March 2018

The law reports – March 2018

January 2018 (1) South African Law Reports (pp 1 – 330); [2017] 4 All South African Law Reports December (pp 605 – 927); [2018] 1 All South African Law Reports […]

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New legislation – March 2018

Legislation published from 2 – 31 January 2018 Bills Public Investment Corporation Amendment Bill B1 of 2018. Commencement of Acts Children’s Amendment Act 17 of 2016 and the Children’s Second […]

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Employment law update – Section 197 transfer

In Fraser Alexander (Pty) Ltd v Tswelopele Beneficiation Operation (Pty) Ltd and Others [2017] 12 BLLR 1251 (LC), the applicant had been contracted to perform maintenance and management work on […]

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Employment law update – identifying the correct cause of action

Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality v SAMWU and Others (LAC) (unreported case no JA56/2015, 18-2-2017) (Sutherland JA with Musi JA and Coppin JA) On 11 February 2011 an internal disciplinary hearing was […]

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Recent articles and research – March 2018

By Meryl Federl Accessing articles from publishers For LexisNexis articles contact: for the publication details. For individual journal articles pricing and orders from Juta contact Michelle Govender at For journal articles […]

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Appointment of sitting judges to preside over commissions of inquiry: A lawful but undesirable practice

By Ndivhuwo Ishmel Moleya On 9 January 2018, former President Jacob Zuma announced that he had decided to appoint a commission of inquiry to investigate the allegations of state capture […]

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