SUPREME COURT OF APPEAL OF SOUTH AFRICA

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Judgments 2009

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  Citation & Summary
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174 The Minister of Finance v Golden Arrow Bus Services (115/2008) [2009] ZASCA 174 (4 Dec 2009) 04 Dec
173* Theart v Deon Minnaar NO (483/08) and Senekal v Winskor 173 (Pty) Ltd (007/09) [2009] ZASCA 173 (3 Dec 2009) 03 Dec
172 Pahad Shipping v SARS (529/08) [2009] ZASCA 172 (2 December 2009) 02 Dec
171

Mostert v The State (338/2009) [2009] ZASCA 171 (1 Dec 2009)

01 Dec
170 Director of Public Prosecutions v Mngoma (404/08) [2009] ZASCA 170 (1 Dec 2009) 01 Dec
169

Fletcher v S (171/09) [2009] ZASCA 169 (1 Dec 2009)

01 Dec
168

Duncan v The Minister of Environmental Affairs and Tourism (2/2009) [2009] ZASCA 168 (1 Dec 2009)

01 Dec
167

Jacobs v Imperial Group (693/2008) [2009] ZASCA 167 (1 Dec 2009)

01 Dec
166

Pricewaterhouse v Van Vollenhoven NO (261/2009) [2009] ZASCA 166 (1 Dec 2009)

01 Dec
165

Pienaar v Brown (48/2009)[2009] ZASCA 165 (1 Dec 2009)

01 Dec
164 Singh v The State (367/2009) [2009] ZASCA 164 (30 November 2009) 30 Nov
163

Minister of Safety & Security v Slabbert (668/2008) [2009] ZASCA 163 (30 November 2009])

30 Nov
162

SP & C Catering Investments (Pty) Ltd v The Body Corporate of Waterfront Mews (84/09) [2009] ZASCA 162 (30 November 2009)

30 Nov
161

Leeuw v First National Bank (516/2008) [2009] ZASCA 161 (30 November 2009)

30 Nov
160

Pappalardo v Hau (63/08) [2009] ZASCA 160 (30 November 2009)

30 Nov
159 City of Cape Town v Real People Housing (77/09) [2009] ZASCA 159 (30 November 2009) 30 Nov
158

Turbek Trading v A & D Spitz (565/08) [2009] ZASCA 158 (27 November 2009)

27 Nov
157

Century City Apartments v Century City Property Owners (57/09) [2009] ZASCA 157 (27 November 2009)

27 Nov
156

Hawekwa Jeugterrein v Byrne (615/08) [2009] ZASCA 156 (27 November 2009)

27 Nov
155

Competition Commission v Telkom (623/08) [2009] ZASCA 155 (27 November 2009)

27 Nov
154

Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality v Germiston Municipality Retirement Fund (457/08) [2009] ZASCA 154 (27 November 2009)

27 Nov
153

BP Southern Africa v Mahmood Investments (683/08) [2009] ZASCA 153 (27 November 2009)

27 Nov
152*

Steyn v The State (105/09) [2009] ZASCA 152 (27 November 2009)

27 Nov
151

City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality v Engineering Council of SA (532/08) [2009] ZASCA 151 (27 November 2009)

27 Nov
150

SouthernEra Resources Ltd v Farndell (664/08) [2009] ZASCA 150 (27 November 2009)

27 Nov
149

Sublime Technologies v Jonker and Wilkinson (484/08) [2009] ZASCA 149 (27 November 2009)

27 Nov
148

Umgeni Water v Mshengu (03/09) [2009] ZASCA 148 (26 November 2009)

26 Nov
147

Chretien v Bell (52/09) [2009] ZASCA 147 (26 November 2009)

26 Nov
146

Harrington N.O. v Transnet (32/09) [2009] ZASCA 146 (26 November 2009)

26 Nov
145

Gabriel v Die Staat (073/09) [2009] ZASCA 145 (26 November 2009)

26 Nov
144

Fish Hoek Primary School v G W (642/2008) [2009] ZASCA 144 (26 November 2009)

26 Nov
143

Tecmed v Nissho Iwai Corporation (705/08) [2009] ZASCA 143 (25 November 2009)

25 Nov
142*

Stratgro Capital v Lombard (417/2008) [2009] ZASCA 142 (23 November 2009)

23 Nov
141

Mungal v Old Mutual (56/09) [2009] ZASCA 141 (20 November 2009)

20 Nov
140

Absa v De Villiers (146/09) [2009] ZASCA 140 (17 November 2009)

