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How Is A Private School To Deal With A Badly Behaved Parent? On the 17th June 2020 the highest court in South Africa gave judgment on the constitutionality of a private school ( some times referred to as an independent school) cancelling a contract for …

Business Rescue proceedings entail the process of attempting to rehabilitate financially distressed companies, and find their legislative authority in Chapter 6 of the Companies Act No. 71 of 2008 (“the Act”). Business Rescue is therefore an alternative legal route for a financially distressed company, as …

Introduction On 8 August 2018, an application was made to the Western Cape High Court for a declaratory order. As judgement was yet to be delivered at the time of the writing of this article, it is based on the court papers, both founding and …

Section 58A(4) of the South African Schools Act84 of 1996 (“SASA”), which states “the assets of a public school may not be attached as a result of any legal action taken against the school”, was challenged as being unconstitutional in Kenmont School and Another v …