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about weavind & Weavind

Weavind & Weavind is a dynamic and respected firm of attorneys with a rich tradition dating back to 1905. The firm has consistently rendered outstanding service and has succeeded in combining the old with the new to create a successful and sustainable practice. Weavind & Weavind is proud of its history but believes in looking outward and forward to create value in South Africa and further afield into Africa.

At Weavind & Weavind we believe in creating partnerships with our clients, the broader legal fraternity and the community at large, individuals, big and small companies.

news from our team

“LABOURING” WITH EMPLOYMENT-RELATED MATTERS
Bertus van Heerden
10 July 2019

Labour relations, can be the cause of much stress and irritation in the workplace, not only for the employee but in many instances

WHEN MAY I PULL THE TRIGGER ON AN INTRUDER IN MY HOME?
JC Van Zyl
21 June 2019

Although widely discussed and fairly controversial, the short answer is (quite frankly) almost NEVER.

WHO’S IN THE DRIVER’S SEAT DURING BUSINESS RESCUE?
Jané Foxcroft
10 June 2019

Business rescue proceedings are an alternative (and sometimes popular) option for companies facing insolvency as a result of financial distress.

READING THE AIR
Urlich Fobian
6 March 2019

A Quick Glimpse at the Unwritten Japanese Law of the Work Place for South Africans.

CHUMMED BY A HOLIDAY ACCOMMODATION SCAM – DO I HAVE A LIFELINE?
Riette van der Merwe
28 February 2019

You are online browsing the world wide web in hot pursuit of the ideal holiday accommodation, and behold, you hit the bargain of the year – a spacious beachfront house with a beautiful view…

CAN I STILL BUY A BARGAIN AT A SHERIFF’S AUCTION?
Yolanda Viviers
26 November 2018

In years gone by, the prevailing perception had pretty much always been that prospective property purchasers who acquired property at a Sheriff’s Auction  would be able to purchase a property for a very good price

EVER HEARD OF THE TAKEOVER REGULATION PANEL?
Conrad Dormehl
12 March 2018

Shares in companies change hands on a daily basis. Contracting parties who however adopt the “Bob’s, your Uncle” approach as soon as they’ve settled upon the terms of their agreement and proceeded to sign

SO, YOU HAVE A GREAT IDEA? REGISTER A PATENT! OR MAYBE NOT.
Gerhard van Biljon
6 April 2018

So you have a great idea which can seemingly make you millions and you wish to take steps to protect your intellectual property?  The first step which springs to mind is generally to “patent your idea.” 

CAN GRAN AND GRANDAD TAKE UP THE LEGAL RESPONSIBILITY OF RAISING MY MINOR CHILD
Michele Uys
8 May 2018

A typical scenario can be outlined as follows:
“Dad is mentally ill and resides in a mental institution whilst mom is nowhere to be found and her last whereabouts unknown. Will granny and grandad…

POSSIBLE PITFALLS OF RENTING YOUR PROPERTY AS AN AIRBnB IN S.A.
Niel Cloete
4 June 2018

Modern technology has made it possible for travellers to book the best, most convenient or luxurious accommodation in various cities across the world. Well-known electronic applications such as LekkerSlaap, Airbnb, Uber and TripAdvisor

SMOKERS TAKE NOTE
Monica Mahlangu
22 June 2018

On The 9th of May 2018, the Minister of Health, Dr. Aaron Motsoaledi published a draft Bill relating to the Control of Tobacco products and electronic delivery systems (also known as e-cigarettes).

THE “FIT FOR PURPOSE” STANDARD IN DESIGN-BUILD CONTRACTS
Danielle de Bruyn
21 August 2018

If you’re a building contractor, you would in all probability have come across the so-called “fit for purpose” standard in contracts entered into by yourself. It is however fairly evident that contracting parties do not necessarily

“LABOURING” WITH EMPLOYMENT-RELATED MATTERS
Bertus van Heerden
10 July 2019

Labour relations, can be the cause of much stress and irritation in the workplace, not only for the employee but in many instances

WHEN MAY I PULL THE TRIGGER ON AN INTRUDER IN MY HOME?
JC Van Zyl
21 June 2019

Although widely discussed and fairly controversial, the short answer is (quite frankly) almost NEVER.

WHO’S IN THE DRIVER’S SEAT DURING BUSINESS RESCUE?
Jané Foxcroft
10 June 2019

Business rescue proceedings are an alternative (and sometimes popular) option for companies facing insolvency as a result of financial distress.

READING THE AIR
Urlich Fobian
6 March 2019

A Quick Glimpse at the Unwritten Japanese Law of the Work Place for South Africans.

CHUMMED BY A HOLIDAY ACCOMMODATION SCAM – DO I HAVE A LIFELINE?
Riette van der Merwe
28 February 2019

You are online browsing the world wide web in hot pursuit of the ideal holiday accommodation, and behold, you hit the bargain of the year – a spacious beachfront house with a beautiful view…

CAN I STILL BUY A BARGAIN AT A SHERIFF’S AUCTION?
Yolanda Viviers
26 November 2018

In years gone by, the prevailing perception had pretty much always been that prospective property purchasers who acquired property at a Sheriff’s Auction  would be able to purchase a property for a very good price