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 […]
November 1, 2018

How do I register a trust?

A trust is a legally recognized means through which rights attached to property ownership can be separated and transferred; a concept whereby the control and benefit to or enjoyment of […]
November 1, 2018

Can I avoid a drawn-out legal battle when I get divorced?

This article gives a brief overview of the normal divorce procedure, and how the procedure differs if the parties are able to reach an agreement before even issuing a summons […]
November 1, 2018

Can trustees ban your pet in a sectional title scheme?

Problems around the ownership of pets are common amongst owners of sectional title properties, but while laws may be imposed by the trustees of the bodies corporate, the requirement for […]