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Explanation of Calculation of Cost Recovery and Fees

Explanation of Calculation of Cost Recovery and Fees

Explanation of Calculation of Cost Recovery and Fees The most common agreement as to fees in personal injury litigation is made in terms of the Contingency Fees Act. The option to agree on paying an attorney once a case is successfully finalised is...

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Different Costs Scales In Determining Legal Costs

Different Costs Scales In Determining Legal Costs

Different Costs Scales In Determining Legal Costs We recently discussed the legal concept of taxation of bills of cost after a case has been finalised and a legal costs bill has been provided to a client. For more details, you can view that...

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Do Civil Cases Always Go To Court?

Do Civil Cases Always Go To Court?

Do Civil Cases Always Go To Court? Civil cases do not have to be resolved in court. It may happen in legal proceedings that parties decide to settle a claim before it gets to trial before a judge. Cases can be settled outside of court by way of...

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Premature Babies and Developmental Delays

Premature Babies and Developmental Delays

Premature Babies and Developmental Delays It is a myth that all premature babies will have developmental delays. While not all premature babies experience complications, being born too early can cause short-term and long-term health problems....

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Common Examples of Medical Negligence

Common Examples of Medical Negligence

Common Examples of Medical Negligence Medical negligence is a concern for many people all over South Africa, and in all cases where it occurs, the victim has the right to be compensated for their losses or difficulties. Claims don’t always happen,...

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Common Birth Injuries

Common Birth Injuries

Common Birth Injuries We may not like to think about the possibility of our children being born with defects, but it can be a harsh truth. What is worse, sometimes these defects are the direct result of medical negligence. Below we discuss some...

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Why a Specialist Attorney Is Important

Why a Specialist Attorney Is Important “Scientia potentia est” is a Latin saying meaning “knowledge is power”. There is more knowledge, information, and ideas in our world today than ever before, but millions of people are still not better off with everything we know...

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Examples of Compensation for Disability

Examples of Compensation for Disability In the event that you or a loved one has suffered disability due to a motor vehicle accident or any other form of negligence, your lives will be affected physically, emotionally, and financially. Disability brings with it many...

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