17 Nov
139

African National Congress v The Municipal Manager, George Local Municipality (550/08) [2009] ZASCA 139 (17 November 2009)

17 Nov
138

Schoombee v Marais (635/08) [2009] ZASCA 138 (9 November 2009)

09 Nov
137

Mkumatela v The Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Municipality (454/2008) [2009] ZASCA 137 (6 November 2009)

06 Nov
136

Tshavhungwa v NDPP (328/09 & 593/08) [2009] ZASCA 136 (2 November 2009)

02 Nov
135

Edcon v Pillemer (191/2008) [2009] ZASCA 135 (5 October 2009)

05 Oct
134

Coetzee v The State (502/08) [2009] ZASCA 134 (30 September 2009)

30 Sep
133*

Rudolph v The State (484/09) [2009] ZASCA 133 (30 September 2009)

30 Sep
132

Tuch v Myerson (447/09) [2009] ZASCA 132 (30 September 2009)

30 Sep
131

Polaris v The Registrar of Companies (595/08) [2009] ZASCA 131 (30 September 2009)

30 Sep
130

Consolidated News Agencies v Mobile Telephone Networks (510/08) [2009] ZASCA 130 (29 September 2009)

29 Sep
129

Randfontein Municipality v Grobler (543/08) [2009] ZASCA 129 (29 September 2009)

29 Sep
128

Roads Agency Limpopo (Pty) Ltd v Murray & Roberts Construction Ltd (496/08) [2009] ZASCA 128 (29 September 2009)

29 Sep
127

Mr Video (Pty) Ltd v Nu Metro Filmed Entertainment (Pty) Ltd (472/08) [2009] ZASCA 127 (29 September 2009)

29 Sep
126

Road Accident Fund v PF Cloete NO (474/08) [2009] ZASCA 126 (29 September 2009)

29 Sep
125

Botha v S (425/08) [2009] ZASCA 125 (30 September 2009)

30 Sep
124

Selsley Farm v Mhlongo (301/08) [2009] ZASCA 124 (28 September 2009)

28 Sep
123

Ntshangase v MEC: Finance Kwa-Zulu Natal (402/08) [2009] ZASCA 123 (28 September 2009)

28 Sep
122

Du Rand v Faerie Glen (302/08) [2009] ZASCA 122 (28 September 2009)

28 Sep
121

Olawale v The State (165/09) [2009] ZASCA 121 (28 September 2009)

28 Sep
120

Cuninghame v First Ready Development 249 (238/08) [2009] ZASCA 120 (28 September 2009)

28 Sep
119

Kiepersol Poultry Farm v Phasiya (230/08) [2009] ZASCA 119 (25 September 2009)

25 Sep
118

McCarthy v ABSA (511/08) [2009] ZASCA 118 (25 September 2009)

25 Sep
117

Jaftha v S (687/08)[2009] ZASCA 117 (25 September 2009)

25 Sep
116

Michele v S (477/08) [2009] ZASCA 116 (25 September 2009)

25 Sep
115

Philani-Ma-Afrika v Mailula (674/08) [2009] ZASCA 115 (25 September 2009)

25 Sep
114

Mamase v The State (175/08) [2009] ZASCA 114 (25 September 2009)

25 Sep
113

Nxumalo v The State (450/2008) [2009] ZASCA 113 (23 September 2009)

23 Sep
112

Guardian National Insurance Co Ltd v Springgold Investments (Pty) Ltd (526/08) [2009] ZASCA 112 (23 September 2009)

23 Sep
111

Riba v State (74/2009)[2009] ZASCA 111 (23 September 2009)

23 Sep
110*

Manong v Minister of Public Works (518/2008) [2009] ZASCA 110 (23 September 2009)

23 Sep
109

Anglovaal v SARS (411/08) [2009] ZASCA 109 (22 September 2009)

22 Sep
108

Zürich v The State (42/09) [2009] ZASCA 108 (22 September 2009)

22 Sep
107

Law Society of the Northern Provinces v Mogami (588/08) [2009] ZASCA 107 (22 SEPTEMBER 2009)

22 Sep
106

City of Johannesburg v Gauteng Development Tribunal (335/08) [2009] ZASCA 106 (22 September 2009)

22 Sep
105

Kruger v Goss and another (603/08) [2009] ZASCA 105 (21 September 2009)

21 Sep
104

Espag v Hattingh (348/2008) [2009] ZASCA 104 (21 September 2009)

