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What is a Parenting Plan?

What is a Parenting Plan?

The Children’s Act offers parenting plans as a method to assist parents with how to exercise their parental responsibilities and rights after separation or divorce. Parenting plans are a relatively new concept in South Africa, but are already popular in countries such as the United States and Australia, and in certain European countries. A parenting […]

24th March 2015 | By More
Unfounded Criminal Charges

Unfounded Criminal Charges

.  7 Reasons Why Using Unfounded Criminal Charges and Baseless Orders of Protection as A Tool in Your Divorce is a REALLY BAD idea. . . Doing this escalates the conflict in your case one thousand fold. You might as well throw gasoline on a fire. After you have your spouse arrested and/or thrown out of […]

23rd March 2015 | By More
How does Mediation differ from Collaborative Law?

How does Mediation differ from Collaborative Law?

In mediation, an impartial third party, who acts as the mediator, assists the parties with their negotiations and tries to help them settle their dispute. The mediator does not have to be an attorney and cannot act as an advocate for either side or give either party legal advice. In other words, if an agreement […]

19th March 2015 | By More