Buchanan’s Brief Issue 1 | 2017

Posted on: June 9th, 2017 by STBBSiteOwner

This issue includes articles and arguments covering a wide range of current topics, including: The ins and outs of Airbnb rentals in community residential schemes New tax on loans to trusts Is Polly, ‘Flaffie’ or your beloved Ikati welcome in your sectional title home? and more. STBB Buchanan’s Brief Issue 1 | 2017

Buchanan’s Brief Issue 2 | 2016

Posted on: August 1st, 2016 by STBBSiteOwner

This issue includes articles and arguments covering a wide range of current topics, including: The recent “garden leave” judgment The new CGT rates and what this means for you Surrogacy: a new possibility and more. STBB Buchanan’s Brief Issue 2 | 2016

Buchanan’s Brief Issue 1 | 2016

Posted on: February 22nd, 2016 by Monica Winter

Helicopter parents So called for taking an extreme interest in their child’s safety by constantly hovering, but is that necessarily a bad thing? STBB Buchanan’s Brief Issue 1 | 2016

Buchanan’s Brief Issue 1 | 2015

Posted on: July 7th, 2015 by Leonie Adonis

Flirting with risk: liability in spite of indemnity! Indemnities are a common feature of modern life. Whether you allow your child to attend a school outing to a local museum, decide to take part in a potentially dangerous activity such as bungee jumping, or park your vehicle on premises, some form of indemnity or acceptance […]

Buchanan’s Brief August 2014 | Issue 2

Posted on: August 22nd, 2014 by STBBSiteOwner

The world of copyright … beware, there be pirates! Copyright infringement refers to the unauthorised use of works or material that is protected by copyright law, which includes the acts of copying, distributing and selling the works of the copyright holder, who is typically the creator of the works, the publisher or an entity or […]

Buchanan’s Brief March 2014 | Issue 1

Posted on: March 22nd, 2014 by STBBSiteOwner

Inside the March issue of Buchanan’s Brief: • The STBB Word4Word Reading Program • To Polygraph or not • STBB’S New Township Development Unit • Landmark Judgement – loss of support claim for heterosexual life partners … and much more! STBB_Buchanans_Brief_March_Issue_01_2014

Buchanan’s Brief March 2013 | Issue 1

Posted on: March 22nd, 2013 by STBBSiteOwner

No doubt Armstrong has fallen very far and very hard from grace, but his book, “It’s not about the bike” (read many years ago) was an amazing inspiration.  Yes, at the time I thought his success as a cyclist was astounding and I never thought the doping rumours to be true; but more importantly, his […]

Buchanan’s Brief October 2012 | Issue 2

Posted on: October 1st, 2012 by STBBSiteOwner

STBB is about ‘more than just the paperwork’… but let’s face it: there is still an awful lot of paperwork generated in any busy law firm such as ours. The printing costs of just one of our trials last year ran to R45,000 … that’s a lot of trees to replace! It was time to […]

Buchanans Brief April 2012 | Issue 1

Posted on: April 22nd, 2012 by STBBSiteOwner

In the game of life, you can only play the cards you’ve been dealt. STBB wants to give you the advantage of having the right legal information at your fingertips to make informed legal choices for yourself and your loved ones in any life situation. STBB_Buchanans_Brief_Issue_1_2012

Buchanans Brief December 2011 | Issue 3

Posted on: December 1st, 2011 by STBBSiteOwner

Despite it being our first event of this kind, the feedback we have received from riders and spectators alike is so overwhelmingly positive and encouraging that we’ve decided to make it an annual event on the STBB social calendar! STBB_Buchanans_Brief_Issue_3_2011