TO MEDIATE OR TO LITIGATE? THAT IS THE QUESTION!

TO MEDIATE OR TO LITIGATE? THAT IS THE QUESTION!

To Mediate or to Litigate? That is the Question! Litigation is often the first route that parties take when a dispute arises. It is often pursued when it is evident that the other party does not wish to...

BEWARE OF SIGNING A SURETYSHIP AGREEMENT

A suretyship agreement involves three parties: a principal debtor (A), a creditor (B) and a surety (C). The agreement works in essence as follows: B loans A an amount of money and should A be unable to pay...

LIFE PODCAST SERIES: ANYE JANSEN VAN RENSBURG

SPICE4LIFE’s LIFE Series podcast tells the stories of local citizens working in a variety of fields, highlighting both the ordinary and the celebrity, the typical and atypical careers. Anye Jansen van...

“WITHOUT PREJUDICE” LETTERS IN NEGOTIATIONS

It has become an accepted practice that when parties attempt a settlement they would mark the written negotiations “without prejudice”. The law promotes and protects parties who wish to settle their...

What Is A Lien?

A service provider can in some instances retain your property to secure payment for the services rendered. For example your vehicle goes in for repairs at a service garage and the service garage can refuse to...