Section 127(1) of the National Credit Act 34 of 2005 (“the NCA”) provides that a consumer under an instalment sale agreement may give written notice to the credit provider to terminate the agreement and return the goods to the credit provider’s place of business. In terms of Section 127(2), the credit provider must within 10 business days give the consumer written notice setting out the estimated value of the goods and any other prescribed information.
The Role and Advantages of Mediation in Modern Legal Practice. It was Ambrose Bierce that wrote “Litigation: a machine which you go into as a pig and come out of as a sausage”. This quote can be amplified by Charles Mackling who said: “The law is a sort of hocus-pocus science, that smile in yer face while it picks yer pocket: and the glorious uncertainty of it is of mair use to the professors than the justice of it.”
Evidentiary breath alcohol testing: A new era for South Africa's drunk drivers. Evidentiary Breach Alcohol Testing (EBAT) was officially reintroduced in the Western Cape on the 1 August 2016. A quick Google search will reveal that not much, in South Africa at least, is known about the new method of breath testing and its capability of leading to a successful conviction.