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February 5, 2014

PROPERTY: TROUBLE WITH TRUSTS

“The best time to buy a home is always five years ago” (Ray Brown)  Whether or not 2014 lives up to the forecasts of accelerating strength […]
February 5, 2014

BUSINESS BUYERS: DON’T DROP THIS BALL!

Before you buy any business, its goodwill or its assets, take legal advice as to whether or not the sale must first be advertised in terms […]
February 5, 2014

A TOP-DOWN LOOK AT USUFRUCT

Whether planning your estate, or accommodating your parents or children; usufruct is a useful tool for giving someone possession without having to give them ownership. Usufruct, […]
January 14, 2014

PROPERTY BUYERS: A R25m CAUTIONARY TALE

Property can be a great investment.  Just be sure to do your homework, and seek professional advice, before you buy. The R25 million damages claim Take […]
January 14, 2014

TENANT AND LANDLORD: WHAT ARE YOUR RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS?

Sandra would like to move into her own place but like many people she is unsure what a lease is and what responsibilities it will place […]
January 14, 2014

SALE OF IMMOVABLE PROPERTY AND THE NATIONAL CREDIT ACT

It often happens during a sale of immovable property that the parties agree to a deferred payment of the purchase price. The purchaser will then pay […]
January 14, 2014

SLOW DOWN THERE, SPEEDY

It’s a classic scenario: Mandie is cruising along at 31 km/h over the speed limit in an attempt to keep up with the rest of the […]
December 3, 2013

BUSINESS RESCUE: ARE SURETIES AT RISK?

“With surety stronger than Achilles’ arm” (Shakespeare) Creditors of a company in business rescue can, per a recent High Court decision, still sue the sureties.  Although […]
December 3, 2013

ALCOHOL AND YOUR EMPLOYEES: A TOXIC MIX WITH A TWIST OF LAW

The “Silly Season” is upon us, and as always alcohol will play a big part in many of the festivities. But as a responsible employer what […]
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