June 4, 2021

WHO IS RESPONSIBLE FOR A CHILD’S WELLBEING?

By operation of law, the liability to maintain someone is based on three factors: firstly, the claimant’s inability to support himself or herself; secondly, his or her relationship […]
June 4, 2021

WORKING FROM HOME CAN WORK FOR YOU

As the old adage goes, change is as good as a holiday. But the way that the novel coronavirus has shaken up the world we live […]
June 4, 2021

WHEN IS A CONSUMER ENTITLED TO A REFUND?

Despite tough economic circumstances amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, shops continue to advertise big sales, discounts, and promotional offers. Whether it is Black Friday, Boxing Day, or just an end-of-season sale, […]
June 1, 2021

THE CONDICTIO INDEBITI: THE EXCUSABLE MISTAKE

South African law makes provision for the fact that a person should, in principle, be entitled to institute an action for restitution where their estate was impoverished without justification. […]
April 30, 2021

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 […]
April 6, 2021

HIT AND RUN MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENTS

The reality of motor vehicles accidents is that parties to the accident sometimes flee the scene of the accident without identifying themselves or their vehicles. Arguably, […]
January 29, 2021

RECONSIDERING SELF DEFENCE

Private defence, which is commonly and more narrowly referred to as self-defence, is probably the first type of defence you will come across in your life, […]
January 29, 2021

EXCLUSIONARY CLAUSES IN HOSPITAL CONTRACTS

The CPA contains certain outright prohibitions on the terms that can appear in contracts, the so-called “blacklist items”. Section 5(1) of the Act provides that a […]
December 1, 2020

HAVE YOU HIRED THE WRONG PERSON FOR THE JOB?

When a company grows, the number of employees grows too and while this is an exciting venture, the pressure to fill new positions may lead recruiters […]
We use cookies to improve your experience on our website. By continuing to browse, you agree to our use of cookies
X