Conveyancing The preparing of documents required for the transfer of property and registration of mortgage bonds.
Township establishment The process of turning farm- land or smallholdings into township land.
Commercial law Also known as business law. The body of law that applies to the rights, relations, and conduct of people and businesses engaged in commerce, merchandising, trade and sales. It is often considered to be a branch of civil law and deals with issues of both private law and public law.
Registration of companies Registering a company, the first decision being which type of company would best suit your purposes. The choices are between a private company (Pty) Limited, a non-profit company (NPC) or personal liability company (Inc). There are different pre- requisites for each type of company.
Drafting of various contracts Preparation of a written agreement or understanding.
Debt collections and foreclosures Recovering of money that is owed on arrear accounts. Foreclosure is the process of taking possession of a mortgaged property as a result of someone’s failure to keep up mortgage or bond payments. There are very specific legal steps that have to be followed in order to foreclose on someone. A professional firm like Du Toit Swanepoel Steyn & Spruÿt, is needed to handle such cases.
Criminal and civil litigation The defending of private persons against criminal charges brought by the State and the Institution of Civil claims.
Estate planning and administration The process of anticipating and arranging for the disposal of an estate during your lifetime. The winding up of deceased estates.
Labour related matters The practice of managing employment situations, especially when unionised. Labour relations in South Africa are governed by the Labour Relations Act and in many situations can be extremely complicated. CCMA apperances on behalf of employer and employee.
Sequestrations and liquidations Sequestration: the action of taking legal possession of assets until debt has been paid or other claims have been met. Liquidation: the termination of a business operation by using its assets to discharge its liabilities.
Third party claims