5 WAYS TO SAVE ON LEGAL COSTS

Written by Cherise Hansen on April 24th, 2012. Posted in consumer protection, contracts, legal costs, legal rights

MP900438505Like death and taxes, at some stage a visit to an attorney’s office, will be unavoidable.

Why do most people try to avoid attorneys?

Simple! The legal costs!

So – what can you do to save on legal costs?

This article will attempt to provide you with practical ways in which to manage your business which may ultimately minimise the legal costs which you will incur when you have to make that long-awaited visit to your attorney.

ACT NOW OR RISK YOUR SHAREHOLDERS AGREEMENT BEING VOID

Written by Cherise Hansen on April 12th, 2012. Posted in companies, Companies Act, memorandum of incorporation, shareholders, shareholders agreements

MP900178825The new Companies Act (“Act”) came into effect on the 1 May 2011.

In order to be compliant with the Act, companies will have to carefully study its memorandum and articles of association and shareholder’s agreement and ensure that it is amended so that it complies with the Act.

LIVING TOGETHER? WHAT IT MEANS FOR YOU!

Written by Cherise Hansen on April 5th, 2012. Posted in cohabitation, cohabitation agreements, living together, marriage, seperation

MP900262475In South Africa, more couples are choosing to live together instead of getting married. Although not married, you pool resources, contribute to the joint household and often purchase assets together.

You often build an estate together. It may be that you have children together and that one of you choose to be a “stay at home parent” whilst the other is the breadwinner. So what happens now when the relationship sours?

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