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Feature: SAfm The Law Report 14 May 2012 – Karen Key

I was invited to participate in The Law Report with Karen Key on SAfm on 14/05/12. The discussion centred on the importance of wills, estate planning and the use and significance of trusts. Click on Part 1 Part 2 to download and listen to the show recording.  

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Foreign marriages: knowing your marital status when married in another country, with regard to conveyancing and estate planning

Marriages and civil unions in South Africa are governed by different marital property regimes which directly impact property ownership. These are either in or out of community of property. In South Africa, when executing an antenuptial agreement, or prenuptial agreement as termed in other countries (also known as a prenupt or prenup) the marriage is […]

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National wills week 2010

Schoeman Attorneys celebrated their anniversary on 1 September 2010! We will however continue to celebrate throughout the month of September 2010 by inter alia, taking part in the National Wills week 2010. This pro bono initiative offers members of the general public an opportunity to have a basic will drafted by a professional, free of […]

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