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The employee's right to privacy versus the employer's right to monitor electronic transmissions from the workplace.
Privacy is important because it represents human dignity or the preservation of the ‘inner sanctum’. Due to technological developments the operational concerns of employers are continuously threatened or challenged by the ...
The sustainability of the Rotterdam Rules in modern multimodal transport : the possibility of harmony for liability under multimodal carriage contracts.
With the advent of containerisation in the 1960s, there was a significant need to alter the traditional legal approach to the long-distance haulage of goods. The use of containers made it possible for goods to be transported ...
Critically evaluating the machinery of the Domestic Violence Act 116 of 1998 for combating domestic violence in South Africa.
There is an international law duty on South Africa in terms of the Convention on the Elimination of Violence Against Women (CEDAW) and the Convention on the Elimination of Violence Against Woman (CEVAW). Section 12 (1) (c) ...
Advance directives and euthenasia in frail care and the terminally ill.
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A critical analysis of the implementation of the Maintenance Act 99 of 1998 : difficulties experienced by the unrepresented public in the Maintenance Court as a result of the poor implementation of the Act.
Maintenance law in South Africa is based on the existence of the common law concept of the duty of support between dependant parties. As a result of this duty of support, parents are obliged to support their children whilst ...
Sentencing juveniles according to the Child Justice Act: a critical evaluation of application of the principle that "detention must be a measure of last resort and for the shortest possible period of time" in the case law.
The 1990s gave momentum to the Child Justice Movement motivated by the need for a separate criminal justice system to deal with juvenile delinquency. The movement’s focus was on law reform, child detention, and restorative ...
Informal settlements, legislation and planning in South Africa.
Informal settlements in urban areas In South Africa are a result of urbanisation and the inability of past legislation to adequately accommodate informal settlements. The unwillingness of past governments to accept and ...
An analysis of the international regulation of hazardous waste from a South African perspective.
This dissertation briefly explains the effects of continuing the hazardous waste trade, followed by a discussion of Thor Chemicals as a local example of this trade and its effects, before going on to discuss the ...