Family and Customary Matters - October 2019

  • What are the different marital regimes in South Africa?
  • Is it possible to change a marital regime?
  • Can a parent claim maintenance from his/her children?
  • Can maintenance be paid to an ex-spouse after a divorce?

Estates Planning - October 2019

  • What is the purpose of the Master of the High Court?
  • Who can be appointed as an executor of a deceased estate?
  • What will happen if a person dies without a Will?
  • What are the different types of trusts?
  • Who can be appointed as a trustee of a trust?

Criminal - October 2019

  • What is sexual abuse?
  • What is the National Register for Sex Offenders and the National Child Protection Register?
  • What is criminal capacity?
  • When will a child have criminal capacity?
  • What is a school's Code of Conduct?
  • What happens if a child is bullied by a teacher, for example, being hit as a result of homework not done?
  • What does it mean to be charged, convicted and sentenced?