Category: Statement of claim

Unprotected strikers dismissed: Inadmissible hearsay evidence

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Advocate fees liability: Attorney must pay fees

Solomon SC v Junkeeparsad Regarding liability for advocates fees the high court confirmed that the attorney may legally be sued personally and a judgment can legally be entered against him because he instructed counsel as...

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Unlawful employment termination: Reinstatement not granted

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Contemplating operational termination: Jinchuan model

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Performance incentive bonus: Remuneration or benefit?

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Wage disparity dispute: Free and fair competition?

Golden Arrow Bus Service (Pty) Ltd v SARPBC (Trade Unions) The dispute indirectly dealt with unfair discrimination and a wage disparity of about 59% in the same occupational level but there was insufficient evidence placed...

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Reconciling labour statutes: Age discrimination

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Defamatory statements penalised: Lawyer protected

Katz v Welz (Chaucer Publications) Defamatory statements made and published concerning a prominent attorney penalised in an action for damages which is one that seeks to protect the personal rights of persons, including the...

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Returning cattle progeny: Cancellation of sale

Remhoogte CC v Jacob Durr Trust Considering returning cattle progeny a full bench of the high court decided that to allow a ‘mala fide possessor the right of retention, would in my view encourage abuse and self-help as it...

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Intoxicated senior management: Occupational accident?

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Athlete spectator collision: Keep proper lookout

Salie v Western Province Athletics In resolving a claim by a spectator against an athlete involving a collision during a race the high court decided that knowing that a race was underway it could reasonably have been anticipated...

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Tax directive considered: No severance benefits

T v Exclusive Books Group (Pty) Ltd Tax directive considered by high court and decided that employment was not terminated because of reaching 55 years of age and therefore his receipt of the money had nothing to do with his age...

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