Website of the Month: Don’t Stress this Silly Season!
Employers: Don’t Miss Your Employment Equity Report Deadline!
A “Running Down” Damages Claim – Elite Athlete v Happy Snapper
Generational Wealth Planning - To Your Children and Beyond!
Selling Property this Festive Season: The Tax Angle
Website of the Month: Turn Customer Complaints into Compliments with the HEART System
If the Municipality Rejects Your Building Plans, Consider PAJA
Your Employee Reaches Retirement Age and Wants to Keep Working – What Should You Do?
It’s Wedding Season – Three Questions to Ask Before You Marry
Bond Clauses: Beware the Deadlines!
Website of the Month: Four Key Areas in Your Strategic Planning
Dismissed for Criticising a Mine’s “No High Heels in the Workplace” Rule
Creditors: How to Secure Your Claim with a Notarial Bond
Why You Should Sign a Power of Attorney Before You Emigrate or Travel
Building in Security Estates: The ‘Persuasive Sting’ of Penalty Levies
Website of the Month: Seven Steps to Becoming a Successful Landlord
It’s Not Simple to Sell a House in Execution (Even if a Trust Owns It)
Heigh Ho, Heigh Ho, It’s Off to Court We Go – But What are the Costs of Suing?
Owning Property Jointly – The Rewards, The Risks, and The Remedy
Your Will Can’t Wait: The Tragic Case of a Mother Who Took Too Long
Website of the Month: Solar Power and the Insurance Risk
Fired for Off-Duty CBD Oil Use and Cannabis Smoking
The Trouble with Family Loans: A R540,000 Lesson
Directors – When Are They Personally Liable?
12 Questions to Ask Before You Sign That Deed of Sale
Website of the Month: Don’t Let Hybrid Work Break Your Company Culture!
Verbal Agreements – Not Much Good, But Lots of Bad and Ugly
Bodies Corporate: Forcing Access to Units, and Round Robin Resolutions
Trusts on Divorce: Are You Stuck with an Ex-Spouse as Trustee?
Buying and Selling Property: Who Pays What Costs?
Website of the Month: Are Your Passwords in the Green?
Tax Freedom Day 2022: The Day We Stopped Working for Government
New Ruling on Divorce Assets: How Does it Affect You?
Landlords: Zoning Law Contravention Could Invalidate Your Lease
The “Great Resignation” is Upon Us – Know the Law!
Website of the Month: 3 Things the Most Productive People Do Every Day
Beware The Badly Worded Bond Clause!
Don’t Just Leave Your Loved Ones Assets – Leave Them a Legacy!
Workplace Harassment: The New Code in a Nutshell
Property Owners: Your Rates Could Quadruple for Unauthorised Land Use
Your Website of the Month: The 9 Key Points of Making a Difficult Decision
What Can You Do When Someone Close to You Has No Control Over Their Spending?
Exemption Clauses and Thieving Employees: Can You Sue (or Be Sued)?
Don’t Accidentally Disqualify Your Chosen Heirs from Inheriting!
Property Owner and Body Corporate Liable After Child’s Electrocution?
Your Website of the Month: How to Avoid Falling Victim to a “Tinder Swindler”
Debtor Not Paying? Consider a Liquidation Application
Effective 1 March 2022: New Earnings Threshold and National Minimum Wage
Fired For Moonlighting
3 Steps to Buying Your First House
Website of the Month: The Mental Battle of Running a Small Business in Lockdown Level 3
POPIA’s Deadline is 30 June 2021 – Ignore the “Fake Headlines” But Start Planning!
Our Brave New World: Using Zoom for Retrenchment Consultations
Directors and Business Rescue in the Time of COVID-19
Electronic Signatures in Property and Other Transactions
Websites of the Month: Why and How to Encourage Whistleblowing in Your Workplace
Property Subsidence: New Law, Strict Liability and Ubuntu
Lockdown Admission of Guilt Fines – The Criminal Record Risk
The Pandemic and Business Interruption Cover – Can You Claim?
Property: Green Shoots, Agent’s Commission and Fidelity Fund Certificates
Website of the Month: Protecting Yourself from SIM-swap Fraud
Options to Renew Leases – Risks for Landlords and Tenants
Buying a Business? Make Sure the Seller Publishes Notice of the Sale
Directors, Trustees: Can You Hold Your AGMs and General Meetings on Zoom?
Property: Don’t Pay Double Commission!
Website of the Month: Don’t Lose Your House Because of a Lockdown Layoff!
Friends and Lovers: Before You Lend Out Your Car...
Home Businesses - Is Yours Legal?
Landlords and Tenants: Alert Level 1 and the New Eviction Rules
Is Your Will Valid?
Website of the Month: Looking Good on Zoom
Collecting Maintenance in Hard Times – Threaten Jail Time
POPIA: A Practical 4-Step Action Plan for your Business
Does Your Dog Bite? Your (Substantial) Risk Remains
Parking Bay Disputes – Enforcing Complex Rules
Your Festive Season Websites: Safe Holidays, Dodging the Dangers, and Now For Something Completely Different!
