June 29, 2018

A cuppa with Owen

What gets you up in the morning? The promise of a new day… If you were a movie, what movie genre would you be? A Thriller… […]
June 21, 2018

The enduring saga of Land Reform and Expropriation

In April 2018, the Joint Constitutional Review Committee of Parliament called for written public submissions on the review of Section 25 of the Constitution of the Republic […]
June 21, 2018

Without Prejudice Admissions May Interrupt Prescription

The provisions of the Prescription Act 68 of 1969 (“the Act”) are remarkably succinct and accessible to the general public, however, it is this brevity that […]
June 21, 2018

Voetstoots Clauses and Consumer Protection

In the process of trying to ascertain a home or any other property of significant value, one might come across the common law term “voetstoots”, whether […]
May 18, 2018

‘SARS says its Bit on Crypto’

After lengthy speculation by tax experts and insightful utterances by senior South African Revenue Services (‘SARS’) staffers, the SARS has finally resolved to release a media […]
May 18, 2018

Case update: As a Business Rescue Practitioner, what is the ranking of your claim in Business Rescue Proceedings that have failed?

Business Rescue Proceedings were introduced into our law by the Companies Act, 71 of 2008. South African companies that are financially distressed or that have been […]
May 18, 2018

Renouncing your benefit from a Will: What are the Consequences.

Any person nominated to receive an inheritance, whether it arises from a will or by virtue of the laws of intestate succession, may choose either to […]
May 18, 2018

Understanding the Intricacies of Project Financing

Introduction: Project Financing is a form of non-traditional lending whereby funds are provided for the development and/or exploitation of a particular asset-based project or natural resource […]
April 19, 2018

Alterations to Townhouses and Duplexes

Introduction Property lawyers often use the phrase: ‘bind successors in title’. Simply put, this phrase connotes the idea that certain positive actions performed on one’s property […]