Month: May 2018

Attorneys fees and the National Credit Act

We recently had a very interesting and important question from a client in the https://bills-of-cost.co.za/pick-our-brain/Pick our Brain section of our website. It dealt with the duplum rule as per Section 101 (1) g of the National Credit Act which, in short, determines that a Registered Credit Provider may not recover more than the original capital […]

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The humble file note

It doesn’t matter what task they are performing, Attorneys are accustomed to having to make a note of their activities in some or other form – whether it be on paper or with the aid of smart e-tools. The reason is simple: They are obliged to keep record of just about their entire legal careers […]

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