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mental health

The real meaning of clients not paying

As an entrepreneur, building a successful and sustainable business is a massive challenge in itself. Not to mention the additional challenge posed by late or non-paying clients. True, there are various reasons for clients not paying, ranging from larger economic factors, to Terms and Conditions (“T&C’s”) and to the client’s personal situation. It is therefore […]

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Contracts

Suretyship Agreements – What Are They?

  A suretyship agreement is defined as an agreement in terms of which a third party, namely the surety, undertakes liability towards a creditor for the proper performance of a portion of or the entire obligation of a debtor. A valid principal obligation between the creditor and debtor is essential for the validity of a […]

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Privacy Policy

A Privacy Policy – why you should have one

In a digital age, Clients are a lot more aware of what happens with their personal information. It is therefore imperative that businesses communicate clearly how they handle this information. This is where a Privacy Policy comes in. In this article we will examine why it is not only a legal requirement to have such […]

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mental health

The Star: Beware of boilerplate clauses in building contracts

Read our feature in The Star Newspaper, published on 17 August 2018.

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equality

Women and Equality – What has changed?

What is equality? What does equality mean? Does equality exist in  society for women? The 9th of August 1956 was only the beginning for women’s rights in South Africa, when more than 20 000 women marched to the Union Building in protest against the extension of Pass Laws. Sexism is a term commonly known to […]

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