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Business, Finance, Practice, Property, Comments. Lighten Up and so many more thoughts shared by Dr Daan Steenkamp from Daan Steenkamp Attorneys in Pietermaritzburg.

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Daan’s Snippets November 2018/24

With pleasure - In 1985 I was hired as a conveyancer and was stuck into Groot Dries’ agency conveyancing practice. Learning to collaborate was the...
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Daan’s Snippets June 2018/07

Economy - Can you remember when the Reserve Bank first had a go at VBS Mutual Bank? There were cries of racism (the Reserve Bank,...
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Daan’s Snippets June 2018/08

Economy - Earlier in the year we were treated to predictions of anything between 1.8 – 2.1% economic growth in South Africa. Good news, by...
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Daan’s Snippets November 2018/23

I have a friend who collects strange friends. Several of them are involved in MMA and such. They ride Harleys, sport tattoos, carry (in...
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Daan’s Snippets April 2018/02

Economic review - There are a number of signals that our economy is picking up. One of them, significant for the likes of I, is...
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Daan’s Snippets May 2018/06

Economy - Can Gordhan sell SAA off or close it down? Leich (Daily Maverick) opines no. Who would buy a terminally ill airline? For...
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Daan’s Snippets July 2018/10

Order without law: ADR - Universities, in the past, taught on the assumption that litigation is the primary method of dispute resolution. This mindset is...
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Daan’s Snippets – The struggle between lust of dominion

Economy - Warren Buffet has likened Bitcion to rat poison squared. One buys Bitcoin in the expectation that a rising price will be created as...
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Daan’s Snippets April 2018/04

Economic review - Faust made a deal with the devil: so too, it is said, did the USA in the Bretton Woods agreement; upon which...
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Daan’s Snippets July 2018/12

Economic review - The Rand has plummeted against the US dollar of late: understandably if one considers the poor performance of our retail stocks of...