21 Sep
103

Ronbel v Sublime (555/08) [2009] ZASCA 103 (18 September 2009)

18 Sep
102

Rockbreakers and Parts (Pty) Ltd v Rolag Property Trading (Pty) Ltd. (498/08) [2009] ZASCA 102 (18 September 2009)

18 Sep
101*

Swanepoel v Nameng (43/2009) [2009] ZASCA 101 (18 September 2009)

18 Sep
100

Kebana v The State (161/09) [2009] ZASCA 100 (18 September 2009)

18 Sep
99

Mia v Verimark Holdings (Pty) Ltd (522/08) [2009] ZASCA 99 (18 September 2009)

18 Sep
98

Bane v D'Ambrosi (279/08) [2009] ZASCA 98 (17 September 2009)

17 Sep
97*

Minister of Safety and Security and others v Loraine Craig (572/08) [2009] ZASCA 97 (17 September 2009)

17 Sep
96*

Manyathse v M & G Media Ltd (415/2008) [2009] ZASCA 96 (17 September 2009)

17 Sep
95

Minister of Safety and Security v Madyibi (643/08) [2009] ZASCA 95 (17 September 2009)

17 Sep
94

Act Computers v NVM Beleggings (648/2008) [2009] ZASCA 94 (17 September 2009)

17 Sep
93*

Kotzè v The State (429/08) [2009] ZASCA 93 (15 September 2009)

15 Sep
92

Cladall Roofing (Pty) Ltd v SS Profiling (Pty) Ltd (515/08) [2009] ZASCA 92 (14 September 2009)

14 Sep
91

Mathebula and The State (431/09) [2009] ZASCA 91 (11 September 2009)

11 Sep
90

Nature’s Choice v Ekurhuleni Municipality (487/08) [2009] ZASCA 90 (11 SEP 2009)

11 Sep
89

Puma v Global Warming (408/08) [2009] ZASCA 89 (11 SEPTEMBER 2009)

11 Sep
88

Petersen v Minister of Safety & Security (514/2008) [2009] ZASCA 88 (10 September 2009)

10 Sep
87

City of Tshwane v Cable City (232/08) [2009] ZASCA 87 (10 September 2009)

10 Sep
86

On-line Lottery Services v National Lotteries Board (536/08) [2009] ZASCA 86 (7 September 2009)

07 Sep
85*

Oudekraal Estates (Pty) Ltd v The City of Cape Town and others (25/08) [2009] ZASCA 85 (3 September 2009)

03 Sep
84*

Kovacs Investments 724 (Pty) Ltd v Marais (323/2008) [2009] ZASCA 84 (20 August 2009)

20 Aug
83

Absa Brokers v RMB Financial Services and others (332/08) [2009] ZASCA 83 (20 August 2009)

20 Aug
82

Volvo v Yssel (247/08) [2009] ZASCA 82 (20 August 2009)

20 Aug
81*

Cronje v Hillcrest Village (325/08) [2009] ZASCA 81 (17 July 2009)

17 Jul
80

The Occupiers of Shorts Retreat v Daisy Dear Investments (245/2008) [2009] ZASCA 80 (3 July 2009)

03 Jul
79*

Du Plessis v Prophitius and Another (204/08) [2009] ZASCA 79 (3 June 2009)

03 Jun
78

Sewpersadh v Dookie (231/08) [2009] ZASCA 78 (1 June 2009)

01 Jun
77

Minister of Trade and Industry v Klein NO (695/08) [2009] ZASCA 77 (1 June 2009)

01 Jun
76

JP Kriel v The Legal Aid Board (138/08) [2009] ZASCA 76 (1 June 2009)

01 Jun
75

Feldman v EMI Music (268/08 & 269/08) [2009] ZASCA 75 (1 June 2009)

01 Jun
74*

Bulkship Union SA v Qannas Shipping Co Ltd (339/08) [2009] ZASCA 74 (1 June 2009)

01 Jun
73

Gibbs v Minister of Justice (234/08) [2009] ZASCA 73 (1 June 2009)

01 Jun
72

Director of Public Prosecutions, Kwazulu-Natal v Ngcobo (165/08) [2009] ZASCA 72 (1 June 2009)

01 Jun
71

Lombard v Landmark & others (343/08) [2009] ZASCA 71 (1 June 2009)

01 Jun
70

Spearhead Property Holdings Ltd v E & D Motors (Pty) Ltd (214/08) [2009] ZASCA 70 (1 June 2009)

