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The law reports – October 2017

August 2017 (4) South African Law Reports (pp 341 – 677); [2016] 4 All South African Law Reports November (pp 299 – 664); July [2017] 3 All South African Law […]

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Opportunity to comment on medico-legal claims system

Amidst recent controversial media reports on medico-legal claims, the South African Law Reform Commission (SALRC) recently released Issue Paper 33, which is the first document to be published during the […]

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Ways to curb expert bias

By Dr Izette Knoetze-le Roux The expert’s function, is an exceptional one: To provide assistance to courts in cases where the court is unable to, because of lack of specialised […]

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The law reports – September 2017

July 2017 (4) South African Law Reports (pp 1 – 339); [2017] 1 All South African Law Reports January (pp 1 – 312); [2017] 2 All South African Law Reports […]

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Dialogue on the International Arbitration Bill

The Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services has invited interested persons and stakeholders to submit written submissions on the International Arbitration Bill B10 of 2017. Once enacted, the International […]

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Experiences as a mentor for the LEAD SA/Irish Rule of Law Mentorship Programme

By Ian Jacobsberg I had the privilege of acting as mentor for the Commercial Law Programme run jointly by the Law Society of South Africa’s (LSSA) Legal Education and Development […]

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The law reports – August 2017

June 2017 (3) South African Law Reports (pp 335 – 666); May [2017] 2 All South African Law Reports (pp 335 – 676); 2017 (3) Butterworths Constitutional Law Reports – […]

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Financial Intelligence Centre Amendment Act gazetted

A number of sections of the Financial Intelligence Centre Amendment Act 1 of 2017 (the Amendment Act) were gazetted recently. The Amendment Act was signed into law by President Jacob […]

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The voetstoots clause – should latent defects be disclosed in property sales?

By Madeleine Truter Many disputes have arisen from the fact that purchasers and sellers of property do not understand what the voetstoots clause means. The term voetstoots is a Dutch word, […]

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The law reports – July 2017

May 2017 (3) South African Law Reports (pp 1 – 333); [2016] 1 All South African Law Reports March (pp 629 – 882); [2017] 1 All South African Law Reports […]

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