the testator. […]
July 10, 2019

Diversity in the workplace

Diversity in the workplace Workplace diversity refers to the differences between individuals in an organisation and it encompasses race, gender, ethnic groups, age, religions, sexual orientation […]
July 10, 2019

How to manage innovation

How to manage innovation Managing innovation? Why put a damper on creativity? No, that is not the idea. The purpose of managing innovation is to organise […]
June 3, 2019

Estate Planning and the importance of the Subdivision of Agricultural Land Act

Mr Reyneke owns a farm in South Africa and in terms of his last will and testament he bequeathed the said farm to his two sons […]
June 3, 2019

Thinking outside the box in your business

What does this term mean? It refers to the approach to a certain aspect, or in this case, your business. This term can also be clarified […]
June 3, 2019

My neighbours are renovating their house without complying with building regulations. What are my options?

What one’s neighbour builds on their property, is not something the owner of the neighbouring property has a lot of control over. Unfortunately, it can have […]
June 3, 2019

Who is the employer? The labour broker or the client?

I was employed by a Temporary Employment Service (“TES”) to work on a fixed-term basis for a company that manufactures stationery. After working for the same […]
May 6, 2019

How to hire the right person for the job

Hiring managers all know how crucial it is to hire the right candidate. Hiring the wrong people to join your workplace could possibly make or break […]
May 6, 2019

Proposed harsher penalties for applicants who lie on their CVs

According to an IOL report dated 31 January 2019, the number of false qualifications is on the rise in the country, with 97 national qualifications that […]
May 6, 2019

Landlords & tenants: Can a tenant cancel a lease?

When it comes to cancelling a lease early, both landlords and tenants must be aware of their responsibilities. It’s important to note that the Consumer Protection […]