Civil Litigation

Civil Litigation

Civil Litigation is a legal proceeding that involves disputes of a non-criminal nature. In other words, this can include legal matters such as couples seeking a divorce, tenants fighting with their landlords or workers involved in labour disputes. It also embraces...

DOG BITE CLAIMS

A large number of dog bites are reported every year. Dog bites can result in trauma, disfigurement and may even be fatal. Being attacked and bitten by a dog can result in a personal injury claim. If you’ve been bitten by a dog, it’s possible you can claim compensation...

Forfeiture of Benefits in a Divorce

Forfeiture of benefits in a divorce means that one of the two parties within the union is ordered by the court to forfeit his or her benefits of the marriage, either wholly or in part. Before the South African Divorce Act was updated, this decision was often made...

CHILD MAINTENANCE

When the parents of child are no longer married or in a relationship, both parents will still be responsible for the child’s wellbeing and upbringing, especially as far as financial-related matters are concerned. Both parents will need to contribute financially in...