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Liquidation: the effect on leases

  • DLA Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • -
  • South Africa
  • -
  • September 12 2014

Although a tenant's insolvency does not automatically terminate the lease or confer a right upon a landlord to cancel the lease, a landlord is not

The sale of a rental enterprise

  • DLA Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • -
  • South Africa
  • -
  • September 11 2014

In Boschoff v Theron the court applied the said maxim and held that upon transfer being passed to the purchaser the previous landlord is divested of

The effects of publication of a voluntary surrender notice abuse of process vs the law

  • Hogan Lovells
  • -
  • South Africa
  • -
  • August 25 2014

In recent years it appears to have become a common trend for distressed homeowners to publish voluntary surrender notices as a stratagem to stay

Energy update: synopsis of the Infrastructure Development Act 23 of 2014

  • Dentons
  • -
  • South Africa
  • -
  • August 18 2014

The Infrastructure Development Act 23 of 2014 (Act) was assented to on 30 May 2014 and creates the statutory entity that will facilitate strategic

Ruling on leasehold improvements

  • DLA Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • -
  • South Africa
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  • August 8 2014

The South African Revenue Service (SARS) released binding private ruling 177 (Ruling) on 31 July 2014. The Ruling concerned a lease and a sublease and

Reaching old safety frontiers gas certificate

  • Hogan Lovells
  • -
  • South Africa
  • -
  • July 23 2014

Most people may or may not be aware that should you have gas appliances installed on you property, you need a “gas certificate” for such installations

Do you need the Minister’s consent to take an option to purchase agricultural land?

  • ENSafrica
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  • South Africa
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  • July 15 2014

Section 3(e)(i) of the Subdivision of Agricultural Land Act (the Act) provides that agricultural land shall not be sold or advertised unless the

VAT considerations between developers and owners of land

  • DLA Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • -
  • South Africa
  • -
  • July 11 2014

Where a registered vendor for Value-added Tax (VAT) purposes disposes of vacant subdivided land or developed properties in the course and furtherance

Exclusive leases with anchor tenants in South Africa

  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • -
  • South Africa
  • -
  • June 25 2014

The South African Competition Commission has recently concluded its investigation into the potential effects on competition of exclusive lease

In Africast (Pty) Ltd v Pangbourne Properties Limited 2014 ZASCA

  • DLA Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • -
  • South Africa
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  • June 4 2014

In Africast (Pty) Ltd v Pangbourne Properties Ltd, the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) had occasion to consider the law of contract, specifically the