January 22, 2018

Divorced stay at home parent

Are you recently divorced and a stay at home parent? Know your rights and get what you deserve! In South African law, section 7(2) of the […]
January 22, 2018

How to evict an illegal tenant

Landlords who have tenants that they believe are occupying their premises illegally may not forcefully remove such tenants. The Prevention of Illegal Eviction from and Unlawful […]
November 20, 2017

Removing an unpaying tenant

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, […]
November 20, 2017

What happens if I die without a will?

Attorneys often emphasise the fact that you should have a will drawn up and revise it regularly in order to facilitate the administration of your possessions […]
September 20, 2017

Should I draft a will?

A mother who has always wanted her daughter to inherit her diamond engagement ring may never get her wish granted if she dies without leaving a […]
September 20, 2017

The risk of EFT fraud when selling a car

Electronic Funds Transfers, better known as EFTs, have become a popular payment method in South Africa, accepted by many in lieu of cash or cheque payments. […]
September 12, 2017

Do it NOW, for LATER

Imagine being able to control the future, just by signing a few documents with your attorney now? Get it done sooner, because the dreaded future could […]
July 11, 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 […]
July 11, 2017

What are mutual wills?

The most general mutual will is that of a married couple. This does not mean, however, that the estates are joined and that the Testator and […]
May 10, 2017

Who is liable for the damages in a car accident?

What will happen to my vehicle after I have been involved in a motor vehicle accident and who will be responsible for the damages? Over and […]