Social Media and the Law

The advent and rise of social media such as Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn have become an integral part of everyday life both personal and business. Although it is without a doubt a powerful tool of communicating, it is open to abuse and associated risks arising therefrom.

Prevention Is Better Than Cure: Avoiding Rental Disputes

by Wafiq Davids Many people who own second homes for rental income purposes are highly geared in order to afford their investment. Property investment is favoured because of its' dual effect; on the one hand, rental income is derived on a monthly basis; and on the other hand, the property grows in equity simply through the effluxion of time. This sounds great, and it is, but what happens when things go wrong, like when a tenant does not pay the agreed rental. This article will look at how you can protect the fruits…Read more

Unfair Dismissal

Reinstatement is the primary remedy for an unfair dismissal, however, compensation may be awarded and in most cases is awarded as it is preferable by both employer and employee.