Articles tagged as South African Law

South Africa has a mixed or hybrid common law system. The South African legal system draws from various other legal systems including, among others, Roman law, Roman-Dutch law, English common law and Germanic law.

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Fair Labour Practices and Labour Relations Act

Constitutional Law

“By implication the court a quo’s reasoning is that employees who have genuine complaints of other unfair labour practices such as unfair ......

Last modified: 20th Aug 2019

Lease Agreement Between Landlord and Tenant

Contract Law

A lease agreement was entered into between the landlord HE Street and the tenant PA Wander. The lease contract was for the tenant to lease the ......

Last modified: 16th Aug 2019

Electronic Contracts

Contract Law


Last modified: 16th Aug 2019

Analysis of the Contribution Legal Positivists

Constitutional Law

Legal positivism started from medieval times where Christians believed that the Ten Commandments were sacred and had pre-eminent value “which was......

Last modified: 15th Aug 2019

History of Corrections System


This paper aims to compare and contrast Canadian, American, South African and English corrections systems. The areas that will be examined will be the common areas that are discussed when considering the progressiveness......

Last modified: 14th Aug 2019

Statute Law or Legislation

Contract Law

Statute law or Legislation is an important source of law in South Africa. They are the written laws as set out by the parliament and provincial legislatures......

Last modified: 12th Aug 2019

Distinguish Between Essentialia and Contract of Employment

Employment Law

Definition: A contract of employment is an agreement between two legal personae (parties) in terms of which one of the parties ......

Last modified: 8th Aug 2019

Dominance of One Party in South African Politics

Administrative Law

1 South Africa’s political landscape is defined as a multiparty parliamentary democracy, whereby the constitutional power is shared ......

Last modified: 6th Aug 2019

Prisoners Right to Vote

Human Rights Law


Last modified: 23rd Jul 2019