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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.
SWVG Inc.
In present-day South Africa, it is becoming increasingly popular for two unmarried individuals to live together as a couple.
Abrahams & Gross Inc.
This means that one joint estate belongs to both spouses in equal undivided shares.
Hammond Pole
A contested divorce can be contested on various aspects.
Abrahams & Gross Inc.
In the last few decades we have seen rising divorce rates and an increase in children growing up in two separate households, leaving parents bewildered and uncertain.
Tonkin Clacey Pretoria
Where a deceased dies testate or intestate and certain of the testate or intestate heirs elect to renounce their right to the inheritance,
Abrahams & Gross Inc.
Divorce is traumatic and life-changing. In its aftermath, an important consideration is your plans for the future relating to your Will and Estate, along with any policies you may have in place.
Schoemanlaw Inc.
Traditionally, unmarried natural mothers have enjoyed a particular privilege over unmarried natural fathers in terms of the recognition of their parental responsibilities and rights.
Dykes Van Heerden Inc
Unfortunately, we often encounter divorce orders where the immovable property is dealt with in very little or no detail.
Gerhold & Van Wyk Attorneys
The importance of an antenuptial contract, or ANC as it is often called, cannot be overstated.
Abrahams & Gross Inc.
This obligation persists until the child becomes self-supporting.
Abrahams & Gross Inc.
The Convention aims to secure the return of the child or children to South Africa.
Schoemanlaw Inc.
Prenuptial stuprum does not constitute the annulment of a marriage; similarly, impotence and sterility does not constitute the annulment of a marriage.
Tonkin Clacey Pretoria
For many years South African courts have been faced with complex issues regarding the legal status of marriages solemnized in terms of Muslim rites, and even more so when it came
Tonkin Clacey Pretoria
From a registration perspective the aforesaid holds a fixed practice which must be applied uniformly.
Wedlake Bell
Since 1 June 2015, parents travelling to South Africa with a child under the age of 18 must, in addition to producing a valid passport and (where required) a valid visa for the child, also produce a full, unabridged birth certificate as proof of parenthood.
Millers
Have you ever wondered whether a simple hand written (last minute) will may not do the thing instead of all the legal jargon and formalities?
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