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This YouTube is a video recording of the SchoolScapes webinar held on the 22 July 2020. Brett Bentley of Bentley Credit Control and Bentley Attorneys gives a legal opinion on the liability to pay schools fees notwithstanding the lockdown as well as advice on dealing …

Schools and the Recession While the COVID19 Lockdown Recession has affected the global economy, it has hit South Africa particularly hard as we were in recession even before the Lockdown. One of the greatest challenges facing South Africa is unemployment where pre-lockdown unemployment was already …

The above is a question that we have received from several public schools. The age of majority is the age in which a minor (child) becomes major (adult) and amongst other things gains contractual capacity and can be held fully legally liable in various ways. …

Introduction The effects of COVID-19 and the lockdown have not spared public schools, and in some respects public schools have been more severely impacted with the reopening of schools being a controversial topic. Consequently, a few parents are enquiring why they should be liable for …