Travelling overseas with a minor child for the purpose of a vacation is not as easy as boarding a plane. The legal requirements to travel with a minor child outside of South Africa greatly curtail your freedom and ability to do so. Section 18 of the Children’s Act, 38 of 2005, clearly stipulates that the
There is an old Swahili proverb that says: “When elephants fight, the grass gets hurt”. So similarly, when parents fight the children suffer. This is especially true in instance where one parent uses a child as a tool to inflict hurt on the other parent. In circumstances such as these, we have successfully brought applications
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We welcome the United Nations Human Rights Commission investigation into the violations of human rights by the Dept of Home Affairs.
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A few weeks ago we had suicide week for teenagers. I am told that a huge percentage of teenagers are on anti depressants and rittalin. If you watch this video you may wonder if your child is really diagnosed correctly. Maybe, just maybe there is another solution.
At three years old, Peter was dealing with multiple developmental and behavioural challenges and had been diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) with associated ADHD when he was referred to an intervention centre in Cape Town. He struggled to sit down and concentrate for more than a second, tended to be impulsive and lashed out
Manndi Schuld was featured in the article “Family Ties” on Collaborative Law by Goergina Vintin for Wellness Magazine’s February 2015 issue. Co-parenting and all the complexities and negotiations needed to put agreements in place has far better outcomes when the divorce is negotiated collaboratively. That’s according to Georgina Vintin, a pioneer in collaborative Law in
Tiger Woods decided to put his children first in his divorce. The reason why celebrities choose the collaborative process is because it is private and out of the eyes of the public. We are one of of two attorneys in South Africa that has used the process. It is the way to go for any