September 1, 2020

FAST FORWARD YOUR PROPERTY TRANSFER

Buying a house is a big decision, one in which the buyer will have invested numerous hours of research, planning and careful consideration. It makes sense then that a buyer would want […]
September 1, 2020

BUYING PROPERTY THAT FITS YOUR CHARACTER

Contrary to popular belief, while price is a strong determining factor in whether you are able to afford a home, the property value has little impact on […]
July 31, 2020

CANCELLING A LEASE AGREEMENT DURING COVID-19

2020 has been an unpredictable year, to say the least. Each new week seems to hold its own uncertainties and concerns. In such times, it is […]
July 31, 2020

UNDERSTANDING THE DEBT REVIEW PROCESS

In these difficult economic circumstances, you may find yourself in a position where you are unable to pay your debt. The National Credit Act makes provision […]
July 31, 2020

THE ECONOMIC IMPACT OF THE PANDEMIC

A business interruption insurance policy typically caters for a decrease in turnover or profit (depending on the type of cover); an increase in operating expenses and […]
July 31, 2020

THE FUTURE UNKNOWN

While the true effect of the lockdown will only be evident in a few months’ time, once the dust has settled around the re-opening of the economy, […]
July 3, 2020

ARE SMART CONTRACTS THE SMART SOLUTION?

Smart contracts are agreements that self-execute without any human intervention when the conditions, as specified in digital form, are met. Blockchain, a decentralised digital ledger that […]
July 3, 2020

TYING THE KNOT, NO MATTER YOUR BELIEFS

Post-1994, the lawmakers in South Africa have attempted to be inclusive of religion and gender, by passing the Recognition of Customary Marriages Act 120 of 1998, allowing […]
July 3, 2020

NO MORE DRINKS AFTER WORK

During March 2020, the South African Cabinet approved the National Road Traffic Amendment Bill (“the Bill”) for submission to Parliament. The Bill proposes amendments to the […]
July 3, 2020

FAKE NEWS, REAL DAMAGES

In the digital age, information is everywhere. At the click of a button a message can travel across oceans in the time it takes to blink. […]