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In terms of our Constitution, the definition, enforcement and rights upheld by the terms “National State of Disaster" and "National State of Emergency”, differ quite significantly. The one being more extreme than the other. Let’s look at a very brief summary -...

We’ve all seen the words “business days” in our agreements, either in our loan, sale or other credit agreements. It’s mostly used as the timeframe in which a debtor has to rectify a breach of contract, in most cases, payment of an outstanding amount due in terms of a contract. The National Credit Act governs these credit agreements. With the lockdown, we however ask ourselves, is it still business as usual?...

Tenants and Landlords alike have been thrown into disarray with the announcement of the National Lockdown last week, meaning those who had to move by month-end, meaning 31st of March, ie. yesterday, were uncertain whether or not they had to move or stay put....