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May 6, 2019

Land Expropriation Bill: What it means for your landownership rights

During 2018, the African National Congress (ANC) announced its intention to drastically speed up the land reform process in South Africa when President Cyril Ramaphosa announced […]
April 26, 2019

Korporatiewe beheer – PBO’s NPO’s en NPC’s

Daar bestaan baie verwarring rondom die onderskeid tussen ’n ‘Public Benefit Organisation (“PBO”)’, ‘Nonprofit Organisation (“NPO”)’ en ’n ‘Nonprofit Company (“NPC”)’. Alhoewel daar soortgelyke karaktereienskappe tussen […]
April 26, 2019

Assertiveness in the workplace

Being assertive in the workplace will not only boost your self-esteem, but will also have a positive impact on your professional career. Every organisation, no matter […]
April 26, 2019

What to look out for before buying a property

You’ve searched far and wide for the perfect home for you and your family, and you’ve finally found it, or so you thought. Buying a home, […]
April 26, 2019

Homeowner’s insurance for landlords

Apart from paying off a bond on a rental property, property investors/landlords are usually also paying for homeowner’s insurance. What is homeowner’s insurance? Homeowner’s insurance covers […]
March 13, 2019

Paternity leave for men

From January 2019, working South African men are entitled to 10 days of paternity leave after the birth of their child. The Labour Amendment Act also […]
March 13, 2019

Ethics – a rare commodity

Ethics – a rare commodity “A man without ethics is a wild beast loosed upon this world” – Albert Camus Based on the recent events in […]
March 13, 2019

Electronic signing of documentation

The commercial world is currently moving to greater levels of digitisation. Organisations are implementing automated and electronic solutions in an effort to improve efficiency and better […]
March 13, 2019

Korporatiewe beheer: aard van beslote korporasies en hul lede

Die Maatskappywet No 71 van 2008 (“die Maatskappywet”) hou belangrike gevolge vir beslote korporasies in. Daar kan onder andere geen inkorporasie van nuwe beslote korporasies kragtens […]
February 4, 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 […]
February 4, 2019

What documentation is needed for buying a property in South Africa?

You’ve scoured the web for what feels like weeks, and you’ve finally found your dream home! You’ve put in your offer, and it’s been accepted. But […]
February 4, 2019

Drones: How is it regulated?

Drones are becoming increasingly popular amongst the general public. This is due to the fact that they are widely available and are becoming more and more […]
February 4, 2019

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 […]
January 18, 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 18, 2019

Choosing guardians for your minor children

My husband and I have two minor children. I am concerned about who will look after our children in the event of my husband and I […]