Category: 2014 and earlier

Joinder: jurisdiction of CCMA

Numsa v Intervalve (Pty) Ltd (CCT 72/14) [2014] ZACC 35; [2015] 3 BLLR 205; (2015) 36 ILJ 363 (12 December 2014) Today the Constitutional Court reinforced the importance of ensuring that labour disputes are properly referred to...

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Precedent doctrine important: Rule of Law

Turnbull-Jackson v Hibiscus Court Municipality (CCT 104/13) [2014] ZACC 24; 2014 (6) SA 592 (CC); 2014 (11) BCLR 1310 (CC) (11 September 2014) per Madlanga J. [54] The Walele – True Motives controversy brings to the fore the...

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Age discrimination: ConCourt and job applicant

For subscribers only Whilst some judgment summaries are available to all, this judgment summary is reserved for subscribers only. If you are already a subscriber, you can login to see this judgment summary. If you cannot login,...

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Accountability and good governance: ConCourt judgment

Today the Constitutional Court delivered an important judgment dealing with the exercise of executive power and the setting of performance standards for the leadership of state‑owned entities. The judgment concerns the...

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ConCourt and the principle of legality

The effect of the majority decision of the Constitutional Court handed down this morning means that a home builder, despite its skill and good faith, can be deprived of any claim for payment, no matter how enormous its outlay,...

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