Family Law

March 15, 2019

Interim maintenance until date of divorce: Husband’s nightmare and wife’s weapon?

This article gives an overview of the purpose of interim maintenance applications, what considerations are to be taken into account when determining maintenance, the difference between […]
January 30, 2019

ADOPTION PROCEDURES AND THE COURT

I am considering adoption, but I am not sure what the procedure is or whether I may apply for the adoption of a child. What would […]
November 30, 2018

CHOOSING GUARDIANS FOR YOUR MINOR CHILDREN

My husband and I have two minor children. I am concerned about who will look after our children in the event of my husband and I […]
November 14, 2018

WHAT IS THE PROCESS OF ADOPTION?

Introduction The adoption process is regulated in South Africa by the Children’s Act 38 of 2005 (“the Act”). Adoption is one of the ways to help give […]