Latest Judgments in South Africa

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Positive cannabis test: Discrimination and privacy

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Determining causal link: Merger and dismissals

Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (Pty) Ltd v Competition Commission Determining causal link between retrenching and rehiring at lower salaries and whether it breached condition of merger? "[73] On the issue of the alleged retrenching and rehiring of staff at lower salaries...

Breaching employment contracts: Changes imposed unilaterally

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Retrospective promotion ordered: Translation of posts

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Assessing criminal record: Inherent job requirements

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Flouting important rules: Head of prison

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Binding separation agreements: Probabilities before credibility

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Disgorging secret profits: Secondment agreements

RFS Administrator v SLS and others What are legal requirements when claim relates to disgorging secret profits and what is effect of secondment agreement? "[62] In order to succeed with its claim for disgorgement of profits, RFS was required to establish that there...

Common law development: Good faith negotiations?

Glowing Rooms (Pty) Ltd v Levin NO (Woodlands Trust) Have 'good faith' and 'fairness' been elevated to substantive rules in ongoing development of common law? "[23] In our present contractual regime, the starting point is that a contracting party is entitled to...

Punitive costs awarded: True nature of discretion

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