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10Oct 2017

This week Legal Hero celebrates 3 years of offering our members a solution (quality legal cost insurance) to unaffordable legal fees. We thank each and every one of our loyal members and business partners, for allowing us the opportunity to add value to your financial and legal wellbeing. What a blessing it is to try hard, […]

18Jul 2016

Happy Nelson Mandela Day! Available 365 days a year to over indebted South Africans: contact info@debthero.co.za now to arrange a free 67 minute consultation to assess your needs and the options available to you. This consultation is worth R1000. In the spirit of Nelson Mandela Day, contact us for a free consultation all year round. […]

23Sep 2015

Customary Law in South Africa is indeed an interesting topic. Many cultures and customs exist under our gorgeous South African sky. Long before the British and Roman Dutch colonized the Cape, many unwritten laws governed the lands and its people. It is, however, important to note that it is not always an easy task to […]

15Sep 2015

“The new constitutional order is based on the recognition of our diversity and tolerance for other religious faiths.” – Daniels v Campbell and Others 2004 (5) SA 331 (CC) para 54. Prior to our progressive and tolerant constitution, marriage was an option available only between a man and a woman in terms of the Marriage […]

21Aug 2015

A Domestic Partnership is very difficult to prove. Read our Q&A below for more info.  Good morning    I really need your advice. I have been living with a man for 30 years. We are not married but I found out that he has been having an affair for 3 years. I am going to leave him […]

05Jun 2015

Euthanasia can be described as assisted suicide.     In Stransham-Ford v Minister of Justice And Correctional Services and Others (4 May 2015) the High Court gave a terminally ill patient permission to be assisted in his suicide by a doctor who is willing to  do so, ‘either by administration of a lethal agent or by […]

26May 2015

1. There is currently no law specifically regulating polygraph (lie detecting) tests in South Africa! 2. Some employers make use of polygraphs to test the honesty of employees after company property has gone missing or after alleged misconduct. A few employers even request pre-interview polygraph testing! 3. These tests involve electronic sensors placed over the […]

09Apr 2015

Sexual experimentation can become a legal problem…   Let’s say you catch your 13 year old daughter and her boyfriend (also 13) kissing in her room. Did you know that underage kissing, children 12 to 16 years, is a crime in terms of the Criminal Law (Sexual Offences and Related Matters) Amendment Act 32 of 2007? According to […]

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