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Capacity of a Rehabilitated Insolvent to Deal with Immovable Property

Conveyancers and examiners should take cognizance of the fact that even though an insolvent has been rehabilitated, a right to property acquired by such...
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Law Firm SEO: A 5-Step Guide to Getting More Leads and Clients

Want to attract prospects and land more cases from search engines? Investing in SEO can keep a steady stream of leads flowing into your...
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Update on the Audit of Legal Practitioner Business Accounts

Advisory Notice - 10 May 2024Overview and backgroundThe South African Legal Practice Council Rules (“the Rules”) and Legal Practice Act, No. 28 of 2014...
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Subdivision Vis-À-Vis Sale of Agricultural Land – Conveyancing News

Section 3(a) of the Subdivision of Agricultural Land Act 70 of 1970 (hereinafter referred to as “the Act”) provides that, subject to exclusions contained...
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Unlocking Efficiency: Why Legal Professionals Need Iposi’s Document Management Solutions

In the fast-paced world of legal practice, time is a precious commodity. Every minute spent searching for documents or navigating through cumbersome paperwork is...
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Affect of Sequestration on Immovable Property – Conveyancing News

It often occurs in practice that immovable property is registered in the names of spouses married in community of property to one another, who...
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Building A Kaizen Law Firm (It’s simpler than it sounds)

They say that change is as good as a holiday. So – for most of us - we get our hair coloured or cut and...
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The Road Accident Fund is running out of money – Where it’s all going

South Africa’s Road Accident Fund (RAF) is being bled dry by “suspicious and exorbitant” claims, according to CEO Collins Letsoalo.The RAF reported an R8.43-billion deficit for the 2022/2023...

What’s Your Law Practice’s Value Proposition?

I recently overheard a lawyer explain his practice and I walked away thinking that there was nothing in his description that gave me the...
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The African Legal Tech Job Market – May 2024

As we head into May, what is really happening in the legal tech job market? Why are we not seeing huge growth despite the fact...
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Risk of Mortgaging of Sectional Title Units without Exclusive Use areas – Conveyancing News

More often than not mortgage bonds are registered over a section in a sectional title scheme without also mortgaging the exclusive use areas, which...
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Usufructs and the Calculation of Transfer Duty – Conveyancing News

Introduction The definition of a usufruct is a legal right given by an owner to someone who is not the owner, to use the owner's...