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Owed money? How a mediator can help you get paid

Owed money? How a mediator can help you get paid

In your business, you would have undoubtedly had at least one client who has failed to pay you after you have rendered services or sold them products. The question you need to ask yourself is, as a business owner how much are you willing to pay, in costs and time to...

A Parenting plan vs A Parental Responsibilities and Rights Agreement

A Parenting plan vs A Parental Responsibilities and Rights Agreement

Question 1: Two years ago I fell pregnant with my boyfriend, we never lived together and we broke up shortly after finding out I was pregnant. He has never paid maintenance and only met his child once. He recently contacted me and asked to start seeing our son and for...

YOUR PARENTING PLAN QUESTIONS ANSWERED

YOUR PARENTING PLAN QUESTIONS ANSWERED

WHAT IS A PARENTING PLAN? A parenting plan is a legally binding agreement between parents who are co-holders of parental responsibilities and rights, outline where and with whom the child is to live, the maintenance of the child, contact between the child and any of...

Maintenance courts are making life harder for single mothers

Maintenance courts are making life harder for single mothers

By Letter - The Single Mother  Aug 20, 2018 I want to share my utter disappointment in South Africa's maintenance courts with your readers. The issue of child maintenance is both a serious and complex matter to every single mother, including myself.  I...

YOUR DIVORCE QUESTIONS ANSWERED

YOUR DIVORCE QUESTIONS ANSWERED

What is mediation?Mediation is a process where a neutral and skilled mediator can assist families who are in conflict to work out arrangements for themselves and their children. Mediation is a voluntary process that can help two sides to reach an acceptable solution...

YOUR FAMILY MEDIATION QUESTIONS ANSWERED

YOUR FAMILY MEDIATION QUESTIONS ANSWERED

What is mediation? Mediation is a process where a neutral and skilledmediator can assist families who are in conflict towork out arrangements for themselves and theirchildren. Mediation is a voluntary process that canhelp two sides to reach an acceptable solution...