December 6, 2018

WHAT IS THE PROCESS OF ADOPTION?

The adoption process is regulated in South Africa by the Children’s Act 38 of 2005 (“the Act”). Adoption is one of the ways to help give abandoned minors a permanent or […]
December 6, 2018

MY TENANT FAILED TO PAY RENT: CAN I KICK HIM OUT?

If your tenant has failed to pay his or her rent, it can be tempting to simply kick them out yourself and change the locks. However, do so would be […]
December 6, 2018

THE CANNABIS JUDGMENT: IS IT LEGAL NOW?

Cannabis has historically been criminalised in South Africa. It has, until recently, been a criminal offence to possess, cultivate or use cannabis. However, this position has been drastically altered by […]
November 14, 2018

Guidelines for Buyers & Sellers

The biggest investment (and most costly) in most people’s life is probably property. For some this can be a complicated and confusing legal transaction. Selling your property is just as […]
November 1, 2018

Summary of the companies amendment bill, 2018

The Department of Trade and Industry published the Companies Amendment Bill, 2018 (hereinafter referred to as the “Bill”) on 21 September 2018 for public comment until 20 November 2018.  The […]