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Your kids cannot eat your excuses for lunch

05 October 2023,  Aqeelah Petersen

Children are dependent on adults.  This is a fact, and in attempt to protect them, the law regards the rights of... children to be of paramount importance.

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Can an unmarried father register a child under his surname?

15 November 2021

I’m the father of a newborn daughter. The mother, to whom I’m not married, disappeared immediately after birth leaving me... as sole parent of my daughter. Because I don’t know where the mother is I cannot get the mother’s consent. Without this consent Home Affairs does not want to register my daughter under my surname. I have no idea what to do now. Can you help?

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Both Spouses Liable For Child Maintenance

04 August 2020,  Lefevré Joubert

Even the rich feel the pinch of the economic impact of Covid-19, as a mother of two small children discovered... in the Gauteng High Court (Pretoria)

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Parental Responsibilities and Rights

02 November 2018

The Children’s Act is specifically formulated to protect our vulnerable children....

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What is Parenting Coordination and Facilitation and does the Court have the necessary authority to appoint a facilitator when parents cannot agree to the appointment of a facilitator?

25 June 2018

It is common cause that parents who are no longer in a relationship and/or are going through a divorce, or... have gone through a divorce have difficulty in reaching consensus when it comes to important decisions regarding their minor children.  Some parents have great difficulty in agreeing to something as simple as “which parent will have the children for the first part of the December holiday and which parent will have the children for the second part of the December holiday”.

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My kind se biologiese vader versuim om sy verpligtinge in terme van die Onderhoudsbevel na te kom – Watter remedies het ek tot my beskikking?

03 May 2017

Dit kom algemeen voor dat met die skikkingsonderhandelinge by egskeiding kom die partye ooreen wat betref die onderhoud ten opsigte... van die minderjarige kinders gebore uit die huwelik, na afloop van die egskeiding.  

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