Category: 2016

Services rendered impossible: Hostages not released

Windrush Intercontinental SA v UACC Bergshav Tankers AS (556/2015) [2016] ZASCA 199 (6 December 2016) Maya DP (Shongwe, Wallis, Dambuza JJA and Makgoka AJA concurring) The SCA allowed the appeal from the high court judgment and...

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Student conduct interdicted: General discretion?

Hotz v University of Cape Town (730/2016) [2016] ZASCA 159 (20 October 2016) per Wallis JA (Navsa, Bosielo, Theron and Mathopo JJA concurring) Earlier this year UCT obtained a far-reaching final interdict from the high court...

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Premature eviction notice: Dismissal dispute pending

The SCA allowed the appeal and held that a notice of eviction given in terms of s 8 of Extension of Security of Tenure Act 62 of 1997 (ESTA) before the CCMA has determined a claim for unfair dismissal was premature and invalid. ...

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