March 15, 2017

How to get divorced if it’s your only option?

If a married couple has decided on getting divorced, the process may seem daunting and uncomfortable. However, it can be done efficiently, but there may still be a lot of […]
February 15, 2017

What makes a surety-ship valid?

On 29 May 2015, in the case of Dormell Properties 282 CC v Bamberger, the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) set out the importance of, firstly, expressly pleading a suretyship […]
February 15, 2017

What to do after a car accident?

If a driver of a vehicle, at the time when the vehicle is involved in or contributes to any accident in which any person is killed or injured or suffers […]
February 15, 2017

Co-owning property with someone else: the ups and downs

What is co-ownership? Co-ownership is when one or more people jointly own the same property. In essence, it is when they legally share ownership without dividing the property into physical […]
February 15, 2017

When can spouses get a divorce?

There are only three grounds for divorce, 1. namely the irretrievable breakdown of the marriage; or 2. mental illness or 3. continued unconsciousness of one of the spouses. Examples of […]