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LegalBriefs

PGPS Attorneys Pietermaritzburg LegalBrief Birth Registrations

Unmarried parents: a new ‘notice of birth’ ruling for fathers, with 3 surname choices

“Whilst the Act no longer uses the term “illegitimate child” this is implied by the...
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PGPS Attorneys Pietermaritzburg LegalBrief Exemption Clauses

Exemption clauses in contracts – fine print can void them

“… he did not think that he was binding himself ‘to all sorts of fine...
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PGPS Attorneys Pietermaritzburg LegalBrief Facebook Post

Fired for a racist Facebook post

“The seriousness and gravity of offences involving racism and racial hatred cannot be over-emphasised. Employers...
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PGPS Attorneys Pietermaritzburg LegalBrief Community Scheme Disputes

Community scheme disputes and the ombud’s powers to resolve them

“[The Ombud} has been given wide inquisitorial powers whereby such disputes can be resolved as...
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WHAT SARS SAYS ABOUT CRYPTO ASSETS AND TAX

“The future of money is digital currency” (Bill Gates) If you are thinking of buying...
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SOUTH AFRICANS – DON’T LOSE YOUR OWN CITIZENSHIP WHEN YOU APPLY FOR ANOTHER!

“… it cannot be said as the applicant suggests that the loss of citizenship takes...
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EMPLOYERS – WALKING THE “COMPULSORY COVID-19 JAB” TIGHTROPE

“Employers should find a reasonable resolution that accommodates all parties where employees refuse to be...
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PGPS LegalBrief Property News Litigation Tax

PROPERTY SELLERS: WHY, HOW AND WHEN TO CHOOSE YOUR OWN CONVEYANCER

“A great deal is at stake in the transfer of fixed property. It is generally...
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DON’T RISK CONSEQUENTIAL “LOSS OF PROFITS” DAMAGES: CHECK YOUR CONTRACTS AND INSURANCE!

“Consequential Loss: This is loss not directly caused by the insured event, but is an...
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