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Labour relations, can be the cause of much stress and irritation in the workplace, not only for the employee but in many instancesread more
Business rescue proceedings are an alternative (and sometimes popular) option for companies facing insolvency as a result of financial distress.read more
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…read more
Very often parties to an agreement are so interested in “just doing the deal”, that they fail to consider the tax implications thoroughly. In this context, local suppliers come under increasing pressure to levy VAT at the zero-rateread more
I am sure that anyone reading this article should remember the above nursery rhyme from their childhood, whilst others may have more recent practice in singing it to their own children. This song, first published as far back as 1852read more
Did you know that it’s possible to enforce civil judgments in South Africa, regardless of the fact that they may have been obtained in another country? If you’ve recently obtained judgment against a debtor in a foreign country who hasread more
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 TripAdvisorread more
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 priceread more
It was Jimmy Dean who once said that “I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination”. For the legal profession, the winds of change have certainly arrived and, inevitably, it is time to adjust to the change.read more
I HAVE BEEN ARRESTED FOR; AND CHARGED WITH A “TRIVIAL” AND NONVIOLENT CRIME, NOW WHAT?
JC van Zyl
25 October 2018
For the unfortunate few who may have been exposed to criminal charges, incarceration and then (most likely) an inevitable criminal record, diversion is, for the ill-fated few, a legal innovation which offers a proverbial fresh-start.read more
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 necessarilyread more