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Land matters and rural development: 2010
Informality, employment contracts, and social insurance coverage: rights-based perspectives in a developing world context
(Kluwer Law International, 2011)
This contribution critically reflects on rights-based perspectives in relation to the extension of social security, in particular social insurance coverage to those who work informally, with a focus on the developing world. ...
The interpretation and application of article 13(b) of the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction
This article examines how courts in the UK, the USA and South Africa apply and interpret article 13(b) of the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction. Courts in the UK have always adopted a ...
Die bepaling van die 'sentrum van hoofbelange' by oorgrens insolvensies: is die Parmalat-benadering voldoende om die behoeftes van moderne handel te bevredig?
(University of the Free State, 2011)
The determination of the ‘centre of main interests’ in cross-border insolvencies: Is the Parmalat approach sufficient to meet the needs of modern commerce? Despite various viewpoints on the determination of the centre ...
Institutionalisation of African traditional medicine in South Africa: healing powers of the law?
(Unisa (College of Law), 2011)
In line with global trends in law and domestic realities the South African government has been one of the few “new” nations to make significant progress in including traditional health practice in the mainstream healthcare ...
Redesigning the South African unemployment insurance fund: selected key policy and legal perspectives
This contribution examines selected issues from a policy and legal perspective. Against the background of the broader social security reform agenda in South Africa and the vision of a comprehensive social security system, ...
South Africa's constitutional environmental right (generously) interpreted : what is in it for poverty?
Section 24 of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996 provides that everyone has the right to an environment that is not detrimental to his or her health or well-being. The nature and ambit of the environmental ...
Onrus en geweld: 2010
The use of force in effecting arrest in South Africa and the 2010 bill: a step in the right direction?
In South Africa the use of force in effecting arrest is statutorily governed by section 49 of the Criminal Procedure Act 51 of 1977. The inception of the Constitution brought about a dramatic change in South African law ...