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Will the RAF have to fulfil its obligation to its panel of attorneys?

FourieFismer Inc and Others v Road Accident Fund and Others; Mabunda Inc and Others v Road Accident Fund; Diale Mogashoa Inc v Road Accident Fund (GP) (unreported case no 17518/2020, […]

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New legislation – July 2020

Legislation published from 1 – 31 May 2020   Bills Upgrading of Land Tenure Rights Amendment Bill B6 of 2020. National Road Traffic Amendment Bill B7 of 2020.   Commencement […]

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Employment law update – Ostensible authority: Implementation of ‘revised’ salary increases

In Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd v National Union of Mineworkers and Others [2020] 5 BLLR 514 (LAC), Eskom unilaterally decided to award ad hoc salary increases to a group of […]

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Employment law update – A precondition for a business rescue practitioner issuing s 189(3) notices

NUMSA and Another v SAA and Others (LC) (unreported case no J424/20, 8-5-2020) (Van Niekerk J) ‘Can a business rescue practitioner appointed under the Companies Act [71 of 2008] dismiss […]

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Recent articles and research – July 2020

Accessing articles from publishers For LexisNexis articles contact: customercare@lexisnexis.co.za for the publication details. For individual journal articles pricing and orders from Juta contact Philippa van Aardt at pvanaardt@juta.co.za. For journal […]

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Employee support amidst the COVID-19 pandemic in South Africa

A recent article by Tages-Anzeiger ‘Companies must pay share of rent for employees working from home’ (www.swissinfo.ch, accessed 17-6-2020) has reignited the value of a 2019 decision of the Federal […]

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Legal questions brought by COVID-19

As South Africa moves to Level 3 of the COVID-19 Risk Adjusted Strategy, the country and indeed the legal profession has had to grapple with the new regulations implemented by […]

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Letters to the editor – June 2020

PO Box 36626, Menlo Park 0102 Docex 82, Pretoria E-mail: derebus@derebus.org.za Fax: (012) 362 0969 Letters are not published under noms de plume. However, letters from practising attorneys who make their identities […]

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Practical tips for legal practitioners working from home

In his address to the nation on 23 March, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced that South Africa (SA) would be placed under lockdown in an attempt to stop the further spread […]

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How will COVID-19 impact the buying and/or selling of property?

Following the announcement by President Cyril Ramaphosa on 23 March of a 21-day nationwide lockdown and then the announcement of the extension of that lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic, […]

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