01 Jun
69

Makhanya v University of Zululand (218/08) [2009] ZASCA 69 (29 May 2009)

29 May
68

Joubert v Maranda Mining Company (296/08) [2009] ZASCA 68 (29 May 2009)

29 May
67

Mthembu v Transnet t/a Metrorail (157/08) [2009] ZASCA 67 (29 May 2009)

29 May
66

Qaukeni Local Municipality v FV General Trading (324/08) [2009] ZASCA 66 (29 May 2009)

29 May
65

Mshengu v The State (446/08) [2009] ZASCA 65 (29 May 2009)

29 May
64

Henriques v Giles NO (213/08) [2009] ZASCA 64 (29 May 2009)

29 May
63

SARS v Moresport (360/08) [2009] ZASCA 63 (29 May 2009)

29 May
62

Du Plessis NO v Goldco Motor & Cycle Supplies (Pty) Ltd (372/08) [2009] ZASCA 62 (29 May 2009)

29 May
61

Nedbank Ltd v P U Injection Manufacturing (Pty) Ltd (686/08) [2009] ZASCA 61 (29 May 2009)

29 May
60

Momentum Group Ltd v Van Staden NO & another (187/08) [2009] ZASCA 60 (29 May 2009)

29 May
59

Manong v Department of Roads & Transport, Eastern Cape Province (331/08) [2009] ZASCA 59 (29 May 2009)

29 May
58

Kimberley Junior School v The Head of the Northern Cape Education Department (278/08) [2009] ZASCA 58 (29 May 2009)

28 May
57

Mathenjwa v Magudu Game Company (258/08) [2009] ZASCA 57 (28 MAY 2009)

28 May
56

Walker v Santam (410/2008) [2009] ZASCA 56 (28 May 2009)

28 May
55

Minister of Safety and Security v Tyulu (327/08) [2009] ZASCA 55 (27 May 2009)

27 May
54

Erasmus Ferreira & Ackermann v Francis (311/08) [2009] ZASCA 54 (27 May 2009)

27 May
53

St Paul Insurance Co SA Ltd v Eagle Ink System (Pty) Ltd (300/08) [2009] ZASCA 53 (27 May 2009)

27 May
52*

Mazibuko v The National Director of Public Prosecutions (113/08) [2009] ZASCA 52 (26 May 2009)

26 May
51

Grobler v Oosthuizen (299/2008) [2009] ZASCA 51 (26 May 2009)

26 May
50

Manong v Eastern Cape Department of Roads and Transport & others (369/08) [2009] ZASCA 50 (25 May 2009)

25 May
49

Clipsal Australia v Gap Distributors (657/08) [2009] ZASCA 49 (25 May 2009)

25 May
48

Van der Westhuizen v The State (479/08) [2009] ZASCA 48 (22 MAY 2009)

22 May
47

Mia v The State (604/08) [2009] ZASCA 47 (22 May 2009)

22 May
46

Johaar v Die Staat (652/2008) [2009] ZASCA 46 (21 Mei 2009) * Only in Afrikaans

21 May
45

S A Post Office v De Lacy (19/08) [2009] ZASCA 45 (13 May 2009)

13 May
44

King v The Attorneys Fidelity Fund Board of Control (137/2008) [2009] ZASCA 44 (12 May 2009)

12 May
43

Jacobs v Baumann NO (126/08) [2009] ZASCA 43 (8 May 2009)

08 May
42

Botha v NDPP (736/07) [2009] ZASCA 42 (31 March 2009)

31 Mar
41

National Tertiary Retirement Fund v Registrar Pension Funds (221/08) [2009] ZASCA 41 (31 March 2009)

31 Mar
40

Silhouette Investments Ltd v Virgin Hotels Group Ltd (116/208) [2009] ZASCA 40 (31 March 2009)

31 Mar
39

Rudolph v Minister of Safety and Security (380/08) [2009] ZASCA 39 (31 March 2009)

31 Mar
38

Transman v Graham Dick (147/08) [2009] ZASCA 38 (31 March 2009)

31 Mar
37

Fourie Beleggings v CSARS (168/08) [2009] ZASCA 37 (31 March 2009)

31 Mar
36

Langa v Hlophe (697/08) [2009] ZASCA 36 (31 March 2009)

31 Mar
35*

Jeebhai v Minister of Home Affairs (139/08) [2009] ZASCA 35 (31 March 2009)

31 Mar
34

Ulde v Minister of Home Affairs (320/08) [2009] ZASCA 34 (31 March 2009)

