The law is changing – victims of road accidents will be receiving less in terms of The Road Accident Benefit Bill (RABS when it becomes law soon), regardless of how bad their injury is. Hear how this will affect you. Also, all your questions posted on LegalTalkSA, such as: “Should I use my own attorney for an injury claim or go straight to the fund for compensation?” and “I was injured in a motor collision when I was 9 years old and my parents never claimed. I’m now 19 is it too late to claim and would it make a difference if it was a hit and run?” The guest in studio is Specialist Attorney on road accident injury claims, Gert Nel of Pretoria.

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Due to popular demand, Howard Dembovsky joins the Laws of Life team again as through LegalTalkSA there are lots more question on road traffic matters. He also updates us on the City of Johannesburg issuing fines on evidence of speeding cameras – despite the contracts of speed camera service providers coming to an end in January this year. Plus, get advice on how to avoid bank detail scams, and the second in our AFF & AIIF features.

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This is a further show in a series in which we collaborate with LegalTalk SA. In this show the team answers your questions, like “I received a fine from a traffic officer who spelt my name, address and ID number incorrectly, even though he was given my license. What do I do?” Also, “my neighbour claims that it is illegal for my son to kick a ball in the road and they’ve been taking photos of him for evidence they say. Can they do this?” Garry discusses this and all things related to rules of the road with Howard Dembovsky, chairman of the Justice Project South Africa.

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How safe is free wifi? What makes a good password, and how paranoid must we really be? CEO of the South African Banking Risk Information Centre (SABRIC), Kalyani Pillay, talks to the team about how to stay safe in the digital world with banking, social media and more.

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This is a further show in a series in which we collaborate with LegalTalk SA. In this show the team discusses what your rights are when you own a sectional title flat or townhouse, and things go horribly wrong like electrical, structural and mechanical faults – and the heavy financial burden placed on you. Also, can you be forced to get rid of your beloved pet, and what about horrid increase in levies and satellite, fibre installation costs and those problem neighbours? Garry discusses all this and all things related to sectional title with guest attorney, Marina Constas.

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This is a further show in a series in which we collaborate with LegalTalk SA, aimed at providing practical legal knowledge to the general public. This week the guest attorney is Arnold Shapiro of Hogan Lovells Sandton.

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This is another show in a series in which we collaborate with LegalTalk SA, aiming at providing practical legal knowledge to the general public and answering some burning questions asked by regular South Africans. This week the team discusses important criminal law and procedure issues with guest Attorney, Pieter de Weerdt of Ian Levitt Attorneys Sandton.

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The Laws of Life with Garry Hertzberg collaborates with LegalTalk SA, aimed at providing practical legal knowledge to the general public and answering some burning questions asked by regular South Africans. This week he tackles consumer issues with guest attorney, Emile Myburgh.

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The Laws of Life with Garry Hertzberg collaborates with LegalTalk SA, to provide practical legal knowledge to the general public and answering some burning questions asked by regular South Africans. This week in studio, Jaqui Perkes of the Fair Labour Practice and Tshilisanani Mukwevho of Labour Law Enterprise to discuss employment related issues.

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This is the 4th show in a series in which the Laws of Life team collaborates with LegalTalk SA, aiming at providing practical legal knowledge to the general public and answering some burning questions asked by regular South Africans. This week they discuss the law of evictions with guest attorney, Elize le Roux.

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