THE ABCs OF VOETSTOOTS

Most residential sale agreements contain a clause that reads “voetstoots”. But what does it really mean to the buyer of the property? Firstly, this interesting term derives from its literal meaning in Afrikaans that is, “with a shove of the foot.” It therefore...

Are you PAIA ready?

The Promotion of Access to Information Act (PAIA) will come into full effect on 31 December 2015. Whether you’re trading in a business, as a natural person or even in a trust, you are required by law to comply with the Promotion of Access to Information Act 2 of 2000...