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The Intricancies of Child Custody in South Africa

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Many people have come across or at least know homes headed by a single parent. Some amongst us were raised in such homes.

While most may believe that the ideal situation would a family home where both parents are present - side by side taking care of the family, there are several life challenges which often result in this not being realised.

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Posted by Cor van Deventer on Wednesday, October 6, 2021 Views: 233

 

The 8 in Section 8 – Acts of Insolvency

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When an entity cannot pay the debts they owe as and when they become due, or where their liabilities exceed their assets, such party is considered insolvent in South African law.

In the latter case this effectively means, even if the party were to liquidate all their assets to settle liabilities, it would still not be enough.

Declaration of insolvency status is done by the Courts.

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Posted by Cor van Deventer on Tuesday, October 5, 2021 Views: 255

 

Sick Leave and COVID-19 – A Guide For Employers

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It has taken a lot of regulatory intervention to help contain the effects of the ravaging COVID-19 pandemic, especially in the labour market. This is because at no point in recent times has there been a single phenomenon that has simultaneously crippled economic activity throughout the world. Additionally, what has exacerbated the situation is the virus has affected anyone and everyone; even those who have not been infected have been affected by its negative effects.

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Posted by Cor van Deventer on Monday, October 4, 2021 Views: 432

 

Lawful Disciplinary Procedures in South Africa

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The security of employment is of the utmost importance for so many people, as it assures their survival for the foreseeable future. The South African labour law regime was crafted in a way that seeks to protect employment security, since the bargaining power between employers and employees is somewhat skewed due to economic power between these two parties.

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Posted by Kelly Turner on Thursday, September 30, 2021 Views: 64