By Lisa Schmidt (Associate), Lauren Squier (Associate), and Marc Gevers (Candidate Attorney) Introduction This article briefly looks at some of the fundamental duties and roles of both Trustees and Managing Agents in respect of sectional title schemes. Important concepts In order to understand the general concepts of this article, it is necessary to establish the
Case summary written by Jarrod Van Der Heever and checked by Stefan Bezuidenhout. 17 December 2020 Background Xolani Khomo (“the Accused”) pleaded guilty to murder. The provisions of section 51(2) and Part 2 of Schedule 2 of the Criminal Procedure Act (“the Act”) were applicable to the charge in terms of which the Accused, being
By Stef de Gouveia and Saul Mayers Background Fujitsu Services Core (Pty) Ltd (the “Plaintiff”) purchased and imported a consignment of laptops and accessories and engaged the services of Schenker South Africa (Pty) Ltd (the “Defendant”) to assist it as its freight forwarding agent pursuant to the commercial agreement (the “Agreement”) concluded between the parties.
Case summary written by Courtney Altmuner and checked by Danmari Duguid 5 December 2020 Background This is an interlocutory application brought before the High Court of South Africa, KwaZulu Natal Division, Pietermaritzburg (“the Court”), in terms of Uniform Rule 35(3) of the Uniform Rules of Court, in which the Applicant sought a copy of one
Case no: JA78/18 In the matter between: ESKOM HOLDINGS SOC LTD – Appellant NATIONAL UNION OF MINEWORKERS – First Respondent MI MAPONYA AND 7 OTHERS – Second Respondents Held: 21 November 2019Delivered: 06 January 2020 Summary: Contractual claim – employer implementing ad hoc salaryadjustment but not at the amount stipulated in the memorandum – employee