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Veerash Srikison, advocate, mediator and director: Fair Practice

Veerash Srikison is an admitted advocate since 2003 (currently non practicing) and also the founder and director at Fair Practice (PTY) Ltd based in Johannesburg, South Africa. She chose to branch out into mediation. Coupled with raising awareness about the benefits of mediation with her numerous engagements in the media, she also focuses on the rights of children. Veerash is a trustee of Matla A Bana – A Voice Against Child Abuse, and works closely with the SAPS and is often invited as a speaker to events.
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Managing your contact schedule with your co-parent during the pandemic

Last night, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced that as of midnight 26 March 2020, South Africa will be experiencing a 21-day lockdown in terms of...
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It’s 2020 – Are you still carrying your battles into the new decade?

Social media has given so many the platform to reveal their trying times over the past decade, of which are the parental battle over...
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What the new spanking legislation actually means

Can you hit you from a place of love? In a society fraught with gender-based violence, is physically punishing your child teaching them how...

Why asking “why” is one of the most important questions we can ask anyone

On my days as a trainer, I teach adults communication skills. On my days as a divorce mediator, I work with families, facilitating their...

How to tell your children you are getting divorced

How do you tell a child about divorce? “We are not ready to talk to our child. It’s the end of our relationship and...

Innocent until proven guilty – let’s talk about mum guilt

According to the Mariam Webster online dictionary, the definition of guilt is the following: the fact of having committed a breach of conduct especially...

I am every woman

Every year South Africa reserves 9th August as the day to honour the thousands of courageous women who defied societal norms of a “kept...

Parenting through a divorce: You never stop parenting no matter your marital status

Raising children is no easy task, especially when your support is fairly non-existent and you’re going through a separation or divorce. My call of...
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Mediation is not for me, or is it?

By Adv. Veerash Srikison, family law and mediation expert. Contrary to the general belief, mediation does not take away access to justice, it is very...
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You are not alone

By Adv. Veerash Srikison, family law and mediation expert. You are not alone. There is a way to work through your relationships with legal support and...