Cannabis in the Workplace: Can You Dismiss?
Grandparents – When Must You Pay Maintenance?
What Must You Prove to Remove a Trustee?
Before You Buy or Sell Property this Festive Season…
Your Website of the Month: Starting a Business in 2021
Life Partners – You Still Need a Will and a Cohabitation Agreement!
Don’t Fall Victim to a Ponzi Scheme in 2021!
Workplace Bullying - Can You Claim Constructive Dismissal?
Building a Home in 2021: The Dangers of Not Being NHBRC Compliant
Your Website of the Month: A Month-by-Month Personal Financial Planner for 2021
Suing a Debtor – Make Sure Your Victory Isn’t a Hollow One
Be Prepared for The Cost of Dying
Buying a Property: Check the Seller’s Marital Status!
Arrest and a Criminal Record for Not Wearing a Mask
Your Website of the Month: From Scenarios to Strategy – Use Business “Wind Tunneling”
New National Minimum Wage and Earnings Thresholds From 1 March 2021
Landlords: Can You Cut Electricity to Collect Arrears or Evict?
Can Employees Resign to Dodge Disciplinary Hearings?
Buying and Selling Property: Nine Important Questions
Your Website of the Month: Train Your Brain to Unlock Creativity and Innovation
Domestic Workers and Employers: The New Injury and Illness Cover Explained
When Company Directors and Shareholders Come to Blows….
Can an Employee Who Refuses Vaccination be Fired?
Who Gets the House on Divorce?
Your Website of the Month: Protecting Yourself and Your Business in Flu Season 2021
Extended: The Rights of Grieving Parents to Choose Burial After Pregnancy Loss
Companies: Are Restraints of Trade Valid in a Time of Covid?
Employers: Beware the “Casual Worker” Myth!
Landlord Liable for a Tragic “Freak” Flood Drowning
Your Website of the Month: Teamwork Tips from My Octopus Teacher
Can You Change Your Marital Regime After Marriage?
Dismissed: The Butcher Who Went to Work With COVID-19
When Bond Clauses Sink Sales
11 POPIA Questions to Ask Yourself Before 30 June 2021
Your Website of the Month: How to Plan and Hold Virtual Board Meetings
Bodies Corporate: Before You Sequestrate to Recover Arrears…
R4m Damages for a Workplace Sexual Assault
Spousal Maintenance After Divorce and the “Clean Break” Principle
Buying Property from a Company – Should You Buy the Shares or the House?
Your Websites of the Month: Measure and Maximise Your Business Creativity
Directors, Creditors - Do Personal Suretyships Survive Business Rescue?
Noisy Neighbours – Your Rights, and Buyers Beware!
Violence and Looting – Can You Sue SAPS?
Employee Looting and Strike Violence: When Is Dismissal Fair?
Your Website of the Month: Start a New Business Fast and Lean
Don’t Risk Consequential “Loss of Profits” Damages: Check Your Contracts and Insurance!
A Million Rand Warning: Act When Employees Reach Retirement Age
Eviction Refused – Landowners, Unlawful Occupiers and the “Just and Equitable” Test
Estate Planning and Wills: A Checklist to Protect Your Family
Your Website of the Month: The Best Age to Launch a Successful Startup Is…
What SARS Says About Crypto Assets and Tax
Employers - Walking the “Compulsory Covid-19 Jab” Tightrope
South Africans - Don’t Lose Your Own Citizenship When You Apply for Another!
Property Sellers: Why, How and When to Choose Your Own Conveyancer
Your Website of the Month: New – How to Renew Your Car Licence Disc Online
Unmarried Parents: A New ‘Notice of Birth’ Ruling for Fathers, with 3 Surname Choices
Exemption Clauses in Contracts – Fine Print Can Void Them
Fired for a Racist Facebook Post
Community Scheme Disputes and the Ombud’s Powers to Resolve Them
Thank you for your support in 2021
Your Website of the Month: How to Find and Remove Spyware from Your Cellphone
PAIA Manuals and the 31 December 2021 Deadline: Crying Wolf Again, or Real This Time?
Don’t Let Delays in the Master’s Office Leave Your Family in Financial Distress
When Can a Shop Be Sued for Damages If a Customer Falls?
Selling Your Home: How to be Lucky this Holiday Season
Happy New Year
Your Website of the Month: How to Cope with Pandemic Stress as A Small Business Owner
A Victim of Sexual Harassment Must Report It “Immediately”
Divorce: Claiming Interim Maintenance and a Contribution to Legal Costs
Directors at War: Terminating Email Access
Can Your Tenant Claim a Lockdown Rental Remission?
Your Website of the Month: How to Smash Your Goals in 2022 (Even If It Is Already February)
Budget 2022: The Minister of Finance Wants to Hear from You!
Using the New Cybercrimes Act to Protect Yourself
When Does Attendance at a Rugby Match Trigger a Dismissal from Employment?
Why Life Partners Still Need Cohabitation Agreements and Wills
How the Property Practitioners Act Affects You as a Property Seller, Buyer, Landlord or Tenant from 1 February