Wilson’s Blog

Is there a material difference between a person’s gender and their status as a parent?

April 8, 2020

‘Motherhood’ was always associated with being female – but now an individual, whose gender is recognised in law as male, is able to give birth. But what then are the implications for their status as a parent?

Has the time come to amend the Children’s Act to specifically include relocation provisions?

April 8, 2020

The Children’s Act does not currently include any provisions for relocation. This article draws attention to the complications which may therefore arise, as evidenced by a recent case.

Can a spouse waive his/her future maintenance claim in an ANC?

September 13, 2018

A marriage is, among other things, a financial agreement. This article will help you to consider each clause as well as the possible future implications of your Antenuptial Contract more carefully.

How to protect your digital assets after death

September 13, 2018

Digital assets (anything in your name online) form part of your estate. Do you need to cover them in your will? How can you ensure your digital assets stay protected even after death?

To Trust or Not To Trust? A tricky question…

September 13, 2018

As the role of trusts has been changing recently and the complications involved seem to be on the rise, foreign trusts are in the spotlight. Is a trust the best option for you and your family?

Travelling abroad with your minor children

September 12, 2018

The Immigration Regulations of 1 June 2015 have given so many headaches to parents wanting to travel with their children. Here’s a checklist to ease your travel blues!