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#COVID19 Mediation between landlords and tenants – a critical tool now?

Some definitions of mediation include “an intervention in a dispute in order to resolve it” or “intervention in a process or relationship. ” The critical difference is that the process is not as formal as litigation or arbitration. Also, it is not an adversarial process; this means that there is no “judge” or arbitrator (in […]

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#Covid19 we are fully remotely operational and here to support you!

Should you need us, you can reach us through the following channels: Email – Email your attorney or enquiries@schoemanlaw.co.za – our 48 hour return response time still remains Phone – 021 4255604 or your attorney on their mobile in case of urgent matters. All mobile numbers are available on our email auto responders – in case of messages our 48 […]

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#Covid19 delaying or making the fulfilment of contractual obligations impossible a Force Majeure?

Force majeure translates literally from French as a superior force. The so-called “act of God”. It describes those uncontrollable events (such as war, strikes, or extreme weather) that are not the fault of any party. And that makes it difficult or impossible to carry out regular business.   These clauses are included in contracts to […]

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