March

May 28, 2020

Mahlangu and another v Minister of Police (1393/2018) [2020] ZASCA 44 (21 April 2020)

The parties successfully sued the Minister of Police for Unlawful arrest in the High Court, however they appealed the case on the basis of the damages […]
May 22, 2020

BUSINESSES FACING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

Considering the state of South Africa’s pre-pandemic economy, COVID-19 and the concomitant lock-down could arguably not have come at a worse time for businesses and individuals […]
May 22, 2020

Muhammed Bin Hassim Mohamed and others v The President of the Republic of South Africa and others

In the case of Muhammed Bin Hassim Mohamed and others v The President of the Republic of South Africa and others, there was an urgent application […]
May 22, 2020

Mahlangu and another v Minister of Police (1393/2018) [2020] ZASCA 44 (21 April 2020)

Summary This matter concerned the unlawful arrest of one Mr Mahlangu and his co-accused Mr Mtsweni (hereinafter referred to as the First & Second appellant respectively). […]
May 22, 2020

Victim’s rights group: ‘Declare Road Accident Fund an essential service’

In light of the Corona Virus and the lockdown imposed, Victim’s rights group have petitioned to declare Road Accident Fund an essential service. With thousands of […]
March 30, 2016

Emergency Medical Care Tariff increased with effect from the 1st of April 2015

A Board Notice was published in the Government Gazette on the 22nd of May 2015 advising that the emergency medical tariff has been increased by 6.5% […]
March 30, 2016

Statutory Cap in respect of Loss of Income and Loss of Support Adjusted

With effect from the 30th of April 2015 the statutory cap which is used to calculate the cap on loss of income and loss of support […]
March 30, 2016

Bus driver sentenced to three years after fatal crash

Mbombela – A bus driver convicted on four counts of murder and 62 counts of attempted murder after the bus he was driving collided with a […]
March 30, 2016

Judge slams RAF for ‘Wasting Time’

Pretoria – A high court judge has given the Road Accident Fund a severe tongue-lashing for “defending matters which are not defensible and thus not only […]