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Navigating the Complexities of Grey Divorce in South Africa: A Comprehensive Guide.

Introduction Navigating the complexities of divorce is never an easy task, but for those over the age of 50, the challenges can be particularly daunting. In South Africa, the phenomenon…

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Dysfunction in South Africa’s Family Law System: Insights from a Groundbreaking Report. – March 2024.

Introduction South Africa is renowned for having some of the most progressive family law legislation in the world, including the Children's Act 38 of 2005, the Domestic Violence Act 116…

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Navigating New Horizons: The Emergence of Arbitration in Matrimonial Dispute Resolution in South Africa.

Introduction: Exploring the Need for Family Law Arbitration The traditional adversarial system of litigation, while effective in various legal domains, often falls short in addressing the unique complexities and emotional…

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The Need for a Paradigm Shift in Family Law Practice. Redefining the Role of Lawyers: The Untapped Potential of Mediation in Family Law.

The acronym 'ADR' often evokes a sense of dread among lawyers, interpreted not as 'Alternative Dispute Resolution' but as an "Alarming Drop in Revenue." However, this need not be the…

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