Landmark Judgments of South Africa

Landmark Judgments

Access the landmark judgments of South Africa immediately. On the page below are the judgments that we believe break new ground or contribute significantly to the development of the understanding and appreciation of the law.  These are the landmark judgments in the topics that we monitor and are listed in chronological order. We use our years of knowledge and experience to pick out those judgments that we believe are landmark judgments. Every interested person should have at least read our understanding of these landmark judgments.

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Positive cannabis test: Discrimination and privacy

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Punitive costs awarded: True nature of discretion

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Exercising political rights: Non-senior staff

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Excluding contractual liability: Exemption clause considered

Fujitsu Services Core (Pty) Ltd v Schenker SA (Pty) Ltd Does excluding contractual liability for intentional acts of employees when handling goods of customers fall foul of public policy? "[142] The making of prior special arrangements in writing by Fujitsu with...

Effective administrative authority: Powers of municipality

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Replacements during lockout: When strike ends?

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Collective workplace conduct: False assumptions?

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Agricultural land levies:

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Extinctive prescription examined: Mental incapacity

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Necessary repair expenses: Negotiorum gestio

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