November 16, 2017

WHAT ARE PARENTAL RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES?

The rights and responsibilities of a parent are set out in the Children’s Act 38 of 2005 (the “Children’s Act”) and can be defined as a complex set of rights, duties […]
October 6, 2017

ANTENUPTIAL CONTRACTS: CAN I GET ONE AFTER MARRIAGE?

Couples who are interested in an antenuptial contract often make the decision to get one before they are married. That is the ideal scenario. However, some couples may have already […]
October 6, 2017

WHAT IS INCLUDED IN A SALE OF IMMOVABLE PROPERTY?

When immovable property is sold, all permanent improvements and permanent fixtures are included in the sale and must be delivered to the purchaser with the land. However disputes may easily […]
October 6, 2017

NEW REQUIREMENTS TO RE-INSTATE A COMPANY OR CLOSE CORPORATION

A company or close corporation may be deregistered upon request from the company or close corporation or any other third party. A company or close corporation may also be re-instated. […]
October 6, 2017

A FAMILY MEMBER DIED WITHOUT A WILL

When you die without a will, the Intestate Succession Act and Administration of Deceased Estates Act determine the process which must be followed to wind-up your estate. Appointment of Executor […]