CONSUMER PROTECTION

Consumer Protection Act, 68 of 2008 (hereinafter referred to as “the Act” or “CPA”) What is the CPA? The Consumer Protection Act came into operation in 2011, it was assented to by the President of South Africa on 24 April 2009, whereupon the Act was published on 29...

WE HAVE BEEN NOMINATED FOR A WOZA AWARD!

Greeff Attorneys has been nominated for a WOZA – Women in Law South Africa Award! Whilst there is a worldwide recognition of leaders in law there are only a few countries who have embarked on awards to exemplify women in law. The WOZA Awards aims to recognise...

THE PROCESS OF TRANSFERRING RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY IN SOUTH AFRICA

In South Africa thousands of property transfers take place on a daily basis. People purchase land to live on, to conduct business on or merely to keep as an investment. Here are some of the steps typically involved in the transfer of a residential property: An offer...

ARE YOU A “CREDIT PROVIDER”?

Are you providing credit or deferring payment for goods or services? Are you charging interest on your clients’ accounts? Are you providing credit to employees? Section 3 of the National Credit Act 34 of 2005 (as amended) encouraging responsible borrowing,...