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Rescission of Judgment

01 July 2024,  Sinethemba Mashego

Section 36 of the Magistrates Court Act 32 of 1994 states the various reasons why a judgment can be rescinded.... It states that judgment can be rescinded by any person affected thereby:

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Divorce Orders and your Bank

01 July 2024,  Puleng Valentine Tladi

A and B were married to each other in community of property. Whilst married, the parties purchased a property subject... to obtaining approval from the Bank. A few years later, B instituted divorce proceedings against A. The two entered into a settlement agreement, which was made an Order of Court.

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Litigation in Debt Collection Matters

01 July 2024,  Melody Sithole

A summons is a court issued document that starts the litigation process. A summons is issued when a debtor fails... to settle his/her outstanding debt as set out in the letter of demand. The purpose of a summons is to inform the debtor of a claim that the debtor has against him/her.

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Declaratory Applications.

01 July 2024,  Dries Knoetze

“My wife committed suicide and left a suicide note in terms of which she left her property to her new... boyfriend. We were married in community of property and her new boyfriend now wants to approach the court to have the suicide note declared as a valid will and testament. What does this mean?”

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Rescission of Judgment

01 July 2024,  Sinethemba Mashego

Section 36 of the Magistrates Court Act 32 of 1994 states the various reasons why a judgment can be rescinded.... It states that judgment can be rescinded by any person affected thereby:

READ MORE
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Article

Divorce Orders and your Bank

01 July 2024,  Puleng Valentine Tladi

A and B were married to each other in community of property. Whilst married, the parties purchased a property subject... to obtaining approval from the Bank. A few years later, B instituted divorce proceedings against A. The two entered into a settlement agreement, which was made an Order of Court.

READ MORE
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Article

Litigation in Debt Collection Matters

01 July 2024,  Melody Sithole

A summons is a court issued document that starts the litigation process. A summons is issued when a debtor fails... to settle his/her outstanding debt as set out in the letter of demand. The purpose of a summons is to inform the debtor of a claim that the debtor has against him/her.

READ MORE
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Declaratory Applications.

01 July 2024,  Dries Knoetze

“My wife committed suicide and left a suicide note in terms of which she left her property to her new... boyfriend. We were married in community of property and her new boyfriend now wants to approach the court to have the suicide note declared as a valid will and testament. What does this mean?”

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Rescission of Judgment

01 July 2024

Section 36 of the Magistrates Court Act 32 of 1994 states the various reasons why a judgment can be rescinded.... It states that judgment can be rescinded by any person affected thereby:

READ MORE
94
Article
Divorce Orders and your Bank

01 July 2024,  Puleng Valentine Tladi

A and B were married to each other in community of property. Whilst married, the parties purchased a property subject... to obtaining approval from the Bank. A few years later, B instituted divorce proceedings against A. The two entered into a settlement agreement, which was made an Order of Court.

READ MORE
91
Article
Litigation in Debt Collection Matters

01 July 2024,  Melody Sithole

A summons is a court issued document that starts the litigation process. A summons is issued when a debtor fails... to settle his/her outstanding debt as set out in the letter of demand. The purpose of a summons is to inform the debtor of a claim that the debtor has against him/her.

READ MORE
96
Article
Declaratory Applications.

01 July 2024,  Dries Knoetze

“My wife committed suicide and left a suicide note in terms of which she left her property to her new... boyfriend. We were married in community of property and her new boyfriend now wants to approach the court to have the suicide note declared as a valid will and testament. What does this mean?”

READ MORE
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How to remove a Civil Judgment Against Your Name

01 July 2024,  Crystelle Steyn

A civil judgment is a court's decision in a civil lawsuit that determines the rights and obligations of the parties... involved. In the context of debt, it often means that a creditor has successfully sued a debtor for failing to pay a debt, resulting in a court order to repay the owed amount.

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Litigation Fees are Expensive - Benefit from Retainer Agreements

01 July 2024,  Allan Lesesa

Seeking justice through litigation in the court is not a cheap exercise. Proper legal services can be quite expensive, ranging... from tens of thousands, hundreds and even millions of rands. This article seeks to explore in part, how legal expenses can at least be mitigated and managed, especially in time of need.

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