November 16, 2017

INTERPRETING NON-VARIATION CLAUSES OF A CONTRACT ALONGSIDE THE ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS AND TRANSACTIONS ACT 25 OF 2002 (“ECTA”)

Having been promulgated in April of 2006 the ECTA is by no means a novel piece of legislation. The ECTA seeks, among other things, to provide […]
May 24, 2017

REGULATIONS TO THE PREFERENTIAL PROCUREMENT POLICY FRAMEWORK ACT 5 OF 2000 (“PPPFA”)

The PPPFA regulates the procurement policy and framework of organs of state. Its purpose is to enhance the participation of Historically Disadvantaged Individuals (HDIs) and small, […]
May 24, 2017

CASE NOTE – LAUBSCHER N.O V DUPLAN AND ANOTHER [2016] ZACC 44:

On the 30 November 2016 the Constitutional Court dismissed an application for leave to appeal an order of the Pretoria High Court, concerning the intestate succession […]
May 24, 2017

THE ADVENT OF THE THIRD GENERATION SECTIONAL TITLE LEGISLATION – IMPLICATIONS FOR OWNERS

Background to Sectional Title Property: The South Africa legislature has recognised the need for a regulatory regime governing the vertical ownership of property. Prior to 1971, […]
May 24, 2017

DRAFTING YOUR LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT SHOULD BE YOUR FIRST PRIORITY

There are two key pieces of legislation which govern the manner in which a deceased estate it devolved upon death, namely the Intestate Succession Act 81 […]