December 5, 2017

ARBITRATION: WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW

If two parties have a dispute and conciliation fails, you may request to resolve the dispute by arbitration. At an arbitration hearing, a commissioner gives both parties an opportunity to fully state […]
December 5, 2017

DETERMINING THE GROUNDS FOR INFORMED CONSENT

If a person gives consent without acknowledging, understanding and considering their rights beforehand, is their consent legal and permissible in court? In eviction proceedings, it is questioned whether the granted […]
November 16, 2017

KEY ELEMENTS AND CHANGES INTRODUCED BY THE FINANCIAL INTELLIGENCE CENTRE AMENDMENT ACT 1 OF 2017 (FICAA)

The Financial Intelligence Centre Act 38 of 2001 (FICA) dates back to 2001. FICAA was signed by the President on 24 April 2017 and gazetted on 2 May 2017. The […]
November 16, 2017

SHOP CLOSED: HOW TO DEREGISTER A COMPANY OR CC

When the time has come to close shop, a company or close corporation may be deregistered upon request from the company or close corporation or any other third party, but […]
November 16, 2017

SHOULD I PLAN MY ESTATE AS A YOUNG ADULT?

It is very important for you to plan your estate, which could include a living will, a last will and a living trust. This can help families prepare for difficult […]