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Schoemanlaw Inc.
Maintenance in respect of a minor child may be claimed at any given time, whether it be through divorce proceedings or through the maintenance court once biology has been...
Schoemanlaw Inc.
When it comes to divorces, things tend to become acrimonious. This could be as a result of one spouse being subjected to verbal, mental, financial and emotional abuse or simply growing apart.
Adams & Adams
When the bonds of marriage are declared irretrievably broken down, there is a myriad of administrative issues that need to be resolved.
Schoemanlaw Inc.
What you need to know about the Accrual System.
Schoemanlaw Inc.
When someone dies the deceased estate is reported to the Master of the High Court ("the Master") and the administration conducted by the executor or masters' representative as the case may be.
Adams & Adams
it often happens that a married person does not understand the legal consequences of their marriage. Even worse, parties to a marriage sometimes only realise afterwards that their marriage...
Schoemanlaw Inc.
When do you need one and what you need to know.
Adams & Adams
Many of us aspire to own our own property. Whether it is to have a place to call home or simply for investment purposes. Raising the funds to buy property,...
Adams & Adams
There is a lot of uncertainties and inconsistencies regarding customary marriages in South Africa. The law around customary marriages continue to be developed on a case by case basis.
Schoemanlaw Inc.
If dealing with the proliferation of financial demands manufactured by the current Lockdown isn't as daunting enough...
Adams & Adams
9 April 2020 saw the extension of lockdown regulations by The Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs for a further two weeks until 30 April 2020.
Adams & Adams
Divorced and separated parents, as well as co-holders of parental rights and responsibilities, such as guardians, have been rolled yet another dice...
ENSafrica
The Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, which has disrupted lives and continues to wreak havoc on the global economy, has seen a sudden and dramatic shift in the way we live.
Adams & Adams
Tommy and Tigger Terry projects the painful reality of divorce through the eyes of a boy thrust in the middle of an ugly tug-of-war.
Schoemanlaw Inc.
A person's last Will and testament, best to refer to as a Will, embodies a representation of all that a person is worth. In a more profound sense,...
ENSafrica
A loud warning has been sounded to those inclined to follow practice rather than the strict letter of the law in divorce matters in Uganda.
Dykes Van Heerden Inc
The above, however, does not apply to marriages between black people married prior to 1988.
Schoemanlaw Inc.
The 30th November 2019 marked the last day for Parliament to rectify the Recognition of Customary Marriages Act No. 120 1998 ("the RCMA")
Adams & Adams
The reality is that children will end up with some sort of "baggage," both during and after the divorce takes place. However, it is up to the parents to determine what the extent of the "baggage"
Schoemanlaw Inc.
Often people are bullied to believe that the breach of a promise to marry may not only be humiliating but may also hold serious financial implications for the guilty party.
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