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Registering A Deceased Estate In Zimbabwe

Registering A Deceased Estate In Zimbabwe

The law requires that the estate of a deceased person who leaves behind ‘property’ be registered for purposes of administering the deceased’s property which forms part of his/her estate. If the deceased had a registered marriage, the estate has to be registered at the Master of the High Court. If the deceased was in unregistered …

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Non-Disclosure Agreements - Marume and Furidzo Legal Practitioners

Non-Disclosure Agreements (NDA)

A non-disclosure agreement (NDA) is a legally binding contract that establishes a confidential relationship. The party or parties signing the agreement decide that sensitive/confidential information exchanged for a particular purpose will not be made available to third parties. An NDA may also be referred to as a confidentiality agreement. A non-disclosure agreement is one of …

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Employer’s Right To Restructure And Reorganize At The Workplace

Employer’s Right To Restructure And Reorganize At The Workplace

The law permits an employer to restructure and reorganise its operations at the workplace subject to s 25A (5) (a) of the Labour Act [Chapter 28:01]. The section requires an employer to consult the Works Council before implementing a restructuring exercise. In the ordinary course of business, change is inevitable. Things cannot remain the same …

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Legalisation Of Documents In Zimbabwe - Marume and Furidzo Legal Practitioners

Legalisation Of Documents In Zimbabwe

Legalisation is a process whereby a document is certified and authenticated so that it becomes acceptable as having legal effect in a foreign country. Zimbabwe is not a party to the Hague Convention on Abolishing the Requirement of Legalisation of Foreign Public Documents (Hague Convention) and therefore Apostilles cannot be issued. The most important documents …

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