When Children Sue Parents

When Children Sue Parents

Strange, but true. A child can sue their his/her parents once they are of legitimate age (18 in South Africa). There are quite a few examples across the globe. Why is this significant to South Africa? The court and its rulings are constantly evolving with the times....
Suing for Medical Malpractice

Suing for Medical Malpractice

Doctors, even specialists, can make mistakes and we’ve heard a lot of stories that will keep you awake at night before a surgery. But can you actually sue the doctor for malpractice? And if you can; how does the legal process work? Stats show that there is actually an...
Is traditional still relevant?

Is traditional still relevant?

Traditional marriage is slowly declining in South Africa, but they are still protected by law. In 2000 a law, the Recognition of Customary Marriages Act, were passed which gave a traditional marriage the exact same rights as any other conventional marriage. This law...
How do I get a marriage license?

How do I get a marriage license?

South Africa is the only country in the world where you must have a license when getting married. But many couples don’t know where to get one or what to do to get one. You do not pay for a marriage license. Home Affairs will give you one free of charge. If you would...