Your Will: Words for the wise

Your will has been drawn up, witnessed and safely filed with your executor or financial planner. Signed, sealed and delivered. Or maybe not. As is the case with most legal documents, the language you use when you draft a will can have a significant effect Read More

Arrested and your rights

Whether it happens to you, your partner, a family member or friend, arrest is scary. It’s vitally important that you know what to do, and, more importantly, what not to do when you have been arrested. After you are arrested there are seven things you Read More

Violent protest is against the law

Can you believe that 560 protests have taken place in Gauteng between 1 April and 10 May this year? Yes, South Africa has become the ‘protest capital’ of the world! According to the police as many as 40 protests were violent! Although everyone has the Read More

Getting hitched?

It’s probably the last thing you would want to think of, while you’re planning a beautiful wedding, but don’t forget to sort out your Ante-nuptial Contract before you get married. We’ve compiled a quick summary of the 3 matrimonial systems in South Africa. In community Read More