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March 26, 2020

COVID-19 outbreak – contingency measures

Dear valued client, As you are aware, we are currently facing an unprecedented pandemic in light of the outbreak of the Covid-19 virus. On 23 March […]
February 3, 2020

It’s not all fun and games with holiday homes

Finding a holiday home isn’t as simple as choosing your favourite holiday spot and packing your bags. With the festive season around the corner, the urge to buy a holiday […]
February 3, 2020

How to improve employment relationships

For a business to grow, it is ideal to remember that your team consists of more than just you and your needs. An employment relationship is […]
February 3, 2020

Steps that lead to competitive intelligence

Your business may not be the only one in its industry but that does not mean it should not be one of the best. Researching, learning, […]
February 3, 2020

5 Ways to improve supply chain management

Supply chain management is the flow that businesses follow when planning, creating and executing their product. This begins at obtaining the product’s raw materials and carrying […]
January 30, 2020

Should South Africa allow a right of appeal from Small Claims Court?

The Constitution of the Republic of South Africa (“the Constitution”) does not explicitly provide for a right of appeal from a Small Claims Court judgment. However, […]
January 30, 2020

Freedom of defamation is not a thing

It is correct that one has the right to freedom of expression, but it is important to remember that this right is limited. When one oversteps […]
January 30, 2020

The responsibility of the employer

As a point of departure, the doctrine of vicarious liability means that the employer is held liable for the wrongful acts or omission of its employees. […]
January 30, 2020

Stay ahead of the game with these documents

If you can believe it, we are already at the end of January. With all the beginning-of-year struggles and excitement, there is something to keep in […]
December 13, 2019

A brief overview of parole in South Africa

Bob Hewitt a former South African tennis star, has recently made headlines again after his failed bid to be released on parole. Hewitt was initially granted […]
December 13, 2019

Has your braai been approved?

Every HOA has applicable building guidelines which are stipulated in a Constitution or Memorandum of Incorporation (“MOI”) which every homeowner should be made aware of, read […]
December 13, 2019

Guilty on the charge of…spanking

The ruling stems from a South Gauteng High Court matter where the Court ruled, in October 2017, that the common law defence of “reasonable and moderate […]
December 13, 2019

When can I claim constructive dismissal?

Constructive dismissal is defined as a situation in the workplace, created by the employer, that renders the continuation of the employment relationship intolerable to the extent […]
November 12, 2019

Identification parades: Fair or unfair?

The cautionary approach is effectively summed up in the case of S v Mthetwa where the presiding officer noted that the honesty of the identifying witness […]
November 12, 2019

The (high) rise of the sectional title

Where starter homes in quiet suburbs used to be the norm when it came to first buys for working professionals and young couples, it seems like […]
November 12, 2019

A two-way street that ensures a reliable investment

Investing in a property can be one of the best decisions you make. It is also one of the investments you need to consider most carefully […]
November 12, 2019

Your home away from home

Finding a holiday home isn’t as simple as choosing your favourite holiday spot and packing your bags. With the festive season around the corner, the urge […]
October 16, 2019


Although many celebrities have spoken of how they intend to move to South Africa, the real influence that tourism has on the rental market is a […]
October 16, 2019


It takes less than 10 seconds to form a first impression of someone. In fact, behavioural scientists believe that we have a seven-second window period to […]
October 16, 2019


A shareholders’ agreement sets out how a private company should be operated and regulates the various shareholders’ rights and obligations. It is therefore important that a […]