31 Mar
33

MEC for Education, Northern Cape v Bateleur Books (Pty) Ltd (298/08) [2009] ZASCA 33 (31 March 2009)

31 Mar
32

Mzizi v The State (524/07) [2009] ZASCA 32 (30 March 2009)

30 Mar
31

Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development v Chonco (159/08) [2009] ZASCA 31 (30 March 2009)

30 Mar
30

SA Broadcasting Corporation v Coop (178/2008) [2009] ZASCA 30 (30 March 2009)

30 Mar
29

Matlholwa v Mahuma (207/08) [2009] ZASCA 29 (30 March 2009)

30 Mar
28

Dube v The State (523/07) [2009] ZASCA 28 (30 March 2009)

30 Mar
27

African Products (Pty) Ltd v AIG South Africa Ltd (659/07) [2009] ZASCA 27 (27 March 2009)

27 Mar
26

Checkers Supermarket v Liondsay (123/08) [2009] ZASCA 26 (27 March 2009)

27 Mar
25

Yellow Star Properties v Department of Development Planning and Local Government (549/07) [2009] ZASCA 25 (27 March 2009)

27 Mar
24

Shoprite v CCMA & Others (315/08) [2009] ZASCA 24 (27 March 2009)

27 Mar
23

Joob Joob v Stocks (161/08) [2009] ZASCA 23 (27 March 2009)

27 Mar
22

Hoërskool Ermelo v The Head of Department of Education: Mpumalanga (219/08) [2009] ZASCA 22 (27 March 2009)

27 Mar
21

Ekurhuleni Municipality v Dada NO (280/08) [2009] ZASCA 21 (27 March 2009)

27 Mar
20

City of Johannesburg v L Mazibuko (489/08) [2009] ZASCA 20 (25 March 2009)

25 Mar
19

Carter v Haworth (177/2008) [2009] ZASCA 19 (20 March 2008)

20 Mar
18

Road Accident Fund v Monani (241/2008) [2009] ZASCA 18 (20 March 2009)

20 Mar
17

D Mnisi v The State (391/08) [2009] ZASCA 17 (19 March 2009)

19 Mar
16

Brink v Premier of the Free State (256/08) [2009] ZASCA 16 (19 March 2009)

19 Mar
15

Melamed & Hurwiz Inc v Goldberg (686/07) [2009] ZASCA 15 (19 March 2009)

19 Mar
14

Mokoena v S (563/08) [2009] ZASCA 14 (19 March 2009)

19 Mar
13

Botha v Law Society (50/08) [2009] ZASCA 13 (19 March 2009)

19 Mar
12

Fourie v Bekker NO (182/2008) [2009] ZASCA 12 (17 March 2009) *Only in Afrikaans

17 Mar
11

Tsedu v Lekota (715/2007) [2009] ZASCA 11 (17 March 2009)

17 Mar
10

Bantry Construction Services v Raydin Investments (128/2008) [2009] ZASCA 10 (17 March 2009)

17 Mar
9

Holeni v The Land and Agricultural Development Bank of South Africa (266/2008) [2009] ZASCA 9 (17 March 2009)

17 Mar
8

Eskom Holdings Ltd v The New Reclamation Group (358/08) [2009] ZASCA 8 (13 March 2009)

13 Mar
7

KPMG Chartered Accountants v Securefin (644/07) [2009] ZASCA 7 (13 MARCH 2009)

13 Mar
6

mCubed International v Singer (118/08) [2009] ZASCA 6 (11 March 2009)

11 Mar
5

City of Johannesburg v Engen Petroleum Ltd (153/2008) [2009] ZASCA 5 (10 March 2009)*

The elevation of four lanes of a road above an intersection amounts to a permanent diversion for the purpose of s 67 of the Local Government Ordinance 17 of 1939 (T).

Media Summary

10 Mar
4

True Motives v Madhi (543/07) [2009] ZASCA 4 (3 March 2009)

03 Mar
3

JR 209 Investments (Pty) Ltd v Pine Villa Estates (Pty) Ltd (617/07); Pine Villa Estates (Pty) Ltd v JR 209 Investments (Pty) Ltd (2/08) [2008] ZASCA 3 (26 February 2009)

26 Feb
2

RMR Commodity Enterprise v The Chairman: Bid Adjudication Committee (92/2008) [2009] ZASCA 2 (20 February 2009)

20 Feb
1

National Director of Public Prosecutions v Zuma (573/08) [2009] ZASCA 1 (12 Jan 2009)

12 Jan