Category: ConCourt judges

Scare skills allowance: Validity of agreement?

MEC: Health, WC v Coetzee    Scare skills allowance issue now before the Constitutional Court after nearly 15 years of disagreement about whether the Agreement applied to medical specialists who were employed by two Cape...

Read More

Res judicata examined: Issue estoppel included

Ascendis Animal Health (Pty) Ltd v Merck Sharpe Dohme Corporation    Res judicata examined and Constitutional Court failed to achieve a majority decision which meant that the judgment of the high court was not overturned. ...

Read More

Indigenous minority languages: Froneman J’s concurrence

Gelyke Kanse v University of Stellenbosch    Indigenous minority languages considered by the Constitutional Court and decided that it was “impossible to set aside or override its conclusion that it was not reasonably...

Read More

Indigenous minority languages: Diminished use and status

Gelyke Kanse v University of Stellenbosch    Indigenous minority languages considered by the Constitutional Court and decided that it was “impossible to set aside or override its conclusion that it was not reasonably...

Read More

Attaching state assets: Right to equality

Moodley v Kenmont School    Attaching state assets considered and Constitutional Court declined to confirm the declaration by the High Court of South Africa, KwaZulu-Natal Local Division, Durban that section 58A(4) of the South...

Read More

Executive decisions considered: Interests of justice

President of RSA v Democratic Alliance    Executive decisions considered and constitutional court refused to advise or guide the president courts should be “loath to fulfil an advisory role, particularly for the benefit of...

Read More

Employment contractual breach: Jurisdiction of high court

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,...

Read More

Land reform considered: Special master appointed

Mwelase v DG: Department of Rural Development and Land Reform Land reform considered and the Land Claims Court directed itself properly and scrupulously to the facts before it which showed failing institutional functionality of...

Read More
Loading