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Removing the court's power to decide for the minister of mineral resources
  • Hogan Lovells
  • South Africa
  • July 30 2018

Public officials' decisions aren't always flawless when applying the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act, No 28 of 2002 (MPRDA), and there


If no tax debt, SARS must pay the refund: An interesting judgment about the TAA’s refund provisions
  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa
  • July 13 2018

The judgment dealt with the very pertinent and relevant issue of whether the respondent, SARS, was legally justified in refusing to pay certain


Insurance - a factor when determining civil liability?
  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa
  • July 11 2018

Facts In the Durban’s Water Wonderland case, the plaintiffs were injured on a ride at an amusement park and subsequently claimed damages against the


When culture and law clash
  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa
  • July 9 2018

With 11 official languages and nearly 56 million citizens, South Africa is a true melting pot of diverse cultures, traditions and beliefs. Our


What is the value of a convertible preference share for purposes of determining a capital gain and the payment of capital gains tax? The SCA considers the issue
  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa
  • June 29 2018

The issued preference shares were held by the late Sidney Ellerine (Deceased) and formed part of the share capital of Sidney Ellerine Trust (Pty) Ltd


Customs and Excise Highlights
  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa
  • June 22 2018

Amendments to Schedules to the Customs & Excise Act, No 91 of 1964 (Act): Schedule 1 Part 1: The substitution of tariff subheadings 1701.12, 1701.13


Till death do us part
  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa
  • June 20 2018

Intersecting insurance law and matrimonial property law, the judgment of Naidoo v Discovery Life & others (2022017) ZASCA 88 (31 May 2018) proves an


The capital v revenue question in the context of government grants: The SCA decides in favour of the motor manufacturing industry.
  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa
  • June 15 2018

In the recent case of Volkswagen South Africa (Pty) Ltd v Commissioner for South African Revenue Service 80 SATC 179, the age-old question of whether


Accidents happen but does that make someone liable?
  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa
  • June 13 2018

The Stedalls hosted a weekly prayer group at their home. Mrs Aspeling and her 30-month old child (C) often attended these prayer meetings, at the


Supreme Court of Appeal upholds High Court ruling setting aside unlawful rates regime
  • Adams & Adams
  • South Africa
  • June 13 2018

Recently, the Supreme Court of Appeal (“SCA”) upheld a ruling handed down by the High Court in Pretoria 2 years ago, setting aside an exorbitant rates